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Alan Craig, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

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.
Ashley Davies

Ashley Davies

Partner
Ashley is a partner in our corporate, investment funds and finance practice. Ashley’s practice covers a wide range of banking and finance matters including secured and unsecured loans, offshore/onshore cross-border lending structures, off balance sheet and other structured financings, margin loans, asset financings, acquisition financings, and take private financings. 

Mark Goodman

Partner
Mark is a partner in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group where he specialises in insolvency, restructuring and investment fund litigation. He joined Campbells in 2013 having previously worked at two respected London law firms before relocating to the Cayman Islands with another law firm in 2008.
Mo Haque

Mo Haque QC

Partner
Mo is a Partner in the Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring Group and is based in the British Virgin Islands. He is an English QC and has 20 years of experience at the English Bar in commercial litigation, international arbitration and dispute resolution.
Lily Lee, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Lily W. Lee

Partner
Lily is a partner in our Corporate Department where she specialises in property, estate and private client matters. She joined Campbells in 2013 having spent the previous three years lecturing at the Cayman Islands Law School and prior to that working at a local law firm.
Jeremy Lightfoot, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Jeremy Lightfoot

Partner
Jeremy is a partner in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group, resident in Hong Kong. He is an experienced commercial litigator and advocate who has litigated a wide range of international disputes in Court and arbitration proceedings. Prior to joining Campbells, Jeremy practised as a barrister at a leading chambers in London.
Guy Manning

Guy Manning

Partner, Head of Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring
Guy is a partner and head of our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group. He joined Campbells in 2005, having previously practised in London with a leading international firm. In his spare time Guy is a keen mountaineer and cyclist. He has climbed the Seven Summits, the highest mountain on each continent, and cycled across the United States.
Andrew Pullinger, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Andrew Pullinger

Partner
Andrew specialises in commercial litigation, international arbitration and dispute resolution. He has extensive experience acting for and advising clients in relation to complex and high value disputes, typically with a cross-border element. Andrew previously practised in both London and Australia with a major international firm, and holds postgraduate qualifications in both applied finance and international dispute resolution.
Marianne Rajic, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Marianne Rajic

Partner
Marianne is a partner in our corporate, investment funds and finance practice and heads up the Corporate Department in the Hong Kong office. Marianne's practice covers all aspects of the structure and operation of investment funds and alternative investment products (including innovative hybrid and crossover funds) investing in a diverse range of assets. She acts for a broad cross-section of clients including well-known private equity houses on a multitude of corporate down-stream transactions.
Robert C. Searle, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

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. Robert was admitted as an attorney in the Cayman Islands in 2003 and became partner with Campbells in 2007.
Richard Spencer, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

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, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Simon Thomas

Partner
Simon is a partner in our Corporate Department. He specialises in the establishment of private equity funds and related investment vehicles.
Alistair J. Walters, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Alistair J. Walters

Partner
For over 20 years Alistair has advised clients on complex financial services and business disputes and litigation. He also specializes in advising on cases involving insolvency and winding up issues. Alistair qualified as an English solicitor in 1990 and worked in the City of London until joining Campbells in 1999.
John P. Wolf, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

John P. Wolf

Managing Partner
John has a wide range of expertise in corporate and 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.
Brian Child, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Brian Child

Senior Counsel
Brian 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. Brian is Chambers and Partners ranked.
Rhonda Laws, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Rhonda Laws

Counsel
Rhonda is a 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.
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Michael Popkin

Counsel
Michael is a counsel in our Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring Group, based in our Hong Kong office. He has extensive experience in complex cross-border transactions and disputes, focusing primarily on contentious and non-contentious aspects of distressed or failed investment funds and trust structures with connections to the Cayman Islands and the British Virgin Islands. In that context, he advises insolvency practitioners, creditors, shareholders, directors and professional service providers in relation to commercial disputes, liquidations, provisional liquidations, schemes of arrangement, fraud, arbitrations and other relevant issues.
James Austin-Smith, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

James Austin-Smith

Senior Associate
James is a senior associate 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. He is the current Chair of the Cayman Islands Human Rights Commission.
Renée Caudeiron, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Renée Caudeiron

Associate
Renée is an associate attorney in our Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department. She joined Campbells in 2014 after completing a commercial chancery pupillage in London in two leading sets of Chambers. Her extensive training was in the areas of banking, finance, injunctive relief, insolvency and company law. Prior to that she completed articles and was employed as an associate in a medium sized firm in the Cayman Islands.
Guy Cowan, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Guy Cowan

Senior Associate
Guy specialises in contentious insolvency 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.
Jeremy Durston, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Jeremy Durston

Senior Associate
Jeremy is an attorney in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group where he specialises in commercial litigation including fund, property and probate litigation, as well as a wide variety of contractual disputes and tortious claims. He also has experience in insolvency/debt restructuring, compliance and regulatory law.
Liam Faulkner, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Liam Faulkner

