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Investment Funds

The world’s top asset management groups, hedge funds, private equity and venture capital firms domicile their funds in leading offshore financial centres like Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands due to the operational efficiencies, speed to market and progressive legislation offered by those jurisdictions.

When choosing a legal service provider offshore you need a name you can trust, not only with the establishment of your fund, but throughout its lifecycle.

Offshore Investment Fund Specialists

Conyers’ dedicated team of fund attorneys, will work with you beyond the initial set-up/structuring phase to assist on your continuing operations and long-term business objectives. We aim to nurture long-standing client relationships with our broad client base that includes leading asset management groups, financial institutions and prime brokers, many of whom have been with us for over 20 years.

Offshore Fund Formation

Conyers represents many innovative and significant hedge, venture capital and private equity funds for start-up funds. Learn more about our services in:

  • Bermuda
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Cayman Islands

Offshore Fund Maintenance, Regulation and Compliance

Our range of expertise extends to providing specialist advice on the day-to-day operations of funds established in our jurisdictions. This includes drafting constitutional, regulatory and compliance documentation and advising on extensive due diligence projects, acquisitions, financings and listings.

Offshore Fund Restructuring, Termination and Distressed Funds

Our investment funds practice is further complemented by a highly regarded litigation and restructuring team which has acted on a large number of high-profile fund-related matters and issues arising out of fund restructuring, contentious winding down and winding up.

Counsel for Leading Fund Managers

  • Counsel to the world’s leading asset management groups and investment funds
  • Highly experienced investment funds team in Asia-Pacific, providing innovative advice and solutions on investment fund matters
  • One of the largest investment funds practices in the British Virgin Islands, advising top-tier hedge fund companies and private equity firms
  • Continue to work with individuals at all levels of Government to promote investment fund practices in our jurisdictions

Conyers Dill & Pearman advises on all aspects of investment funds in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands. With offices in the major international financial centres of Hong KongLondon and Singapore, we are more than able to provide you with our responsive legal services. We are also well equipped to service the Middle East North Africa market, with lawyers who have thorough expertise and understanding of the region.

Dawn C. Griffiths
Director, Head of Bermuda Funds Practice

Bermuda   +1 441 299 4970

Robert J.D. Briant
Partner, Head of BVI Corporate

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1100

Alex Davies

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7375

Guy Cooper

Bermuda   +1 441 299 4938

Anton Goldstein

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1119

Audrey M. Robertson

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1111

Zeppi Barefoot

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7789

Kevin C. Butler
Partner, Head of Cayman Islands Office

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7374

Kiah Estwick

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7785

Nicholas Pattman

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7765

Alex Potts QC
Partner, Head of Cayman Islands Litigation & Restructuring

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7394

Matthew Stocker
Partner, Head of Cayman Corporate Practice

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7382

Maree Martin
Counsel and Head of Knowledge Management - Cayman Islands

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7781

Cora S. Miller

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7786

Jonathon Milne

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7797
Mobile  +1 345 925 2952

Janice Oh

Singapore   +65 6603 0703

Preetha Pillai
Director, Head of Singapore office

Singapore   +65 6603 0707

Alan Dickson

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7790

Andrew Chen
Head Professional Support Lawyer - British Virgin Islands

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1118

Alexis Haynes

Bermuda   +1 441 278 7951

Michael O’Connor

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7395

Rachael Pape

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1114


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