Dylan Wiltermuth > Carey Olsen > Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands > Lawyer Profile

Carey Olsen
Cayman Islands

Work Department

Banking and Finance; Corporate; Investment Funds


Dylan is counsel in Carey Olsen’s banking and finance practice. His practice focuses on debt and equity capital markets, public and private M&A, securities (including CLOs) and corporate restructurings, particularly in the structured finance, private equity, financial services and energy spheres.

He has spent many years advising clients on complex cross-border transactions across a wide range of jurisdictions and has a demonstrable track record of success in mitigating risk and delivering results. Commercially astute, Dylan is a transactional lawyer with a reputation for implementing complicated deals in a straightforward manner.


Having trained and qualified at Freshfields in London and New York, Dylan was also with Kirkland & Ellis in London before relocating to the Cayman Islands in 2013 and joining an offshore law firm.

He was admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland in 2008, as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales in 2012 and as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands in 2013.


Graduated from Bond University with first class honours in Law.

Lawyer Rankings

Cayman Islands > Corporate and commercial

Carey Olsen’s ‘deep experience and practicality’ in corporate matters makes it a strong choice for a number of early-stage and established companies seeking assistance with high-value transactions. The practice is jointly led by investment funds specialists Nick Bullmore and Jarrod Farley; aviation finance expert Richard Munden, and the ‘highly recommendedAlistair Russell, an experienced adviser who draws superlative praise from clients. Counsel Dylan Wiltermuth is recommended for his capabilities in financial services and energy sector deals.

Cayman Islands > Investment funds

Lauded for its ‘top-notch responsiveness and market knowledge‘, Carey Olsen is regularly engaged by some of the market’s leading institutional investors and asset managers for assistance with high-value fund formations. The practice is jointly led by office managing partner Nick Bullmore, noted for his expertise in fund financing, and Jarrod Farley, roundly praised for his ‘extremely knowledgeable and very commercial‘ approach to both regulated and unregulated investment funds. Counsel Dylan Wiltermuth is a seasoned corporate adviser with ample experience in private equity and listed fund work. Senior associate Shane Westin and ‘responsive and detail-oriented‘ associate Emily Cornhill are also recommended.

Cayman Islands > Banking, finance and capital markets

(Rising stars)

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Fielding a seasoned team of experienced practitioners, Carey Olsen LLP is noted for its proficiency in bank-side financing matters ranging from large-cap funds and domestic projects to Latin American fast-growth company funding rounds. The practice is jointly led by Cayman managing partner Nick Bullmore; investment fund specialist Jarrod Farley; aviation and shipping finance focused Richard Munden; and Alistair Russell, noted for his burgeoning fund finance practice. Counsel Dylan Wiltermuth is a prolific adviser in debt and equity capital markets matters.