Dr. Goffe is a former Deputy Director/Legal Counsel of the Jamaica Intellectual Property Office (JIPO) and former Law Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, University of Technology, Jamaica. He is an Attorney-at-Law with over twenty (20) years of experience in several areas of law including intellectual property law, entertainment law, media law and human rights law.
Dr. Goffe holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) Degree from the University of the West Indies, a Master of Laws (LL.M.) Degree in Intellectual Property Law and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree in Law from Queen Mary, University of London. His PhD focused on the protection of traditional knowledge and traditional cultural expressions in the Caribbean