Angeline Martijn sworn in as Acting Joint Court Judge

Acting Judge Angeline Martijn taking the oath.


WILLEMSTAD–Angeline Martijn was sworn in as Acting Judge at the Joint Court of Justice of Aruba, Curaçao, and St. Maarten, and of Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba by Vice-President of the Court of Curaçao and Bonaire Mauritsz de Kort. Martijn (45) hails from Aruba and has been a Judge in Training in Curaçao since 2015. For the past two years she has been working as an Acting Judge in civil and criminal cases at the Court of First Instance. Martijn will now continue working as an Acting Joint Court Judge in criminal cases.


  The new Acting Judge finished her law studies at the University of Aruba in 2003. That same year she started working as a lawyer employee, which she continued to do for seven years at two law offices in Aruba.   From 2010 until 2015, Martijn was a senior legal policy advisor of the Government of Aruba. Before Martijn started to study law, the former Colegio Arubano student followed an education in Facility Management in Groningen, the Netherlands.

Source: The Daily Herald