H.H. Judge Howard Morrison OBE, CBE, QC

H.H. Judge Howard Morrison OBE, CBE, QC, was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1977. He practised in criminal, civil and family law until 1986 when he was appointed a Resident Magistrate in Fiji being promoted to Chief Magistrate. He was called to the Fijian Bar and then, during service as an ad hoc Attorney General in the Caribbean in 1989, the Bar of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court.

In 1989 he was appointed OBE for services to the Fijian judiciary. Returning to the UK he was appointed a Recorder of the Crown and County Courts. In later years he defended at both the ICTY in The Hague and the ICTR in Arusha. He was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2001 and a Circuit Judge in 2004. In 2007 he was appointed CBE for services to international law. In 2009 he was appointed as a Judge of the Special Tribunal for the Lebanon but was transferred to the ICTY the same year following the resignation of the then UK judge.