William Peake is a partner in our London office and frequently spends time in our Cayman Islands office. He regularly advises banks and investment vehicles and their liquidators, shareholders, directors and associated individuals in relation to disputes.
Prior to joining us, William gained broad litigation and insolvency experience at Maples and Calder, predominantly in the Cayman Islands. William is the lead partner acting for the official liquidators of a Cayman SPV in relation to the US$9.2bn Saad litigation. This is the longest running trial and most high value case ever litigated in the Cayman Islands Grand Court. William leads the firm’s London and Cayman teams working on the case, providing time sensitive advice to the London based office holder.
William is a "Recognised Practitioner".Chambers and Partners, 2019
William is "highly professional, diligent and commercially astute, and has exceptional strategic and legal talent".Legal 500, 2019
- Ireland (not practising)
- England and Wales (not practising)
- Solicitor of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court
- Cayman Islands
- Trinity College Dublin (LLB)