Mrs Michelle Deveaux > McKinney, Bancroft & Hughes > Nassau, Bahamas > Lawyer Profile

McKinney, Bancroft & Hughes
MAREVA HOUSE, 4 GEORGE STREET
PO BOX N-3937
NASSAU, BAHAMAS
Bahamas

Work Department

Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner,
Trusts and Private Client, Competition Law, Labour & Employment Law

Career

Michelle Deveaux is a lawyer of 19 years She was first called to the Bar in 2001 having obtained a Bachelor of Laws degree in 1999 and attended The Sir Hugh Wooding Law School. Michelle also obtained a Master of Laws degree from UWI in the area of Corporate and Commercial Law and has previously served on the faculty of both of her alma mater Universities. Having developed a robust   practice across several jurisdictions including the British Virgin Islands, Barbados, Guyana and The Bahamas, she became a partner of the Firm in 2019. Michelle regularly represents and advises high net worth individuals, institutional fiduciaries, banks and corporate clients on trust and estate administration matters, insurance and property disputes inclusive of cross-border litigation. She also leads the Firm’s competition law practice and represents the regulator in The Bahamas.

Languages

English

Memberships

Trusts and Private Client, Competition Law, Labour & Employment Law

Education

Masters of LawS, LL.M – University of the West Indies (UWI) (2006)

Bachelor of Laws, LL.B – University of Guyana (1999)

Legal EducatioN Certificate – Sir Hugh Wooding LAW SCHOOL (2001)

Leisure

Dance