Jezeel was called to the Bar in December, 2017 and joined the firm's Commercial Department.
He graduated from St. George’s College in 2012 where he served as Head Boy and pursued his legal studies at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus (“UWI”) where he obtained a Bachelor of Laws degree with Upper-Second Class Honours. His performance and leadership led to him being awarded various scholarships and awards, including the G. Raymond Chang UWI Toronto Gala Scholarship. Jezeel went on to further distinguish himself at the Norman Manley Law School where he acted as one of the Chairs of the Corporate and Commercial Law Working Group and was a member of the law school’s winning Lex-Caribbean Client Interview Competition Team. He was also awarded The K.C. Burke Memorial Prize for being the student with the most outstanding performance in the area of Corporate and Commercial Law.
Prior to joining MF&G Jezeel served the Government of Canada in Jamaica in the Immigration, International Trade and Foreign Policy and Diplomatic Services departments. He also taught law at the high school level and privately tutored law at the LLB and LEC levels. Jezeel is fluent in French, and has been recognized by the French Embassy, The Jamaica Association of French Teachers and the Alliance Francaise de la Jamaique, for his contributions to the French diplomatic core in Jamaica.
Jezeel has a passion for travelling, cooking, music and fine arts and is a member of the Liguanea Art Festival’s organizing team, Jamaica’s largest annual art festival.