John Wolf > Campbells > Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands > Lawyer Profile

Cayman Islands
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Work Department

Corporate & Commercial, Shipping, Investment Funds


Managing Partner


John has a wide range of expertise in corporate and commercial matters including investment structures and hedge funds and financial services regulation. His practice also includes mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, corporate reorganisations and restructurings, secured lending and asset finance with particular emphasis on shipping and aircraft acquisitions and financing.

His clients include: hedge funds, investment managers, administrators and broker dealers; major banks and trust companies; major listed companies; and substantial privately held companies.

John has written many papers on corporate and commercial law and has spoken at several conferences including hedge fund conferences and shipping conferences.

Lawyer Rankings

Cayman Islands > Corporate and commercial

At Campbells, the corporate team has a notable track record in complex corporate reorganisations and international M&A transactions. Regularly instructed by multinational corporations and financial services providers, the group provides advice that is ‘nuanced and commercial‘. Managing partner John Wolf has extensive experience in the financial services sector, while corporate practice head Alan Craig receives instructions on a broad range of transactions. Richard Spencer regularly advises start-ups and established technology companies with corporate structuring and fundraising matters. Joint ventures and mining and natural resource transactions are further areas of focus for the team.

Cayman Islands > Banking, finance and capital markets

Cayman managing partner John Wolf and corporate practice head Alan Craig jointly lead Campbells’ banking, finance, and capital markets group, which has a particular focus on equity financing matters, as well as venture capital fundraisings for technology companies. Handling transactions for lenders and corporate borrowers, the team is also capable of assisting clients with debt financing arrangements, typically in the form of convertible loan notes. Other key names include senior associate Charlie Pywell and Richard Spencer; the latter specialises in capital markets transactions, including stock market listings, downstream transactions and fund financing matters.