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Brian Child - Partner, Campbells BVI - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

Brian Child

Partner
Brian has over 32 years’ experience as a barrister and is a partner in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group. He has significant experience of complex international insolvencies, restructurings and security enforcement. He has specific experience of contentious and non-contentious corporate liquidations, bankruptcies, receiverships, restructurings, reorganisations and related litigation matters. Brian also has experience of complex multi-jurisdiction fraud recovery, asset-tracing and shareholder disputes including asset freezing injunctions, disclosure and search orders.
Alan Craig - Partner, Campbells Cayman Islands - Corporate Law

Alan Craig

Partner, Head of Corporate
Alan is a partner and is head of our Corporate Department, where he specialises in the establishment of venture capital funds and related investment vehicles and the structuring and licensing of insurance companies. His practice also includes advising on cross-border corporate finance and M&A transactions. Alan was admitted as an attorney in the Cayman Islands in 1999 and joined Campbells in 2009.

Liam Faulkner

Partner
Liam is a partner in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group where he specialises in cross-border insolvency, restructuring and litigation, with extensive experience in shareholder and investment fund disputes. He joined Campbells in 2015, having previously worked in the British Virgin Islands and London. As part of his practice, Liam advises on both Cayman Islands and BVI law and maintains a practicing certificate in both jurisdictions. Liam has considerable experience of disputes arising out of Hong Kong and the PRC having spent two years practicing in Campbells’ Hong Kong office.

Shaun Folpp

Managing Partner, Hong Kong
Shaun is a Partner in our Litigation,Insolvency & Restructuring Group and Managing Partner of our Hong Kong Office. He has extensive experience acting both for and against insolvency practitioners in all forms of external administrations, as well as acting for parties involved in general commercial, financial services and trust disputes, and has been involved in many of the largest offshore disputes to come before the courts of the BVI and Cayman Islands in recent history.

Mark Goodman

Partner
Mark is a partner in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group where he specialises in insolvency, restructuring and investment fund litigation. Mark advises and appears in the Cayman Islands Courts on behalf of provisional and official liquidators, creditors, shareholders, directors, managers and other professional service providers in relation to a broad range of pre and post liquidation disputes. He has acted in litigation involving widely varying commercial contexts and structures, but his practice principally involves distressed and failed investment funds.
Lily W. Lee - Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

Lily W. Lee

Partner
Lily is a partner in our Corporate Department.  Her practice focuses on property, estate together with private client matters.  Prior to joining the firm, Lily was a lecturer at the Cayman Islands Law School, where she taught Company and Banking Law as well as Property conveyancing.  Lily is also licensed (non-practicing) as an attorney in the province of Ontario, Canada. Lily migrated from Toronto, Canada in 1995 to Cayman and joined Campbells in 2013. Lily is a member of the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association and 100 Women in Hedge Funds. Outside of her work at Campbells, Lily enjoys mentoring interns and is highly involved with the real estate community in Cayman.”
Damien Magee - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

Damien Magee

Partner
Damien is a partner in our Corporate Department based in Grand Cayman. He specialises in corporate and commercial law, marine, asset finance and general banking matters. Damien joined Campbells in 2017.
Guy Manning - Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

Guy Manning

Partner, Head of Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring
Guy joined Campbells in 2005 and has been head of our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group since 2016. He is ranked by all the major legal directories, has substantial experience as an advocate, and has given expert evidence of Cayman Islands law to various foreign courts. He is also a regular speaker at international insolvency and fund conferences. In his spare time Guy is a keen adventurer. Among other expeditions, he has climbed the Seven Summits (the highest mountain on each continent), skied to the South Pole and cycled across the United States.
Jenny Nip - Partner, Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate & Finance Law

Jenny Nip

Partner, Head of PRC Group
Jenny is a partner in our Corporate and Finance practice group in the Hong Kong office.  She is also the Head of PRC Group and delivers key services for the firm’s China practice. Jenny specialises in corporate transactions including capital market transactions, mergers & acquisitions, take-private deals and downstream private equity financing and investment deals. Jenny has extensive experience in representing issuers, arrangers and investors in connection with pre-IPO financings and listing of BVI and Cayman Islands companies on global stock exchanges, including Hong Kong and New York.
Andrew Pullinger - Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Commercial Litigation

