Ms Kimberley Rolle > McKinney, Bancroft & Hughes > Nassau, Bahamas > Lawyer Profile

McKinney, Bancroft & Hughes
PO BOX N-3937

Work Department

Real Estate, Corporate & Commercial, Admiralty, Shipping & Aviation, Foreign & Local Investment, Immigration, Labour & Employment, Tax & Trade.


Partner, Chair of Real Estate and Corporate & Commercial Practice Groups, Vice Chair of Immigration Practice Group


Kimberley A. Rolle is an experienced transactional attorney with a primary focus on commercial and corporate law, real estate and project finance.

Her client roster ranges from ultra-high-net-worth individuals and domestic corporations to large multinational companies and she has been involved in many major projects and developments in the jurisdiction.

Kimberley was called to the English Bar in July 2005 and to the Bahamas Bar in September 2005. She joined the firm the same year and was made a partner in 2015.




The Bahamas Bar Association
Securities Commission of The Bahamas
Bahamas Real Estate Association


University of Reading – LLB. 2004

BPP Law School – BVC 2005

Post Graduate Certificate of Laws with a focus on Corporate and Securities Law from the University of London – PCLL


Outside of her career, Kimberley enjoys spending time with family and friends and is a member of the Nassau Chapter of the Links, Incorporated.


Lawyer Rankings

Bahamas > Corporate law (including banking, finance and M&A)

(Leading individuals)

Kimberley RolleMcKinney, Bancroft & Hughes

The ‘responsive and incredibly knowledgeable’ team at McKinney, Bancroft & Hughes has substantial experience advising on Bahamian and global transactions, and commercial work including financing projects, M&A, loan agreements and regulatory mandates. Trust and private client mandates also make up a notable proportion of the firm’s work, with expertise in estate planning structures and trust matters. Transactional specialist Kimberley Rolle sits as chair of the practice with Alexander Christie, who also handles tax issues, as vice chair. Sean Moree KC and John Wilson KC are active members of the trust and private client practice, Campbell Cleare, III leads the foreign and local investment group, and April Turner focuses on financial services and corporate matters and is also chief operations officer of the firm’s corporate service affiliate. Gia Sands is also a key name to note for transactional and investment-related advice.

Bahamas > Real estate

(Leading individuals)

Kimberley RolleMcKinney, Bancroft & Hughes

McKinney, Bancroft & Hughes’ real estate practice excels across commercial and residential real estate mandates, covering transactional, development and regulatory issues. The group’s work encompasses the purchase and sale of a variety of properties, including cays and islands, resorts, vacation homes and private residences; it also advises on conveyancing matters, leases, hotel and resort developments, and project financing advice. Kimberley Rolle leads the department and focuses on transactions and developments, while group vice chair Alexander Christie also assists with financing work. Timothy Eneas KC is a key contact for conveyancing issues and litigation, while Gia Sands is active in the tourism and leisure sectors, and newly promoted partner Vanessa Hall acts for developers and high-net-worth individuals and families.