Harneys recognised in Legal Week’s Private Client Global Elite 2021

Congratulations to Partners Phillip Kite, Henry Mander and Ian Mann, Counsel Charles Moore, and Senior Associate Henno Boshoff who have been listed in Legal Week’s 2021 Global Elite Directory. Phillip, Henry, Ian, and Charles were recognised as Private Client Global Elite, and Henno was listed as “One to Watch”.

Phillip is the London managing partner and the global head of Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring. He is an experienced BVI litigator with significant offshore insight and is able to advise clients from all angles, having been involved in most of the largest litigation and insolvency cases in the BVI for over 20 years.

Henry is the global head of Trusts and Private Wealth and is a leading practitioner in the Cayman Islands, with over 20 years of offshore and onshore experience in the private client industry. Henry advises both private and institutional clients, including banks and trust companies, on all aspects of Cayman and BVI trust law.  

Ian is the Asia managing partner and a member of the Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring group in Hong Kong. He is an experienced advocate who advises elite families and is usually retained on a long-term basis for strategic global offshore litigation advice.

Charles is a member of our Cayman Islands Private Wealth team who specialises in both contentious and non-contentious international trust and private client related matters. He advises high net worth individuals and families on the creation of complex international trusts. He also acts on a number of high profile contentious trust matters.

Henno is a member of our Trusts and Private Wealth practice and based in the Singapore office. He specialises in advising institutional trustees, wealthy families and private individuals on British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands law aspects of trust and private client transactions.

The Global Elite Directory was launched in 2017 and lists of the world's most respected lawyers advising ultra-high net worth clients, all of whom have been recommended by their peers in the industry. The Directory is referenced by the legal community looking for referrals, family offices and professional advisers.

Harneys is a global offshore law firm with entrepreneurial thinking built around professionalism, personal service and rapid response. Open, progressive and personable, the firm provides advice on British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Cyprus, Luxembourg, Bermuda and Anguilla law to an international client base which includes the world’s top law firms, financial institutions, investment funds and private individuals. Harneys network is the largest among offshore law firms, with locations in major financial centres across Europe, Asia, the Americas and the Caribbean, allowing the firm to provide services of the highest quality to clients in their own languages and time zones. 2020 marks the firm’s 60-year anniversary in tandem with the 15-year anniversary of its Hong Kong office. Find out more about the history of Harneys here.