Harneys Caribbean offices highlighted in Legal 500 rankings

Harneys continues to be listed as top tier in the 2022 Legal 500 Caribbean rankings for the BVI and Cayman Islands.  

In the BVI, Harneys remained Tier 1 across Banking, Finance and Capital Markets; Dispute Resolution; Investment Funds; Regulatory and Compliance and Trusts/Private Client and Tier 2 for Corporate and Commercial. Sources say “the team are top class in the British Virgin Islands legal market” and “outstanding professionals possessing impressive knowledge and experience”.

Partners Tanya Cassie-Parker, Peter Ferrer, Claire Goldstein, Philip Graham, Henry Mander, and Andrew Thorp are recognised as leading individuals. Partners Jonathan Addo, Michelle Frett-Mathavious, George Weston, and Counsel Ayana Hull are ranked as next generation partners. Partner Christopher Pease and Counsel Joshua Mangeot are noted as rising stars.

In Cayman, the firm maintained Tier 1 and Tier 2 rankings for Trusts/Private Client and Dispute Resolution respectively. Clients describe the firm as “a premier law firm for appraisal litigation”, and say “the best of the best is a cliché but Harneys remain the leading offshore practitioners in the various jurisdictions in which they practice.”

Partners Nick Hoffman and Henry Mander were ranked as leading individuals, Partner Katie Pearson and Counsel Charles Moore were mentioned as next generation partners and Counsel Grainne King was listed as a rising star. Henry and Charles were praised for being “an exceptional team”. “Henry is brilliant and engaging and an excellent resource. Charlie Moore is very good with clients, highly responsive and knowledgeable.”