In Cayman, Conyers has been offering legal advice to clients around the world since 2004. Our experienced team of lawyers has earned a reputation among our clients for technical skill, quality service and market insight.

If you are looking to do business in the Cayman Islands, you need a firm that understands your business objectives and provides responsive and commercial advice.

Conyers acts on behalf of many of the world’s largest corporations, banks, insurance companies, asset management groups and HNW families and individuals.

Our expertise covers a wide range of corporate and financial sectors and transactions, including capital markets, M&A, investment funds, insurance, structured finance and securitisations, particularly in the aviation and shipping industries.

In the event of disputes, you can benefit from the experience of our litigation and restructuring team, who are recognised leaders in the region. Insolvency and funds litigation are the core of Conyers’ practice, we also advise on trust disputes, shareholder conflicts and breach of directors’ duties.

If you are establishing a company, fund or trust, Conyers Client Services can provide you with a range of corporate administration, secretarial, trust and company management services to meet your long-term needs.

  • 20 lawyers ranked in the Legal 500
  • Ranked Band 1 in Chambers & Partners High Net Worth guide

Global network, local knowledge

We understand that multi-jurisdictional transactions require a highly coordinated service. Leveraging the expertise of our teams around the world, we work seamlessly and efficiently to provide you with 24/7 support where you need it.

Corporate

Our Cayman corporate practice offers advice on matters including investment funds, insurance and reinsurance, private equity, banking, finance, capital markets and public company registrations.

  • Investment Funds

Our lawyers have extensive specialist expertise in hedge funds, private equity and venture capital transactions. We advise major investment houses, private equity firms, corporations and financial institutions throughout Europe, the Americas, MENA, Asia and the ASEAN regions. We can help you navigate this complex and fast evolving arena and manage the specialised issues relating to funds and private equity, providing responsive service through our global network of offices.

  • Capital Markets

Capital markets and structured finance feature prominently in our Cayman corporate practice. We have advised on some of the region’s largest deals and continue to be a frontrunner in the industry.

  • Insurance & Reinsurance

Our team of highly respected insurance practitioners have extensive knowledge of the Cayman regulatory framework and can offer a range of services including advice on alternative risk transfer such as captives, catastrophe bonds, ILS, and insurance derivatives.

  • Aviation & Shipping

Conyers has robust aviation and shipping practices. Cayman entities are often used in cross-border financing structures for the financing of commercial aircraft. Our lawyers are at the forefront of financing work in this space and have advised on various types of asset financing structures, capital markets transactions, securitizations and acquisition finance matters.

Litigation & Restructuring

The litigation & restructuring team in our Cayman office is a recognised leader due to the reputation of our lawyers specialising in commercial litigation, trust litigation, asset tracing, shareholder disputes, insurance and insolvency & restructuring. Our lawyers have also been appointed to act as leading counsel, expert witnesses, arbitrators and mediators in many important cases before the courts.

Private Client & Trust

Our private client and trust lawyers receive numerous instructions on trust matters concerning inheritance structuring, private investment arrangements and inter-generational asset transfers, both at the local and international level.

Conyers Client Services

Conyers Client Services provides corporate administration, specialised company management services and trustee services to a large number of Cayman entities.

Contacts

Kevin C. Butler

Partner, Head of Cayman Islands Office

Cayman Islands

Matthew Stocker

Partner, Head of Cayman Corporate Practice

Cayman Islands

Alex Potts KC

Partner, Head of Cayman Islands Litigation & Restructuring

Cayman Islands

Robert Lindley

Partner, Head of Cayman & BVI Private Client & Trust

British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands

Paul Scrivener

Independent Consultant

Cayman Islands

Maree Martin

Counsel and Head of Knowledge Management - Cayman Islands

Cayman Islands

Charlotte Cloete

Head of Conyers Corporate Services (Cayman) Limited

Cayman Islands

Jarladth Travers

Senior Vice President and Head of Conyers FIG (Cayman) Limited

Cayman Islands

Mark Mugglestone

Vice President at Conyers FIG (Cayman) Limited

Cayman Islands

Joan Bolton

Trust Services Manager

Cayman Islands

Mesha Christian

Senior Manager, Conyers Trust Company (Cayman) Limited

Cayman Islands

All Cayman Islands Contacts