Janet Morrison is an attorney-an-attorney and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and holds a master’s degree in Commercial and Corporate Law. In her capacity of an independent director of the Jamaica Stock Exchange, she is a member of the Regulatory & Market Oversight Committee, the Listing Committee, Member Dealers Admissions Committee and the Rules Committee.
Janet is a member of the General Legal Council of Jamaica, the regulatory body for the legal profession. As a member of the Jamaican Bar Association, Janet appeared before the Joint Select Committee of Parliament in deliberations on the Companies Act.
She is a former member of the Insolvency Law Reform Committee which deliberated on reform of the insolvency laws of Jamaica which culminated in the enactment of the Insolvency Act, and, a former member of the sub-committee of the Board of the Jamaica International Financial Services Authority which reviewed a suite of draft legislation to form the legal framework for the establishment of an international financial services centre in Jamaica. She has presented at conferences on Corporate Governance, the Pensions (Superannuation Funds and Retirement Schemes) Act and the Companies Act and contributed legal commentaries in the Jamaican press.