Senior Associate
Liam is a senior associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group where he specialises in insolvency, restructuring, investment fund litigation and shareholder disputes. As part of his practice, Liam advises on both Cayman and BVI law, having spent three years working for a leading law firm in the British Virgin Islands prior to joining Campbells’ Cayman office in 2015.
Matt Freeman

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.
Kirsten Houghton, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Kirsten Houghton

Senior Associate
Kirsten graduated from St. John’s College, Cambridge with a BA Honours degree in Law. Subsequently, she practised at the Bar in London for over 15 years in two leading sets of commercial Chambers, appearing regularly as an advocate in the High Court and Court of Appeal.
Hamid Khanbhai, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Hamid Khanbhai

Senior Associate
Hamid is a Senior Associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group and has extensive experience dealing with large-scale multi-party cross border disputes. His expertise encompasses commercial litigation as well as insolvency and restructuring.
Damien Magee, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Damien Magee

Senior Associate
Damien is a senior associate in our Corporate Department based in Grand Cayman. He specialises in corporate and commercial law, marine, asset finance and general banking matters. He joined Campbells in 2017, having previously worked in Dublin, London and Singapore.

Akshay Naidoo

Associate
Akshay is an Associate in our Corporate Department. He acts on a range of corporate and finance matters including mergers and acquisitions, corporate structuring and restructuring, capital raisings, corporate governance, investment funds, finance and general commercial matters. His strong technical and negotiation skills allow him to deliver commercially minded solutions and focused practical legal advice. Prior to joining Campbells, Akshay trained and practised at Gadens in Melbourne, Australia.

Natasha Partos

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. Natasha obtained her bachelor’s degree in History from Clare College, Cambridge University (UK). Thereafter, Natasha completed her legal training in London and in 2012 was called to the Bar of England and Wales. Before practising in Grand Cayman Natasha was a member of two leading sets of Chambers in the UK where she gained extensive advocacy experience in all areas of her practice.
Charlie Pywell

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 startups on the cross-border and multi-jurisdictional aspects of their transactions.

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 was admitted as a solicitor in Australia (non-practising) in 2006 and worked in the Hong Kong office of Walkers prior to joining Campbells in 2012.
Dan Russell

Daniel Russell

Senior Associate
Daniel joined Campbells in 2018 as a senior associate in our Corporate Department. His practice covers investment funds, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, capital markets and asset finance.
Shaun Tracey, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Shaun Tracey

Senior Associate
Shaun is a senior associate in our Litigation & Dispute Resolution Department, where he handles complex commercial disputes. He frequently represents investment funds, directors, professional firms and their insurers, in high-stakes litigation. Shaun is an expert in defending (and preventing) liability lawsuits, and he is the author of a new book, Don’t Shoot the Advisor: A defence lawyer’s guide to protecting your position and preventing lawsuits.
Aoife Tuohy, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Aoife Tuohy

Associate
Aoife is an associate in our Corporate Department where she advises on the establishment of investment funds and a range of corporate and commercial matters. Prior to joining Campbells, Aoife trained and practised at William Fry in Dublin and thereafter practised at Gilbert + Tobin in Sydney.
Shelley do Vale

Shelley do Vale

Associate
Shelley is an Associate in our Corporate Department where she advises on all aspects of investment funds, including formation, structuring, ongoing operations, end of life options, and a range of corporate and commercial matters and regulatory matters.
Charlotte Walker

Charlotte Walker

Associate
Charlotte is an Associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group where she specialises in multi-jurisdictional commercial litigation and contentious corporate liquidations and receiverships. Charlotte joined Campbells in 2018 from a global law firm in the British Virgin Islands.
Michelle Yung

Michelle Yung

Legal Manager
Michelle is a Legal Manager based in the Hong Kong office and she advises on corporate, funds and finance matters. She was admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong and joined Campbells in 2018. Michelle is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
Joshua Zimmer, Corporate Associate, Cayman Islands

Joshua Zimmer

Associate
Joshua is an Associate in our Corporate Department where he advises on investment fund, corporate, commercial and property matters. Prior to joining Campbells, Joshua completed his training at Ogier in Cayman and was a pupil at New Square Chambers in London.
Melanie Crinis

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.
Ellie Au

Ellie Au

Legal Assistant - Corporate
Ellie is a Legal Assistant in the Corporate Department of our Hong Kong office. Ellie joined Campbells in 2017 and provides support and assistance on corporate and funds matters. Ellie is a fellow member of the Institute of Paralegals and speaks English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
Wymond Wong

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 funds and finance matters. Wymond speaks Cantonese, Mandarin and English.
Amy Yip

Amy Yip

Legal Assistant - Litigation
Amy is a Legal Assistant in the Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group of our Hong Kong office. Amy joined Campbells in 2016 and provides litigation support and assistance on a wide range of contentious and restructuring matters. Amy speaks English, Cantonese and Mandarin.