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

Brian Child

Partner
Brian is a partner in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group and 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.
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.
Ashley Davies - Partner, Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate Law

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. 
Liam Faulkner - Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

Liam Faulkner

Partner
Liam is a partner 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.
Mark Goodman - Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

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.
Lily W. Lee - Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

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 - Partner, Campbells Hong Kong - Commercial Arbitration

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 - Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

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 adventurer. 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 our Hong Kong office.  She is also the Head of PRC Group and delivers key services for the China practice of the firm. 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 specialises in commercial litigation, international arbitration and dispute resolution. He has extensive experience acting for clients in 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.
Robert C. Searle - Managing Partner, Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate Law

Robert C. Searle

Managing Partner, Hong Kong
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 - 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.
Alistair J Walters - Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Litigation

Alistair J. Walters

Partner
For over 25 years Alistair has advised clients on complex financial services, business and insolvency related disputes, regulatory matters and internal investigations. Alistair qualified as an English solicitor in 1990 and worked in the City of London until joining Campbells in 1999.
John P Wolf - Managing Partner, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

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.
Paul Kennedy - Counsel, Campbells Grand Cayman - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

Paul Kennedy

Counsel
Paul is a counsel in our Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring Group, based in our Cayman Islands office. He acts for investors, officeholders and institutions and has particular expertise in complex cross-border disputes relating to funds and other offshore structures, fraud investigations and in breach of duty claims in relation to the managers, auditors, administrators and custodians of investment vehicles. Paul has significant experience advising on sanctions and freezing orders 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 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.
Michael Popkin - Counsel, Campbells Hong Kong - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

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 - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Commercial Law

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 was the Chair of the Cayman Islands Human Rights Commission, established under the Constitution, from January 2015 to June 2019.
Morgan Brennan - Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring

Morgan Brennan

Associate
Morgan is an associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group specialising in commercial dispute resolution, including insolvency, investment fund litigation, mediation and arbitration.  Morgan practised in Australia for four years before joining Campbells in September 2019.
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 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.
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.

Jane Hale

Senior Associate
Jane Hale is a Senior Associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group where she specialises in all aspects of commercial litigation including fund disputes, partnership and shareholder disputes, negligence claims and regulatory matters. She also specialises in contentious and non-contentious insolvency and restructuring.
Hamid Khanbhai - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Litigation

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.
Kristy-Anne Leith - Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

Kristy-Anne Leith

Associate
Kristy-Anne is an associate in our Corporate Department. Her legal experience spans nine years, including public and private M&A, joint ventures, shareholder arrangements and minority investments, equity capital markets, corporate restructures, equity fundraisings, corporate advisory matters and general commercial.
Graham J MacLeod - Attorney, Campbells Grand Cayman - Regulatory & Fiduciary

Graham J. MacLeod

Attorney, Regulatory and Fiduciary Services
Graham has a wide range of experience in regulatory and compliance matters, including privacy and data protection, corporate governance, and fiduciary duties, obligations, and liability. As a former general counsel, Graham’s expertise includes risk management, change/operations management, data analytics, and knowledge management, as well as providing strategic legal and regulatory advice to boards of directors and corporate officers.
Damien Magee - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

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.
James McKeon - Associate, Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate & Finance

James McKeon

Associate
James is an associate in our Corporate and Finance practice group in our Hong Kong office. James acts on a range of corporate, banking and finance matters including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, capital raisings, investment funds, secured and unsecured loans, offshore/onshore cross-border lending structures, asset and acquisition financings, take private financings, off balance sheet and other structured financing.
Demi McLean - Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Insolvency Litigation

Demi McLean

Associate
Demi is an associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group and is developing a broad-based practice specialising in civil, commercial and insolvency litigation. Demi also advises on family law matters with a focus on contentious ancillary relief proceedings in high net worth matrimonial cases.
Ashley Davies - Partner, Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate Law

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.
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 and commercial matters, including initial public offerings and mergers and acquisitions and general banking and finance matters. Ian is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
Natasha Partos - Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Commercial Litigation

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 - 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 startups on the cross-border and multi-jurisdictional aspects of their transactions.
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 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.
Daniel Russell - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman- Corporate Law

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.
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 including contractual disputes, contentious trusts, insurance disputes as well as insolvency.
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.
Shaun Tracey - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Commercial Litigation

Shaun Tracey

Senior Associate
Shaun is a senior associate 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.
Aoife Tuohy - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

Aoife Tuohy

Senior 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.
Charlotte Walker - Senior Associate, Campbells BVI - Litigation

Charlotte Walker

Senior Associate
Charlotte is a senior 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.
Joshua Zimmer - Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman - Corporate Law

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 - 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.
Ellie Au - Secretarial Team Leader, Campbells Grand Cayman

Ellie Au

Secretarial Team Leader
Ellie is the Secretarial Team Leader in our Hong Kong office. Ellie joined Campbells in 2017, providing secretarial assistance to the Corporate Department as well as training to new joiners. Ellie is a fellow member of the Institute of Paralegals and speaks English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
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.
Tiffany Or - Legal Assistant, Campbells Hong Kong - Corporate Law

Tiffany Or

Legal Assistant - Corporate
Tiffany is a legal assistant in the Corporate Department of our Hong Kong office. Tiffany provides support and assistance on corporate and investment funds matters. Tiffany is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
Winna See - Legal Assistant, Campbells Hong Kong - Litigation

Winna See

Legal Assistant - Litigation
Winna is a legal assistant in the Litigation Department of our Hong Kong office. Winna provides administrative support for the litigation team. Winna is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
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 in Cantonese.