Conal Keane

Biography

Conal Keane joined our Cayman office in 2018 as a senior associate specializing in commercial and insolvency litigation. He has advised international financial institutions, corporate entities, accountancy firms, directors, creditors and alternative capital providers on a variety of matters.

Conal has extensive receivership experience advising financial institutions in proceedings against borrowers, advising shareholders in commercial disputes and other financial related litigation.

Conal’s recent experience includes:

  • Advising a large China-based NASDAQ-listed technology company in relation to the petitioning for winding up in the Cayman Islands of another China-based Nasdaq-listed company on just and equitable grounds.
  • Advising a Cayman-incorporated company on its debt enforcement options against another Cayman-incorporated entity and its directors.  
  • Advising a large China-based NASDAQ-listed energy company in relation to Section 238 valuation proceedings in the Cayman Islands.
  • Advising joint receivers appointed over the shareholding of a Cayman-incorporated entity on its legal obligations and their obligations during the sales process.
  • Advising US lawyers on the possible implications of a Section 1782 discovery application, made by the District Court in the US, on Cayman proceedings.

Prior to joining us, Conal worked for Mason Hayes & Curran in Dublin.

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