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Garry Manley is a partner in the Isle of Man office who has extensive experience of advising on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, venture capital and private equity investments, international securities offerings, corporate restructurings and corporate governance issues.

Garry has a First Class law degree from Oxford University, and before joining Appleby he practised for almost a decade as an English lawyer in the London, Hong Kong and New York offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP.

Some recent examples of Garry’s representative work include advising the second Basalt Infrastructure Partners fund on its recommended takeover of AIM-listed Manx Telecom plc for approximately £255.9 million and advising Thomas Miller Investment on the sale of its offshore private client investment management business to Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management.


Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales; Isle of Man Advocate; Solicitor in the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands).


Oxford University (University College)

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Isle of Man > Corporate and commercial

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Isle of Man > Gambling

Appleby‘s group operates under the leadership of Claire Milne, who is a recognised expert in the gambling sector and was formerly chair of the Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission. Milne advises on commercial and regulatory work, with expertise in other complementary areas including IP, IT and fintech mandates. Corporate transactions are another core area of focus for the practice, with Kyle Sutherland advising on capital markets and restructuring work. Garry Manley similarly advises on corporate and regulatory matters, with added expertise in employment issues.