Brereton Horne (Barrister) will be joining our ‘How to get into law and succeed’ panel on Saturday 12th January 2013.
Brereton specialises in criminal defence and practises almost exclusively in that area of work. He has been involved is a wide range of cases and offences of varying degrees of complexity. He is a dedicated and committed practitioner who is not apprehensive to promote his clients’ case and to ensure the proper safeguard of their interests. His resolute approach has resulted in him taking several cases to the Court of Appeal. He is thorough in his consideration of matters of law and practice and his progressive approach is admired by colleagues, other professionals and lay clients alike.
Brereton has a keen interest in human rights issues and social justice and such interest took him to contest in parliamentary general elections in St Vincent and the Grenadines. Prior to practising at the bar, Brereton worked for various organisations including Social Security Department, Local Authority and the Citizens Advice Bureaux, all for whom he did advocacy. Brereton lectured in law on the ILEX program and on the LLB undergraduate level.
Brereton has a keen interest in many sports including cricket and football.
Brereton also considers himself an actor and appeared in the film ‘The Wish of a Dying Man’ which premiered at the Odeon cinema at Surrey Quays on 7th May 2011. He is also in another film, ‘Urban Rythms’ to be released soon.