Hon. Hugh Hart, O.J. (Chairman)

Hugh Hart was admitted to the Bar at Grays Inn, England in 1953 and admitted as a Solicitor in Jamaica in April 1956. Mr. Hart is a former Senior Partner and Consultant with the firm Clinton Hart & Co. He is also a founding Partner of Hart Muirhead Fatta where he practises commercial law, specialising in the areas of taxation, real estate development, mining and corporate restructuring. He has considerable experience in government, having served as a member of the Jamaican Senate from 1980-1993, as Minister of Mining & Energy from 1983 -1989 and as Minister of Tourism from 1984 –1989.

In 2011, Mr. Hart was awarded the Order of Jamaica for outstanding contribution to the legal profession and the Bauxite and Mining sectors.