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COMMERCE HOUSE, WICKHAMS CAY 1, PO BOX 3140, ROAD TOWN, TORTOLA, VG1110, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
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Work +1 284 852 1000
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www.conyers.com
Grand Cayman, Hamilton, Hong Kong, London, Singapore, Tortola

Lauren Peaty

Tel:
Work +1 284 852 1123
Email:
Web:
www.conyers.com/people/view/lauren-peaty/
Conyers

Work Department

Litigation & Restructuring

Position

Associate

Career

Lauren Peaty is an Associate in the Litigation & Restructuring department of Conyers in BVI. She joined Conyers in 2017.

Lauren’s practice covers a breadth of areas in commercial and civil litigation, including civil fraud, shareholder disputes, and professional negligence.

Prior to joining Conyers, Lauren was a solicitor in the Litigation Department of Withers LLP, London, United Kingdom where she assisted in large international trust disputes, international arbitration cases as well as a wide range of fraud related matters.

Lauren enjoys advising a broad variety of clients, including high net worth individuals, investment firms, family offices, companies and trustees.

Languages

English

Education

  • Nottingham Law School, 2008
  • Cambridge University, 2006


British Virgin Islands

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Conyers Dill & Pearman is frequently involved in international litigation work in the BVI, and has acted on many of the reported cases before both the Commercial Court and the Court of Appeal. Highlights included acting for KMG International in enforcing a high-value arbitration award, by tracing and taking steps to recover allegedly stripped assets; and advising Renaissance Ventures in a claim and counterclaim surrounding the ownership of approximately 33 per cent of Comodo Holdings and counter-allegations of dishonesty. BVI office litigation and restructuring head Mark Forte specialises in complex cross-border litigation and contentious cross-border insolvency, and is recognised for his emergency interim relief work and considerable insolvency experience; Richard Evans is particularly focused on shareholder disputes, particularly Asia-sourced matters, and contentious insolvency. Also highly rated are Jerry Samuel and counsel Tameka Davis, while the associates to note are Matthew Brown, Lauren Peaty and Alecia Johns, who joined from Guildhall Chambers, Withers LLP and O'Neal Webster, respectively.

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