Eric Flaye is an Associate in the Corporate department of Conyers Dill & Pearman in London. Eric has been recognised as a ‘Rising Star’ in the 2020 edition of Legal 500 United Kingdom (offshore firms in London) and as a ‘Next Generation Lawyer’ in the 2019 edition of Legal 500 Caribbean (Corporate and commercial).
Eric has a broad corporate practice with particular expertise and interest in private investment funds, mergers and acquisitions, and joint ventures.
Eric has acted for many notable PE/VC sponsor groups on numerous fundraising, transactional and restructuring matters. He also has extensive experience with carried interest plans and management incentive plans, and is a key member of the Firm’s growing Fintech (blockchain & digital assets) practice.
Eric was recognised as a ‘Next Generation Lawyer’ in the 2019 edition of Legal 500 Caribbean (corporate and commercial).
Eric moved to the BVI in 2015 with 7 years’ of onshore transactional experience (first, with Herbert Smith Freehills’ Tier 1 M&A/PE team in Sydney, then later with Sullivan & Cromwell in London). He relocated back to London in early 2019.
‘Shadow directorship risk for lenders in informal workout scenarios’ (2009) 3 JASSA: The Finsia Journal of Applied Finance 32