George Armsby Richards
The Honourable George Armsby Richards
Birth:October 26, 1903
Death:April 12, 1997
Place of Birth: St. Vincent
Spouse: Henriette Odessa Richards
Mr. George Armsby Richards served as the Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago from 1962 to 1967.
He attended the Belmont Boys R.C. Primary School.
After which he attended the Tutorial College, London and the University of London where he studied Law and was called to the Bar in 1940.
After studying he returned to Trinidad and Tobago and became a member of the San Fernando Borough Council.
He was the Foundation member of the West Indian National Party in 1942.
Senator George A. Richards served as the first post-independence Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago from 1962 to1967. He was instrumental in the writing of the Constitution and the Industrial Relations Act.
He was the father of the former President of Trinidad and Tobago, George Maxwell Richards.