Andrew Pullinger

Partner
Andrew is a partner in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group, where he specialises in commercial litigation, international arbitration and alternative dispute resolution. He has a wealth of experience acting for clients in a variety of complex and high value disputes, typically with a cross-border element.
Robert C. Searle - Managing Partner, Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate Law

Robert C. Searle

Partner
Robert is a partner in our Corporate Department. He specialises in advice on the establishment and restructure of all investment funds, having spent his entire legal career focusing on collective investment schemes in Cayman, England and Australia. He has a particular interest in Impact Investing where philanthropic outcomes are fused with commercial interests. Robert joined Campbells in 2003.
Richard Spencer - Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

Richard Spencer

Partner
Richard is a partner in our Corporate Department. His practice covers investment funds, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, equity capital markets and corporate finance.
Simon Thomas - Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Private Equity

Simon Thomas

Partner
Simon is a partner in our Corporate Department. He specialises in the establishment of private equity funds and related investment vehicles.
John P Wolf - Managing Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

John P. Wolf

Managing Partner
John has a wide range of expertise in Corporate & Commercial matters including investment structures and hedge funds and financial services regulation. His practice also includes mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, corporate reorganisations and restructurings, secured lending and asset finance with particular emphasis on shipping and aircraft acquisitions and financing. John joined Campbells in 1997.
James Austin-Smith - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Commercial Law

James Austin-Smith

Counsel
James is Counsel in our Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department and has particular expertise in trial advocacy and highly contentious matters. James joined Campbells in 2011 having spent six years at another major law firm in Cayman, prior to that he practised from a leading set of chambers at the Bar in London.

Jane Hale

Counsel
Jane Hale is Counsel in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group where she specialises in commercial litigation with a particular focus on fund disputes and partnership and shareholder disputes. She also specialises in contentious and non-contentious cross-border insolvencies and restructurings, advising insolvency practitioners, stakeholders and creditors in a range of distressed and insolvent situations.
Paul Kennedy - Counsel, Campbells Grand Cayman - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

Paul Kennedy

Counsel
Paul is Counsel in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group, based in the Cayman Islands office. He has particular expertise in complex cross-border disputes relating to funds and other offshore structures, asset recovery claims and fraud investigations and in breach of duty claims in relation to the managers, auditors, administrators and custodians of investment vehicles. Paul is one of the leading experts in the Cayman Islands on sanctions and asset freezing measures affecting offshore assets and has also written and spoken extensively on cross-border litigation and insolvency matters.
Rhonda Laws - Counsel, Campbells Hong Kong - Venture Capital Funds

Rhonda Laws

Counsel
Rhonda is Counsel in our Corporate Department based in our Hong Kong office. She specialises in venture capital funds and related investment vehicles, cross-border finance and mergers and acquisitions transactions as well as general banking and finance matters. Her practice also includes hedge funds, share buybacks, mergers and consolidations, corporate restructures and other related corporate matters.
Michael Popkin - Counsel, Campbells Hong Kong - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

Michael Popkin

Counsel
Michael is Counsel in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group, based in our Hong Kong office. He has extensive experience in complex cross-border transactions and disputes, focusing on contentious and non-contentious aspects of offshore investment funds and trust structures, shareholders’ disputes, insolvency & restructuring
Shaun Tracey - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Commercial Litigation

Shaun Tracey

Counsel
Shaun is Counsel in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group. Shaun represents investment funds, directors, trustees, professional firms and their insurers in high-value litigation and arbitration. He is an expert in professional liability and is the author of Don’t Shoot the Advisor: A defence lawyer’s guide to protecting your position and preventing lawsuits. Shaun joined Campbells in 2014, having trained and practised at Simmons & Simmons in London.

