Judge Seymour Panton
|1968||Called to the Bar at Lincoln’s Inn, London|
|2007 – 2016||President of the Court of Appeal of Jamaica|
|1999 – 2007||Judge of Court of Appeal Acting Judge of Court of Appeal|
|1998 – 1999||Puisne Judge Acting Puisne Judge Resident Magistrate|
|1986 – 1999||Assistant Clerk of Courts Lucea, Hanover|
|1981 – 1986||Clerk of Courts Deputy Clerk of Courts|
|1978 – 1986||Acting Crown Counsel|
|1964 – 1966||Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions|
|1969 – 1971||Legal Assistant to the Attorney General of the Cayman Islands|
|1969||Senior Crown Counsel Government of the Cayman Islands|
|1971 – 1973||Acting Judge of the Grand Court Government of the Cayman Islands|
|2008 – present||Member
Commonwealth Secretariat Arbitral Tribunal
|1982 – 1988||Council Member
Commonwealth Magistrates and Judges Association
|1977 – 1978||President Cayman Islands Cricket Association|
|Former Vice President of the Association of Resident Magistrates, Jamaica.|
|Former Associate Tutor at the Norman Manley Law School.|
|Former Lecturer and Examiner for persons sitting the Deputy Clerk of Courts Qualifying Examinations.|
Order of Jamaica July 2007.
Commander of the Order of Distinction (“CD”) for “Outstanding service to the Judiciary” 2006.
Recipient of a Fullbright grant to observe the operations of the American Judicial and legislative systems, 1990.
Cornwall Bar Association for “Outstanding Service to the Legal Profession” 2007.
Cornwall Bar Association for “Outstanding Service to the Legal Profession” 1995.