Graduate, Jamaica College, Kingston, 1962; graduate, London College Law, 1971.
Vice president Jamal, Westmoreland Branch, Jamaica, 1974-1976. Chairman Savanna-La-Mar Hospital Regional Board, Westmoreland & Elizabeth, Jamaica, 1977-1980. Senior partner M.N. Hamaty & Company, Westmoreland, Jamaica, 1981.
Director, chairman Westmoreland Environmental Development Company Ltd., since 1994, Campbleton Gardens Ltd., Westmoreland, 1970.
Member national executive council Peoples National Party, Kingston, 1994. Senior Jamaican Senate, Kingston, 1994, 97—. Member Constitutional Commission, Kingston, 1992.
Appointed notary republic Island of Jamaica, 1983. Appointed Queens Counsel, 1992. Member Jamaican Bar Association (council member 1991-1992), Advoicates Association, Cornwall Bar Association (president 1990-1993), Rotary (president 1974-1975), Masons.
Son of Munair Norman and Tatiana Helen (Shoucair) H. Married Merle Allison Foreman, December 16, 1967. Children: Neil Frederick, Gillian Tatiana, Gail Allison.