Firm Profile > Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries > Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries Offices
1 Cayman Financial Centre
36A Dr. Roy's Drive P.O. Box 2510
Grand Cayman KY1-1104
Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries > The Legal 500 Rankings
Corporate and commercial Tier 4
Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries' 'super-responsive team solves problems' thanks to expertise spanning M&A, private equity, start-ups and disposals, joint ventures, group reorganisations, the incorporation of corporate vehicles, schemes of arrangement, and cryptocurrency and blockchain technology work. Managing director Chris Humphries heads up the corporate team and has a range of experience across private equity mandates, joint ventures, M&A and general corporate matters. Chairman Andrew Hersant is also highly regarded. Aaron Walker departed to Mourant Governance Services.
‘Appreciated for ease of contacting partners and speed of the firm’s responsiveness‘.
‘Good business-focused guidance at reasonable charge-out rates‘.
‘Chris Humphries is incredibly responsive to all client matters, regardless of the size or perceived importance of an issue’.
MGG Investment Group
Bruin Sports Capital
Cerberus Business Finance
Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas
Jetstream Aviation Capital
Dispute resolution Tier 4
Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries focuses on commercial, insurance and insolvency related disputes, and has been particularly active in disputes involving director duties issues, schemes of arrangement and voluntary liquidation matters. Practice head Richard Annette made partner in 2018.
British Caymanian Insurance Company
Island Heritage Insurance Company
Allianz Global Corporate Risks US Insurance Company
Frontera Resources Corporation
Frontera International Corporation
Pacific Overseas Financial Corporation
Investment funds Tier 4
Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries' key areas of expertise span fund formation and structuring work, cryptocurrency investments, and the Cayman aspects of fund and portfolio transactions. The 'very commercial practice' also assists smaller clients and fund managers with preparing fund documents, and advises on fund restructurings and regulatory matters. Chris Humphries leads the funds department, which also fields chairman Andrew Hersant. Aaron Walker joined Mourant Governance Services.
‘The team gives prompt responses and is able to distill complex questions into easy-to-understand issues‘.
Mariner Investment Group
Tricadia Capital Management
EKT Active Fund
Real estate Tier 4
Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries regularly advises on the purchase, sale and development of commercial and residential properties in Cayman encompassing hotels, large commercial buildings and multi-unit residential developments. The team also assists with financing matters, leases and tenancy issues. Local business head Buck Grizzel is the main adviser.
Silver Thatch Heights
Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries > Firm Profile
Founded in 2002 by several leading attorneys in the Cayman Islands, Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries is a client orientated firm offering a full range of corporate, commercial and litigation advice from our attorneys who have a wide range of experience in international transactions gained over many years.</p><p>Our attorneys have a proven track record in advising leading international law firms, insurance and reinsurance companies, banks, investment companies, trust companies, high-net-worth individuals and court appointed receivers in relation to capital markets and structured finance transactions, corporate and commercial law, insurance, investment funds, banking, insolvency, and corporate recovery. Other specialisations include marine, shipping, real estate and trusts.</p><p>The firm also has a strong litigation department with extensive expertise in business, financial and personal litigation with strong practice areas in civil litigation, criminal law/fraud and white collar crime, arbitration, [and] regulatory matters and liquidations.</p><p>The firm provides a full range of specialised fiduciary services through its affiliate, Stuarts Corporate Services Ltd.
|Corporate & Investment Funds||Chris Humphriesemail@example.com||+1 345-814-7911|
|Litigation & Dispute Resolution||Richard Annettefirstname.lastname@example.org||+1 345-814-7920|
|Corporate & Investment Funds||Jonathan McLeanemail@example.com||+1 345-814-7930|
|Immigration & Local Business||Buck Grizzelfirstname.lastname@example.org||+1 345-814-7919|
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Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries, a leading Cayman Islands law firm, is pleased to announce that Richard Annette and Aaron Walker have been promoted as the firm’s newest partners, effective January 2018.
The following information relates to the enactment of The Cayman Islands Data Protection Law, 2017 ("DPL"), which came into effect on 30 September 2019.
Toby –v- Allianz Global Risks US Insurance Company, FSD 152 of 2013 (IMJ), Judgment delivered on 29 August 2018
Jonathan McLean has been hired as the firm’s newest partner, effective July 2019.
Initial Coin/Token Offerings (“ICOs”) are becoming an increasingly popular means of fundraising for new projects and utilise blockchain technology to do so.
The Cayman Islands government has now introduced legislative changes which will require relevant companies (“Relevant Companies”) to prepare and maintain a register of beneficial owners (the “Register of Beneficial Owners”).
The Cayman Islands Data Protection Law, 2017 (the "DPL"), came into effect on 30 September 2019.