Jared Awe

Associate
Jared Awe is an associate in our Corporate Department. He acts on a range of corporate and finance matters, including corporate restructuring, capital raising, investment funds, finance and regulatory matters. With a keen focus on detail, Jared delivers commercially minded legal solutions to his clients. Jared joined Campbells in 2020.
Guy Cowen - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Insolvency & Restructuring

Guy Cowan

Senior Associate
Guy specialises in contentious insolvency and restructuring matters. He completed his training at the Manchester office of international law firm DLA Piper and qualified as a solicitor in DLA Piper’s Restructuring group in September 2004. Guy continued to practise at DLA Piper until July 2011 when he joined Campbells and was admitted as an attorney at law in the Cayman Islands. Guy is a Fellow of INSOL International.
Jeremy Durston - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Commercial Law

Jeremy Durston

Senior Associate
Jeremy is a senior associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group where he specialises in commercial litigation including directors’ duties, regulatory matters and cross-jurisdictional treaty requests, white collar fraud (including internet based or “Cyber-Fraud”) and related internal investigations, and insolvency matters such as advising liquidators on a wide range of issues faced during liquidation proceedings. Jeremy also regularly advises directors, banks, trust companies, insurance companies and other entities on a variety of non-contentious matters.
Matt Freeman - Senior Associate, Campbells BVI - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

Matt Freeman

Senior Associate
Matthew is a senior associate in the Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group. He joined Campbells in 2018 having previously worked for three and a half years at another firm in the British Virgin Islands. Prior to that, Matt was a partner at a niche practice in Southampton. In his spare time Matt likes to sail and is an avid rugby and ice hockey fan.
Hamid Khanbhai - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Litigation

Hamid Khanbhai

Senior Associate
Hamid is a senior associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring and has extensive experience dealing with large-scale multi-party cross border disputes.
Kristy-Anne Leith - Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

Kristy-Anne Leith

Senior Associate
Kristy-Anne is a senior associate in our Corporate Department, who advises on a vast range of corporate, financing, and fund matters. She specialises in private mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, equity capital markets, investment funds and other corporate and investment transactions. Kristy-Anne draws on her broad experience to provide well thought-out and pragmatic advice which is relevant to clients and delivered in an efficient manner.

Katie Logan

Associate
Katie is an Associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group. She joined Campbells in 2021, having previously practised at a leading firm in Auckland, New Zealand. She has a wide variety of litigation and insolvency experience and has appeared in Court as well as alternative dispute resolution forums alongside well regarded QCs.
James McKeon - Associate, Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate & Finance

James McKeon

Senior Associate
James is a senior associate in our Corporate and Finance practice group in our Hong Kong office. James advises on the structuring, formation, regulation and ongoing operation of investment funds. James’ practice also covers secured lending, fund financing, cross-border lending structures, asset and acquisition financing, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, capital raisings and general commercial matters. James joined Campbells in 2019 from a leading corporate firm in Brisbane, Australia.
Demi McLean - Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Insolvency Litigation

Demi McLean

Associate
Demi is an associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group and has developed a broad-based practice specialising in civil, commercial and insolvency litigation.
Ian Ng - Legal Manager , Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate & Finance

Ian Ng

Legal Manager
Ian works in the Corporate and Finance practice group in our Hong Kong office. He qualified as a solicitor in Hong Kong and joined Campbells in 2019. Ian’s practice covers corporate & commercial matters, including initial public offerings and mergers and acquisitions and general banking and finance matters. Ian is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese. Ian joined Campbells in 2019.
Natasha Partos - Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Commercial Litigation

Natasha Partos

Senior Associate
Natasha is an attorney in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group where she specialises in commercial litigation, regulatory and employment law as well as having experience in a wide a variety of contractual disputes and tortious claims.
Charlie Pywell - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

Charlie Pywell

Senior Associate
Charlie is a senior associate in our Corporate Department. He has a broad corporate and finance practice with particular expertise and focus on debt finance (including fund finance and leveraged finance), equity finance, M&A and capital market transactions. Charlie regularly advises investment banks, private equity funds, large corporates and start-ups on the cross-border and multi-jurisdictional aspects of their transactions. Charlie joined Campbells in 2018.
Jennifer Reilly - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Investment Lawyer

