Ms. Skeeta Chitan LLB (Hons), LEC
Skeeta was admitted to practice in Grenada in October 2012 after acquiring a Bachelor of Laws Degree (with Honours) from the University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus in Barbados and a Legal Education Certificate of Merit at the Hugh Wooding Law School in Trinidad & Tobago.
Skeeta’s academic life has been punctuated with several notable achievements, namely being the recipient of the following awards: The Grenadian Island Scholarship Award (2005) awarded to the top Grenadian performer in the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examinations (CAPE); The Department of Youth National Award (2006)in recognition of her exemplary performance in the field of Education; Legal Education Certificate of Merit from the Hugh Wooding Law School (2012) having attained at least nine ‘A’ grades over the two-year course of study comprising 11 law courses; The H. Aubrey Fraser Memorial Award (2012) awarded to the top performer in Ethics, Rights and Obligations of the Legal Profession at the Hugh Wooding Law School; The Fitzwilliam, Stone, Furness-Smith & Morgan Award (2012) presented to the top performer in Civil Procedure and Practice II at the Hugh Wooding Law School; The Council of Legal Education Prize (2012) for the most Outstanding Year II student; and The Book Specialist Prize (2012) for the First Outstanding Year II student.
She has represented Grenada as its CARICOM Youth Ambassador and as its Representative in special sessions in the United Nations. She has served as Secretary of the Grenada Bar Association and continues to work closely with the current Executive Council. After her admission to the Grenada Bar in 2012, Skeeta worked as an Associate Attorney-at-Law at two local law firms before joining Principal Attorney-at-Law Mr. Dickon Mitchell in January 2017 in the newly formed Mitchell & Co.
Her areas of practice are diverse and include Civil Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution, The Law of Intellectual Property, Family Law, Employment Law, Company Law, Insurance Law, Real Property Law, Contract Law and Succession Law.
Skeeta enjoys reading and watching movies as modes of relaxation.