Banking and Finance
Corporate and Commercial
Restructuring and Insolvency
Tax and Regulatory
Property and Real Estate
Shipping and Aircraft
Leonard Birmingham has been a partner with Harneys since 1997 and is Global Head of Corporate. He has extensive experience in all aspects of BVI and Anguillan corporate law and also advises on banking and insolvency law. His client base spans the globe and consists mainly of established public and private companies, founders and investors in start-up companies, company directors and shareholders, law firms and banks. This international practice has afforded him the opportunity to be involved in initial public offerings and listings on major stock exchanges in New York, London, Singapore, Amsterdam and Oslo.
Leonard advises on joint ventures and private placements, mergers, takeovers, corporate restructuring, directors' duties, shareholder rights, banking, insolvency, project finance, asset finance and special purpose vehicles for tax or corporate structures. He is a notary public in the British Virgin Islands.
Leonard is consistently ranked as one of the leading corporate lawyers in the jurisdiction by Chambers, IFLR 1000 and The Legal 500.
Leonard is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.