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Cayman Corporate & Commercial


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Our team of Cayman corporate lawyers combines unmatched technical skill with a practical, commercial approach resulting in continued client satisfaction. We are regularly instructed by the world’s leading law firms on behalf of household names in industry and commerce.

Overview

Harneys’ corporate team advises on equity related issues, complex cross-border transactions, joint ventures, mergers, acquisitions and restructurings. Our experienced lawyers have also assisted clients in connection with substantial private equity transactions including management buy outs, public to private transactions, closed end private equity funds and a variety of venture capital deals including Cayman joint ventures. We have also advised on landmark Cayman IPOs and the full spectrum of M&A and JV deals. Additionally we assist clients with the registration of aircraft and aircraft mortgages in the Cayman Islands, as well as those wishing to take advantage of Cayman’s award-winning Special Economic Zone, Cayman Enterprise City.

With strong networks in key markets around the world, Harneys’ Cayman attorneys understand the business environment in which our clients operate. We also work alongside incorporation experts and corporate secretaries from our fiduciary company to provide integrated corporate and legal services as needed.
 

Our services include:

  • Equity capital markets
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Re-organisations and disposals
  • Re-domiciliations
  • Voluntary liquidations
  • Cayman start ups
  • Corporate restructuring
  • Stock exchange listings
  • Sale and purchase documentation
  • Regulatory advice
  • Aircraft registration
  • Ship registration
  • Establishment of ownership structures
  • Management and administration of ownership structures
  • Cayman Enterprise City
  • Intellectual property
  • Insurance






 

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Contacts

Jonathan Culshaw
Jonathan Culshaw

Managing Partner
Hong Kong
Marco Martins
Marco Martins

Managing Partner
Cayman Islands
Lewis Chong
Lewis Chong

Partner
Vancouver
Ian Gobin
Ian Gobin

Partner
Cayman Islands
Matt Taber
Matt Taber

Partner
Cayman Islands
Jon McLean
Jon McLean

Senior Associate
Cayman Islands
Daniella Skotnicki
Daniella Skotnicki

Senior Associate
Cayman Islands
Carolynn Vivian
Carolynn Vivian

Senior Associate
Cayman Islands
Elkie Rose
Elkie Rose

Associate
Cayman Islands
Catharina von Finckenhagen
Catharina von Finckenhagen

Associate
Cayman Islands
Jessie Xu
Jessie Xu

Associate
Hong Kong
Publications

Articles & Updates

Does your Bermuda, BVI or Cayman Company need to complete a W8 form? We can help 
Cayman Islands AEOI – reporting deadline extended to 31 August 2017 
Cayman Islands AEOI – notification deadline extended to 31 July 2017 and further updates 
Cayman Islands automatic exchange of information – further update for Cayman Islands investment funds 
Foundation Companies in the Cayman Islands 
Cayman Islands proposes introduction of beneficial ownership registers 

Guides

Limited Liability Companies in the Cayman Islands 
Guide to continuing obligations of a Cayman Islands exempted limited partnership closed-ended fund 
Guide to Continuing Obligations of a Cayman Islands Registered Mutual Fund 
Guide to Continuing Obligations for Cayman Islands Exempted Companies 
BVI and Cayman companies and UK property investments – a perfect match? 
Guide to the Securities Investment Business Law 

Recent Experience

Harneys advises on restructuring of Synot Group  
Harneys advises Aluminum Corporation of China Overseas Holdings Limited in relation to its proposed privatisation of Chinalco Mining Corporation International 
Harneys advises on Ku6 Media Co., Ltd. merger with Shanda Investment Holdings 
Harneys acts for Virgin Group