Paul Davie Chiotcha

Principal Resident Magistrate

I am a young legal professional of about seven years’ experience. I am currently working as a Principal Resident Magistrate within Malawi Judiciary. I seat as court of first instance with jurisdiction for both civil and criminal matter. I help to dispense justice and advance human rights for the vulnerable. I have a Master of Laws Degree (LLM) in International Human Rights Law from University of Sussex in the United Kingdom. I also have a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) Degree from University of Malawi. I am a qualified lawyer and admitted to the Malawian bar. My area of interests are rule of law, human rights, international law, criminal law and criminology.