Campbells is pleased to announce the appointments of Jane Hale, Guy Cowan and Kristy-Anne Leith* to Partner in our Hong Kong and Cayman Islands offices, effective 1 April 2023.
Jane Hale, based in the firm’s Hong Kong office, is a member of the Global Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring Group, and specialises in commercial litigation with a particular focus on investment fund, partnership and shareholder disputes, as well as cross-border restructuring and insolvency matters.
Guy Cowan, based in the firm’s Cayman Islands office, is a member of the Global Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring Group, and specialises in contentious insolvency and restructuring matters. He is also a Fellow of INSOL International.
Kristy-Anne Leith, based in the firm’s Cayman Islands office, is a member of the Global Corporate Group. Kristy-Anne advises on a broad range of corporate and fund matters, with a particular focus on FinTech transactions, including blockchain and cryptocurrency projects. She regularly advises on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, equity capital markets, investment funds (including cryptocurrency funds) and other corporate investment transactions.
These additions to the partnership come at a time of dynamic growth for Campbells, which has been driven by increasing client demand across all practice areas and a series of high-profile engagements. Shaun Folpp, Managing Partner, Hong Kong, commented, “We are delighted to recognise these individuals for their hard work and outstanding contribution to the firm. Their promotions are very well deserved, and they join a network of highly experienced, client-focused industry leaders. We congratulate them and are confident they will continue to excel in the next stage of their careers.”
*The appointment of Kristy-Anne Leith to partner is pending approval by the Cayman Islands Immigration authorities.
Campbells is a leading offshore law firm established over 50 years ago. From our offices in the Cayman Islands, the British Virgin Islands and Hong Kong we provide comprehensive corporate and litigation advice and services to clients worldwide in relation to Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands law. We are regularly trusted to advise some of the most prominent names in finance, investment and insurance and we are frequently involved in the largest and most complex transactions, disputes and insolvencies in both jurisdictions.