Justice Minnet Hafiz-Bertram was sworn in as New Justice of Appeal. Justice Minnet Hafiz-Bertram was today sworn in as a Justice of the Belize Court of Appeal by the Governor General, Sir Colville Young. Justice Hafiz-Bertram who is originally from Guyana, has served as a Supreme Court Judge in Belize since 2007. Before her appointment to the Supreme Court, she was Register General and Registrar of the Supreme Court. She also served for sometime as Crown Counsel in the Attorney General’s Ministry. Justice Hafiz-Bertram’s appointment as a Justice of Appeal takes effect from 15th February 2013 and will last until she attains the age of 65 years. She is presently 51 years old. The next sitting of the Court of Appeal commences on the 12th March 2013 in Belize City.