With over 14 years’ experience as a legal practitioner and financial services provider, Tonjaka has extensive knowledge of the regulatory ecosystem of several jurisdictions with specific knowledge of Saint Lucia and the legal framework of its Citizenship by Investment Programme. He is Canadian by birth but Saint Lucian by naturalisation, and has gone through an immigration process similar to many of our clients. He brings with him expertise and firsthand experience.
He was subsequently qualified to practice as an Attorney at Law in Saint Lucia. Tonjaka is the director and principal Partner of Fortgate Offshore Investment a principal partner for Sterling Legal Ltd and of course one of the principal partners for Sterling Citizenship Advisory Partners Inc.
Education & Experience
In 2000 - First degree is in Economics from Carleton University, Ottawa Canada, graduating with honours
In 2003 - L.L.B in Business and Finance Law from Brunel University in London
In 2004 - Completed his Bar vocational programme at the Inns of Court School of Law at City University London
In 2004 - Called to the Bar of England and Wales and also to the Bar of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court
Corporate & Commercial Law
Restructuring & Insolvency
Bond Registration and Dematerialisation