The Department of Justice and Attorney General today swore in a new judge of the National and Supreme courts.
He is Justice Kenneth Frank.
The event was held this morning at the Government House in the presence of other judges, Governor General, Michael Ogio and Chief Justice, Salamo Injia.
Frank graduated with a Law degree from the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) and was admitted to the bar in 1990.
At the time of his appointment, Frank was practising with Young and Williams Lawyers and has appeared as counsel in many civil and commercial cases in the high courts.
Frank’s appointment brings to 37 the total judges serving in the high courts (both acting and permanent).