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COMMERCE HOUSE, WICKHAMS CAY 1, PO BOX 3140, ROAD TOWN, TORTOLA, VG1110, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
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Grand Cayman, Hamilton, Hong Kong, London, Singapore, Tortola

British Virgin Islands

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 1

Conyers

Conyers is consistently involved in large and complex banking, finance and capital market transactions in the BVI. Robert Briant heads the corporate department and advises on a broad range of financing work, and Anton Goldstein regularly handles high-profile deals; Goldstein recently led advice to Gold Fields on several high-value bond issuances. Also key to the group is counsel Audrey Robertson, who assists with public offerings and multi-jurisdictional financing transactions, and has particular expertise in commercial and private aircraft financings. Rachael Pape and Marcus Hallan are experienced associates.

Leading individuals

Anton Goldstein - Conyers

Robert Briant - Conyers

Rising stars

Rachael Pape - Conyers

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Corporate and commercial
Corporate and commercial - ranked: tier 1

Conyers

Conyers is singled out for its advice on large and complex transactions and M&A deals; the group also fields senior funds specialists. Head of the BVI corporate department Robert Briant is focused on M&A and acts for joint venture companies and investment vehicles; he also provides specialist advice to hedge funds and private equity funds, and handles a broad range of financing transactions. Briant recently advised Philips on its acquisition of EPD Solutions, a BVI company that is an innovator in image-guided procedures for cardiac arrhythmias. Anton Goldstein has a broad corporate practice with particular expertise in M&A and private equity work, while Audrey Robertson and Nicholas Kuria are the key names to note at counsel level. Rachael Pape and Marcus Hallan are experienced associates.

Leading individuals

Anton Goldstein - Conyers

Robert Briant - Conyers

Rising stars

Marcus Hallan - Conyers

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Conyers

'A go-to firm for high-value, BVI-based litigation', Conyers' BVI office has 'a pre-eminent boutique dispute resolution practice'. The group acts in commercial litigation, shareholder disputes and emergency interim relief work, as well as insolvency and restructuring matters involving schemes of arrangement, liquidation and asset tracing. The practice also acts in substantial trust litigation representing trustees, protectors and beneficiaries. Litigation and restructuring head Mark Forte recently acted for KMG International in the enforcement of a high-value arbitration award, and Richard Evans is notably focused on shareholder disputes, particularly Asia-sourced work, and contentious insolvency matters. Also key to the team are Jerry Samuel and newly promoted partner Tameka Davis, while Matthew Brown, Lauren Peaty and Alecia Johns are experienced associates.

Leading individuals

Mark Forte - Conyers

Richard Evans - Conyers

Next Generation Partners

Tameka Davis - Conyers

Rising stars

Alecia Johns - Conyers

Matthew Brown - Conyers

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Investment funds
Investment funds - ranked: tier 2

Conyers

Conyers' BVI team comprises senior funds specialists, who advise on the day-to-day operations of funds from initial fund formation and structuring to subsequent restructuring issues and the winding up of funds. BVI corporate department head Robert Briant provides specialist advice to hedge funds and private equity funds; other key contacts include Anton Goldstein and counsel Audrey Robertson.

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