Carolynn Vivian is a member of our Cayman Islands practice group and advises on all aspects of Cayman corporate and commercial law. She advises financial services clients on matters relating to the conduct of business, licensing and regulatory reporting and approvals.
Prior to joining us, Carolynn practised at Higgs & Johnson in the Cayman Islands and Borden Ladner Gervais in Canada. Before that, she practised at a leading Sydney law firm and served as in-house counsel in London. Carolynn specialises in public and private mergers and acquisitions, corporate and finance transactions, restructuring and local licensing. She also advises on the establishment, operation and restructuring of open and closed-ended funds, and funds listed on the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange.
Carolynn has wide-ranging expertise in corporate and commercial transactions. She is praised by one source for her "excellent commercial judgement." The source continued: "She is very conscientious and accessible to clients and other counsel.”Chambers and Partners
Carolynn is ranked as a “rising star”.IFLR 1000, 2019
Carolynn is recommended in the Cayman Islands Corporate and Commercial rankings. Her “advice is always robust, pragmatic and creative, and [she] gets strong commercial results.”Legal 500, 2019
- New South Wales, Australia
- England and Wales (not practising)
- British Columbia, Canada
- Cayman Islands
- University of Sydney (LLB)
- Macquarie University (BA)