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COMMERCE HOUSE, 181 MAIN STREET, P.O. BOX 961, ROAD TOWN, TORTOLA VG1110, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
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O'Neal Webster ranked in the 2013 edition of IFLR1000

April 2013. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

O’Neal Webster has won praise from peers and clients alike in the areas of Financial and Corporate in the latest edition of the IFLR1000. “They do good business,” one competitor comments.

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O'Neal Webster Partners recognised in the Wealth Industry

April 2013. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

O’Neal Webster is delighted to announce that two of the firm’s partners, Vanessa King and Willa Tavernier, have been recognised as leaders in the wealth industry in the British Virgin Islands by Citywealth’s Offshore Leaders List 2013.

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O'Neal Webster wins prestigious M&A Deal of the Year 2012

April 2013. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

O’Neal Webster has been recognized for the firm’s work on behalf of Luminex Corporation (NASDAQ: LMNX) in connection with its US$50 million acquisition of GenturaDx, Inc.

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Paul B Dennis appointed Queen's Counsel

April 2013. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

The partners of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) law firm of O’Neal Webster are pleased to announce that litigation partner, Paul Barrington Dennis, has been elevated to the rank of Queen’s Counsel. His appointment took effect on March 18, 2013.

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O’Neal Webster hires Chris McKenzie to further strengthen Private Client Team

April 2013. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

The firm is pleased to confirm that Christopher McKenzie TEP MA (Oxon) will be joining O’Neal Webster as a Partner of our private client practice from 1st May 2013.

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O'Neal Webster ranked in the 2013 edition of the IFLR1000

January 2013. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

O’Neal Webster has won praise from peers and clients alike in the areas of Financial and Corporate in the latest edition of the IFLR1000.

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Paul Dennis returns from his judical appointment at the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court

January 2013. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

We are extremely pleased to welcome back litigation partner, Paul Dennis after finishing his temporary judicial appointment at the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court between October 15 and December 31, 2012 on the island of Nevis.

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Paul Dennis appointed to act as Judge of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court

September 2012. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

We are pleased to announce that Partner, Paul Dennis has been appointed by the Judicial and Legal Services Commission to act as a Judge of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court for the period October 15 to December 31, 2012. He will be assigned to the island of Nevis. This is Paul's first temporary appointment to the Judiciary of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court.

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The Bank of Nova Scotia acquires stake in Banco Colpatria from Mercantil Colpatria

June 2012. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

O’Neal Webster acted as BVI counsel to Mercantil Colpatria, S.A. on this transaction, led by Christopher Simpson.

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Court of Appeal solidifies its position on fact based appeals

March 2012. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

O’Neal Webster recently represented Scrub Island Development Group Limited, and Flagship Properties Limited in the Court of Appeal of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court in the recent cases of Chiverton Construction Limited v Scrub Island Development Group Limited BVIHCVAPP 2009/028 and Betteto Frett v Flagship Properties Limited.

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O’Neal Webster acts for Mercantil Colpatria S.A. in billion dollar sale to Scotiabank

March 2012. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

O’Neal Webster recently acted as BVI counsel to Mercantil Colpatria, S.A. in connection with its sale to The Bank of Nova Scotia of a 51% stake in Banco Colpatria, one of Colombia’s leading banks.

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O’Neal Webster named Top Tier Firm

March 2012. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

O'Neal Webster is pleased to announce that it has been named a Highly Commended – Top Tier Firm for 2011 in the British Virgin Islands by InterContinental Finance Magazine.

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O’Neal Webster acts for Mercantil Colpatria S.A. in major acquisition from GE

July 2011. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

O’Neal Webster recently acted as BVI counsel to Mercantil Colpatria, S.A. in connection with its acquisition from General Electric Capital Corporation of a 49.77% stake in Banco Colpatria, one of Colombia’s leading banks.

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The Securities and Investment Business Act, 2010 of the British Virgin Islands

January 2011. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

The Securities and Investment Business Act, 2010 of the British Virgin Islands (A Checklist for Private and Professional Funds)

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O’Neal Webster wins InterContinental Finance Magazine Award

October 2010. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).
O'Neal Webster  is pleased to announce that it has been named Offshore Law Firm of the Year (Banking & Finance) in the British Virgin Islands by InterContinental Finance Magazine in its 2010 Global Magazine Awards. The firm is considered to have performed to exceptional levels during one of the most difficult economic periods ever experienced.

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O’Neal Webster Makes Key Corporate and Banking Appointment

April 2010. Press Releases by O'Neal Webster - Barristers & Solicitors (view listing).

O'Neal Webster is delighted to announce that Christopher Simpson has joined our team as Counsel, Corporate Finance. Prior to joining O'Neal Webster, Christopher practised at Harney Westwood & Riegels for several years in both their BVI and Hong Kong offices.

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