[www.inewsguyana.com] – Guyanese born Attorney Arudranauth Gossai, has been appointed Acting Director of Public Prosecutions for St. Kitts and Nevis.
At age 36, Mr. Gossai is believed to be that country’s youngest DPP and was admitted to practice in the Bars of Guyana in 2004.
He previously served as the Crown Counsel in the Attorney General’s Chambers in St. Kitts.
According to reports out of that country, he has been appointed to act in the post for three months. He made his first appearance at Court in his new position on Thursday.
A graduate of the Hugh Wooding Law School, the Guyanese born Gossai worked in St. Kitts and Nevis’ Attorney’s General’s Chambers from 2005 – 2012.
During his stint as Crown Counsel, he also served as a member of the legal team representing the government, on several high profile ‘political’ cases.
He moved into private practice in 2012 working as an Associate Attorney with Gonsalves Parry.
Mr. Gossai has served as Counsel to the National AIDS Secretariat, and in various capacities with the Saint Christopher and Nevis Bar Association; he is currently a member of the Association’s Disciplinary Committee. [West Indies News Network]