Katrina Lindsay > Carey Olsen > Tortola, British Virgin Islands > Lawyer Profile

Carey Olsen
RODUS BUILDING
ROAD REEF MARINA, PO BOX 3093
ROAD TOWN, TORTOLA
British Virgin Islands

Work Department

Senior Associate

Position

Katrina advises on a broad range of funds, corporate finance and real estate finance matters.

During her three years at the Carey Olsen Jersey office, she has acted on a number of high-profile transactions, including the establishment of the largest real estate fund to be listed on the London Stock Exchange. In addition to working with global financial institutions and leading international law firms, Katrina also worked closely with local businesses, advising on various matters relating to Jersey property unit trusts, limited partnerships and protected or incorporated cell companies.  

Katrina has now been with the Carey Olsen BVI office for 2 years and has gained full and varied experience advising clients from around the globe on BVI corporate, financing and regulatory matters.

Career

Katrina completed her legal traineeship with Brodies LLP and qualified as a solicitor in Scotland in 2013. 

She obtained the LLB Honours from Strathclyde University in Glasgow and completed the Diploma in Legal Practice at the University of Glasgow. 

Lawyer Rankings

British Virgin Islands > Banking, finance and capital markets

Acting for a mixture of financial institutions, corporates, borrower groups and investment managers, Carey Olsen derives strength from its expertise in real estate finance transactions, specifically those with significant UK dimensions. Managing partner Clinton Hempel , who divides his time between the firm’s South Africa and BVI offices, also handles refinancing mandates and secured facility matters. Providing assistance on the most complex transactions are senior associate Katrina Lindsay  and Elizabeth Killeen , the latter of whom was promoted to partner in July 2021.

British Virgin Islands > Corporate and commercial

Noted for its ‘deep knowledge’ and ‘engaging and committed’ approach, Carey Olsen’s corporate practice is underpinned by complex cross-border M&A work. Managing partner Clinton Hempel , who divides his time between the firm’s South Africa and BVI offices, also advises on corporate restructurings and corporate governance issues, among other strands of work. Providing assistance on the most complex transactions are senior associate Katrina Lindsay  and Elizabeth Killeen , who was promoted to partner in July 2021.