Four new lawyers admitted to the bar

By Tulifau Auva’a

APIA: TUESDAY 04 MARCH 2014: Four new lawyers were admitted to the Samoa bar in a brief ceremony this morning.

Justice Patu Tiava’asu’e Falefatu Sapolu presided over the ceremony.

In welcoming the new lawyers, he warned them of the difficult task ahead of them.

“The law is based on commonsense, do not take the easy way,” said Patu.

“Some cases, you may win and also there are some cases you may fail.’’

He congratulated to the 4 lawyers on their achievements.

The new lawyers are: Timothy Fadgen, Rev. Tofiga Tosiane, Violina Tailua Leilua and Mearold Solofa Viliamu.

Timothy is an American working at the Attorney General Office.