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FORT ANNE, DOUGLAS, IM1 5PD, ISLE OF MAN
Tel:
Work 01624 638300
Fax:
Fax 01624 638333
Email:
Web:
www.cains.com

Peter Clucas

Tel:
Work 01624 638361
Email:
Cains

Work Department

Litigation.

Position

Director and principal fee-earner within the litigation department. Areas of practice include: general commercial litigation matters, insolvency and money laundering matters. Also acted for numerous Manx and foreign liquidators covering cross-border insolvency issues. Peter has considerable experience advising on a broad range of applications to Isle of Man courts, particularly relating to capital and debt restructuring, including the use of Manx schemes of arrangement.

Career

Manx advocate 1993; English solicitor 2005 (currently non-practising).

Member

International Compliance Association.


Isle of Man

Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Peter Clucas - Cains

Within: Dispute resolution

Cains’ Peter Clucas represented the FSA in two appeals against previously imposed prohibition orders against individuals, and obtained a number of court approvals with regard to significant corporate transactions and the transfer of insurance schemes for clients such as LCLI. On the white-collar crime front, Robert Colquitt continues to advise Stuart Smalley & Coand its insurers on the civil law aspects of the imprisonment of a former consultant following the discovery of a large-scale fraud and theft scheme, and Hogan Lovells International LLP appointed him to enforce a number of Russian and English High Court judgments in the Isle of Man against a Russian individual. Seth Caine recently obtained an anti-suit injunction on behalf of Excalibur Almaz against a Japanese businessman to stop him from filing claims against the client in Texas; senior associate Jacqui Owens is also a key name to note and is currently defending Nedbank in claims pertaining to allegations of fraudulent payment requests.

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