Wimalasena joins High Court bench

New judge Rangajeeva Wimalasena takes his oath at the State House. Picture: SUPPLIED

RANGAJEEVA Wimalasena was sworn-in to the High Court of Fiji yesterday as a new judge by the President Jioji Konrote.

Mr Wimalasena who will join the High Court bench has been serving as a resident magistrate in Fiji for the past seven years and has 19 years experience in the legal profession.

He completed his Bachelor of Law from the Open University of Sri Lanka and went on to complete his Masters of Law at the University of Colombo.

Significantly, Mr Wimalasena has also been trained as an accredited mediator from the Singapore Mediation Centre and gained a Graduate Certificate in Policy and Governance from the University of Technology.

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