Jennifer Reilly

Senior Associate
Jennifer is a senior associate in our Corporate Department where she specialises in investment fund and private equity fund formation and restructuring, including corporate and partnership structures, and secured lending and corporate finance. Her practice also includes advising on Cayman Islands ship and aircraft acquisition, financing and registration as well as general corporate and commercial matters. Jennifer joined Campbells in 2012.
Daniel Russell - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman- Corporate Law

Daniel Russell

Senior Associate
Daniel is a senior associate in our Corporate Department. He advises on British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands corporate transactions including series equity financing, restructuring, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, stock market listings and shareholder agreements. He also advises clients on a range of finance matters, including advising on lending and taking security and is author of the KPMG BVI Cross-Border Finance Guide. Daniel represents fund managers and private equity firms on the structuring, formation, regulation and ongoing operation of investment funds across a wide array of asset classes. Daniel joined Campbells in 2018.
Harry Shaw - Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Dispute Resolution

Harry Shaw

Associate
Harry is an associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group and has a broad background in dispute resolution. He has advised clients ranging from individual investors to global banks and has experience litigating a broad spectrum of commercial cases relating to Investment Funds, contractual disputes, contentious trusts, insolvency and insurance.
Rachael Stitt - Associate, Campbells BVI - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

Rachael Stitt

Associate
Rachael is an associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group. Rachael joined Campbells in 2019 from the Bar of Northern Ireland where she practiced in the areas of insolvency and litigation.
Aoife Tuohy - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

Aoife Tuohy

Senior Associate
Aoife is a senior associate in our Corporate Department where she advises on the establishment of investment funds and a range of corporate commercial matters. Aoife joined Campbells in 2016.
Joshua Zimmer - Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

Joshua Zimmer

Associate
Joshua is an associate in our Corporate Department where he advises on Investment Funds, corporate, commercial and blockain/fin-tech matters. Prior to joining Campbells in 2017, Joshua completed his training at Ogier in Cayman and was a pupil at New Square Chambers in London.
Melanie Crinis - Consultant, Campbells Hong Kong

Melanie Crinis

Consultant
Melanie Crinis graduated with a Bachelor of Laws Degree (with Honours) and a Masters Degree with Distinction (specialising in commercial litigation) from QUT University in Australia. She was admitted to the Supreme Court of Queensland in 1998 and subsequently to the High Court of Australia. Melanie was also admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales and as an attorney in the Cayman Islands in 2003.
Carol Chan - Legal Assistant, Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate & Litigation

Carol Chan

Legal Assistant - Corporate & Litigation
Carol is a legal assistant in our Hong Kong office. Carol provides administrative duties and support for the corporate and Litigation teams. Carol is fluent in Cantonese, English and Mandarin.
Bianca Ip - Paralegal, Campbells Hong Kong -Corporate Law

Bianca Ip

Paralegal - Corporate
Bianca is a Paralegal in the Corporate Department of our Hong Kong office.  Bianca joined Campbells in 2018 and provides support and assistance on corporate and fund matters.  Bianca speaks English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
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Satoko Nakazawa

Paralegal
Satoko is a Paralegal in the Litigation Department of our Hong Kong office. She joined Campbells in 2020 and provides support and assistance on litigation, insolvency & restructuring. Satoko speaks English and Japanese.

Phoenix Pang

Legal Assistant - Corporate
Phoenix is a legal assistant in the Corporate Department of our Hong Kong office. Phoenix joined Campbells from another law firm in Hong Kong in 2020. She speaks English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Charing Tam

Legal Assistant - Litigation
Charing is a legal assistant in the Litigation Department of our Hong Kong office. She speaks English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
Wymond Wong - Legal Assistant, Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate Law

Wymond Wong

Legal Assistant - Corporate
Wymond is a legal assistant in the Corporate Department of our Hong Kong office. Wymond joined Campbells in 2017 and provides support and assistance on investment funds and finance matters. Wymond speaks Cantonese, Mandarin and English.
Vicky Wu - Paralegal, Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate Law

Vicky Wu

Paralegal - Corporate
Vicky is a paralegal in the Corporate Department in our Hong Kong office. She provides support and assistance on corporate related matters. She speaks Mandarin, English and conversational Cantonese.