Eugeina T. Butler | Lawyer | Providence Law

Eugeina T. Butler

Partner

 

BAR ADMISSIONS: The Commonwealth of the Bahamas (2011)

PRIMARY PRACTICE AREAS: General Civil Litigation; Personal Injury; Employment Law; Mortgages and Conveyances; Wills and Probate; Divorce and matrimonial matters inclusive of adoptions.

EUGEINA'S BACKGROUND: Eugeina T. Butler is a Partner and member of the Civil Litigation and Real Estate practice at Providence Law. She joined the Firm in 2013 and is experienced in a wide variety of legal areas. The scope of her practice includes general civil litigation, personal injury, employment law, mortgages and conveyances, wills and probate, divorce and matrimonial matters inclusive of adoptions.

Eugeina received her Associates of Arts Degree in Law and Criminal Justice from the College of The Bahamas in 2006, then went on to complete her Bachelor of Laws Degree at the University of the West Indies in 2009. She then completed her Legal Education Certificate at The Eugene Dupuch Law School in 2011, and was also called to The Bahamas Bar in 2011. Since being called to the Bar, Eugeina has dedicated herself to advocating for her clients and continues to strive for excellence in the legal arena. Eugeina appears often before the Supreme Court of The Bahamas, and has made stellar representations on behalf of corporate clients before the Court of Appeal.

ACHIEVEMENTS, APPOINTMENTS, and AFFILIATIONS: ​

  • Member of the Bahamas Bar Associations Legal Aid Committee; March 2014 to Present. 

  • Participant in Bahamas Bar Association’s Training Seminars inclusive of the revision of the Supreme Court Rules, Trial preparation/Courtroom etiquette, Value Added Tax Act and Probate; Nassau, The Bahamas - 2013 to present.

  • Participant in the Annual Legal Aid Clinics; Nassau, The Bahamas - 2013 to present.

  • Participant in the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Seminar; Nassau, The Bahamas - 2013 to present.

EDUCATION: The College of The Bahamas - AA Law & Criminal Justice, Nassau, Bahamas, 2003-2006; University of West Indies - LLB (Hons), Nassau, Bahamas, 2006-2009;The Eugene Dupuch Law School - L.E.C (Hons), Nassau, Bahamas, 2009-2011.

MESSAGE FROM EUGEINA: Although litigation is one of my passions, I often encourage clients to also consider alternative avenues to bring a more satisfying and cost effective resolution to a dispute. This quality has resulted in timely settlement of numerous disputes to the satisfaction of the client.

 

Apart from my legal career, I highly value time spent with family. When I am not spending time with family, I enjoy pouring my energy into the lives of young people. I am a newly appointed Director of the INSPIRE Group Limited; a program geared toward youth and adolescent mentoring and development.