The Partners of Higgs & Johnson extend congratulations to Mr. Oscar N. Johnson, Jr. Q.C., its Co-Managing Partner, who has been appointed Queen’s Counsel. This is the highest and most prestigious honor in the legal profession which recognizes Oscar’s many years of esteemed counsel and service in the administration of justice in The Bahamas.
Oscar has provided stellar leadership at the Firm in many capacities including that of Managing Partner, Global Managing Director and as Chair of the Litigation Practice Group. He has 36 years of experience practicing a full range of Corporate and Commercial law specializing in complex commercial and civil litigation, admiralty law, insurance and employment law. He is praised by clients for his ‘very business oriented approach’ and noted as a ‘respected litigator who is renowned in the market.’
Senior Partner, Philip C. Dunkley Q.C., in congratulating Oscar noted, “His many years of exemplary hard work and his performance as a leading Litigator unquestionably warrant such recognition. I personally welcome Oscar to the ranks of the Inner bar and have every confidence that he will prove to be a popular and meaningful addition to the Inner Bar.”
Higgs & Johnson remains committed to being a world-class, local and offshore provider of legal and professional services. Appointments such as this are a reflection of this commitment and global recognition for excellence and integrity.