Harneys BVI dominates the Legal 500 rankings by remaining in the top tier across Banking, Finance and Capital Markets; Dispute Resolution; Investment Funds; Real Estate; and Trusts/Private Client. The firm is also the only firm in the BVI to be ranked in the top tier for the new category, Regulatory and Compliance.
In the BVI, Partners Tanya Cassie-Parker, Ellie Crespi, Philip Graham, Peter Ferrer, Claire Goldstein, Andrew Thorp, and Hendry Mander are recognised as leading individuals. Partners Michelle Frett-Mathavious, George Weston, Jonathan Addo and Stuart Cullen are ranked as next generation partners. Counsels Lucy Hannett, Christopher Pease, Paul Waldron and Joshua Mangeot are noted as rising stars.
Clients describe the firm as: “[A] very strong team of professionals with excellent technical knowledge and exceptional attitude to clients. Providing highest level of service, exceptionally well at working under pressure, always meeting their deadlines, and never letting clients down.” Multiple sources also state Harneys as their “first choice for advice and assistance on Trust/private client matters in the British Virgin Islands.”
BVI Managing Partner, Tanya Cassie-Parker said: “We are honoured to continuously be recognised for our first-class service, high level of expertise and years of experience. We are also extremely humbled by the feedback given by our clients and are pleased that we remain their top pick. All credit goes to our fantastic and hard-working team of partners and staff who, despite the challenges that this year has brought, remain unwavering in their commitment to excellence.”
Harneys is the BVI's largest law firm with dedicated practice groups for all areas of commercial legal practice, each led by experienced, market-leading professionals. Harneys, which celebrates its 60th anniversary this year, was the first legal practice in the BVI, and continues to be an industry leader by a wide margin.