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Legal Notices


Harneys is the official trading name of Harney Westwood & Riegels. We practice the laws of the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Cyprus and Anguilla and do not provide legal, tax or other advice or in respect of any other jurisdiction. A list of the firm’s partners is available here. The firm’s standard terms and conditions of engagement which apply to all work carried out in the absence of alternative written agreement are available here.

Hong Kong

The resident partners of Harney Westwood & Riegels are Jonathan Culshaw, Ian Mann, James Noble, Junko Shiokawa, Monica Chu, Ellie Crespi, Raymond Ng, Chai Ridgers, Paul Sephton and Joanne Verbiensen.


Harney Westwood & Riegels Singapore LLP (registration number T13LL2450G) is registered in Singapore under the Limited Liability Partnership Act (Chapter 163A) with limited liability.


Aristodemou Loizides Yiolitis LLC is licensed proprietor and user of the trade name “Harneys” granted by Harney Westwood & Riegels.  Aristodemou Loizides Yiolitis LLC is a Cyprus private company limited by shares with company number H.E. 243977, and is registered as a lawyers’ limited company with the Cyprus Bar Association under registration number 104.


Bermuda legal services are provided through an exclusive association with Zuill & Co which is an independently owned and controlled Bermudian law firm. Ownership details and professional qualifications are available at Zuill & Co's registered office: Continental Building, 25 Church Street, Hamilton HM12. 

United Kingdom

Harney Westwood & Riegels LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England & Wales with registration number OC302285.  VAT No. 795563084.  

Mainland China

Registered with the PRC Ministry of Justice under Cyprus Aristodemou Loizides Yiolitis LLC Shanghai Representative Office, part of Harneys’ global network of offices. 

Harneys Fiduciary
For legal notices concerning our associated corporate and fiduciary services businesses please see http://www.harneysfid.com/legal-notices/index.

​Privacy and data protection

Data and IT security

Harneys follows best practices for security in all areas. This includes formal onboarding and exit procedures for staff, robust logical access controls, strong password policies and tight physical and environmental security. Data leak prevention is augmented by careful asset management and encryption of all remote access sessions and corporate mobile devices. The network perimeter is secured by a multi-tiered firewall structure; internal systems are comprehensively covered by anti-virus software; and an intrusion detection system and other vulnerability monitoring tools are also in place.
Only best-of-breed hardware and software systems are installed, including for email security, document management, network security and mobile device management. Data is backed up frequently and backups rotated in accordance with a strict schedule. All backups are encrypted, and off-site copies are transported and stored by specialist service providers.
Global Tax Code of Conduct

We have a Global Tax Code of Conduct which sets out clear principles to assist partners and employees of Harneys and Harneys Fiduciary in the judgments they make in relation to advice given and services provided with respect to our clients’ affairs which have or may have tax consequences. For more information about our Global Tax Code of Conduct please contact one of our partners.

Terms of Use


All information on this website or any of our apps, including but not limited to designs, logos, text, graphics, information architecture, coding, documents and information (content), is the property of Harneys. The copyright, trademarks and other intellectual property in the content are owned by Harneys or its licensors.
You may read the content and make copies for your own personal use. You may also download/print documents and information from this website for the purposes of reading it or circulation within your organisation so long as any copies you make are complete, unaltered and are properly attributed to Harneys. If you wish to use the information for any other purpose, you must obtain our prior written consent.  If you wish to ask for such permission or to obtain further information please contact marketing@harneys.com.

You may not create any electronic links to this website or our apps without our prior consent. Please send any such requests to marketing@harneys.com.
The linked sites included in this website or our apps (if any) are not under the control of Harneys and are included for convenience only. We do not endorse or accept any responsibility for any content on or any software downloaded from any website linked to this website or our apps. The inclusion of any link does not imply an endorsement by Harneys of the linked website nor a relationship between us and the organisation providing the linked website.

The content of this website and our apps is for general information purposes only for the clients and professional contacts of Harneys.  No other use of the content is permitted without the prior written consent of Harneys.
The content does not purport to be comprehensive nor does it constitute legal advice and it should not be relied on or treated as a substitute for legal advice. While every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained on this website or our apps is complete and accurate at the date of publication, Harneys gives no warranty as to the adequacy, accuracy or completeness of the information contained on this website or our apps, and accepts no liability arising from any inaccuracy or omissions in or the use of or reliance on the information contained in this website or our apps. Harneys accepts no responsibility for any loss of whatsoever sort and howsoever arising which might occur from reliance by any person on the content of this website or our apps. You should take formal legal advice on any particular matter. If you require legal advice on a matter, please contact your usual contact at Harneys or email marketing@harneys.com