Nick Herrod > Maples Group > Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands > Lawyer Profile

Maples Group
PO BOX 309
UGLAND HOUSE, SOUTH CHURCH STREET,GEORGE TOWN
GRAND CAYMAN KY1-1104
Cayman Islands

Work Department

Dispute Resolution & Insolvency 
Finance

Position

Nick is of counsel at Maples and Calder’s Dispute Resolution & Insolvency team in the Maples Group’s Cayman Islands office. He provides a wide range of advice on international restructurings, contentious and non-contentious insolvency issues, structured finance and derivatives.  He specialises in cross-border insolvency, schemes of arrangement and structuring transactions to mitigate against the risks of insolvency.

Career

Nick joined the Maples Group in 2015.  He previously worked for Allen & Overy LLP in London.

Memberships

Nick is co-chair of the Insolvency Lawyers’ Association’s technical committee.

Education

Royal Holloway University of London, UK, BA (Hons), Modern History, Economic History and Politics, 1995

College of Law, London, UK, CPE (commendation), 1996

College of Law, Chester, UK, LPC (distinction), 1997

Lawyer Rankings

Cayman Islands > Dispute resolution

(Next Generation Partners)

Nick HerrodMaples Group

Lauded for its thorough attention to detail and ‘client focused, imaginative approach‘, Maples Group fields an almost unparalleled offering in big-ticket, cross-border litigation, representing clients in high-profile insolvencies, fair value appraisal proceedings, and investment fund disputes. The sizeable team is jointly led by James Eldridge, a ‘master tactician’ who specialises in insolvency issues and distressed funds work, and Caroline Moran, a seasoned litigator who has most recently handled a number of s.238 cases and cross-border Chapter 11 restructurings. Noted for his capabilities in private equity focused disputes and asset tracing, Luke Stockdale has been engaged on cases concerning the enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards, including appeals to the Privy Council. Promoted to partner in January 2022, Nick Herrod focuses on cross-border insolvency and schemes of arrangement while the ‘first-class’ Adam Huckle, another recently promoted partner, specialises in international trusts disputes and contentious regulatory proceedings.