Mrs Vere Brathwaite graduated from the University of the West Indies, Lincoln's Inn and the Council of Legal Education in London. She established her law practice in Barbados in 1985 with a heavy concentration in Corporate Law, International Business Law and Land Law.
In addition, Mrs Brathwaite provides Corporate Secretarial services to a number of companies in Barbados.
She is a member of the International Tax Planning Association, the Commonwealth Lawyers' Association and of the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn, England. Mrs. Brathwaite is also a former Senator of Barbados.