Harneys is the British Virgin Island’s largest law firm with dedicated practice groups for all areas of commercial legal practice, each led by experienced professionals. Harneys was the first legal practice in the BVI over 60 years ago, and we continue to play a leading role in the industry.
Extremely professional and personable. They have deep knowledge on their subject matters, are always clear and transparent regarding their fee quotes, and are always fast to reply and react. Having open discussions whenever cases were not so easy has also been highly valued.
In 1960, a lawyer named Harold Harney set up shop on a small island in the Caribbean. It was the only legal practice on the island of Tortola and the first of its kind that the British Virgin Islands had ever seen. This is how Harneys, today a law firm with a sister fiduciary business, employing more than 500 people in over 10 locations around the world, came to be.
Harneys is a global offshore law firm with entrepreneurial thinking. Experts in BVI, Cayman Islands, Luxembourg, Cyprus, Bermuda, Anguilla and Jersey law, our service is built around professionalism, personal service, and rapid response.
Harneys is a multi-talented offering capable of assisting clients with commercial contract elements of large multinational acquisitions, divestments and mergers. The law firm additionally furnishes advice on corporate restructuring and tax issues. The team also acts for clients on financial law matters, such as project finance and debt restructuring. The lawyers are highly experienced in syndicated financing and refinancing transactions.