CARYL A. E. LASHLEY is a Barrister and of more than 35 years’ standing with experience in Litigation, Family, Corporate and Trust matters. A Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, she is proficient both as an Arbitrator and a Mediator. Her professional memberships include: FIDA (International Federation of Women Lawyers); The Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP) 1996 – Present; International Bar Association; Bahamas Bar Association, where she served as Secretary from1992 – 1995, and as Chairperson of Ethics Committee, 2000 – Present. She has been a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators since 2012, and in 2014 she obtained an advanced certificate in Trust and Estate Mediation from STEP. She is also a member of B.R.E.A (Bahamas Real Estate Association).
Caryl’s civic memberships include The Nassau Chapter of The Links, Incorporated, where she was the Charter President, The Public Hospitals Authority Medical Ethics Committee, Board Member of The Elizabeth Estates Children’s Home, and many national committees on HIV/AIDS, including the AIDS Foundation of the Bahamas, where she served as President for 5 years.