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Much like the precise art of origami, there are a series of carefully considered steps that are necessary to achieve success. Precision, accuracy, foresight and dedication are all attributes shared amongst the Campbells team, and we take success very seriously.

Fold by fold we achieve a greater understanding of our clients’ business, and we have a crystal clear view of the path to take before we start with a fresh piece of paper.

Mark Adams, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Mark Adams

Partner
Mark is a partner in our Corporate Department. He has extensive experience in a wide range of banking, finance and corporate sectors. These include asset finance, tax leasing, project finance, general banking, trade finance, structured finance, investment funds, corporate and commercial, restructurings and Islamic finance.
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.
Mark Goodman, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

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 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, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

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 the London office of a leading international law firm. In his spare time Guy is a keen mountaineer who has climbed the Seven Summits, the highest mountain on each continent.
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.
J. Ross McDonough QC, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

J. Ross McDonough QC

Senior Partner, Managing Partner Hong Kong
Ross frequently acts in complex international insolvencies, restructurings and security enforcements and is regularly retained by local and overseas insolvency professionals, directors, fund administrators, auditors, creditors and investors in connection with all aspects of the restructuring and winding up of companies, investment funds, limited partnerships, SIV’s and structured finance entities.
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.
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

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. He joined Campbells in the Cayman Islands office in 2015 having spent the previous three years working for a leading law firm in the British Virgin Islands where he gained extensive experience of complex multi-jurisdiction litigation and insolvency matters. Liam relocated to Campbells' Hong Kong office in 2016.
Paul Griffiths, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Paul Griffiths

Associate
Paul is an associate in our Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring Group where he specialises in contentious and non-contentious corporate liquidations, bankruptcies, receiverships, restructurings, reorganisations and related litigation matters.
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.
Michael O'Connor, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Michael O'Connor

Associate
Michael is an associate in our Corporate Department. He advises on a wide range of corporate and finance transactions and specialises in the establishment of investment funds. Michael trained at Matheson in Ireland before practising at Mourant Ozannes in Guernsey and most recently in the Dublin office of Maples and Calder.
Jennifer Reilly, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

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.
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.
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, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

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.
Shaun T. McCann, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Shaun T. McCann

Consultant
Shaun McCann was born in Scotland and received his BA in Economics in 1983 and LLB in 1986 from Auckland University. He has been admitted as a Barrister in New Zealand, England & Wales (Solicitor), the Cayman Islands, Turks & Caicos Islands and the British Virgin Islands. Shaun joined Campbells in 1992 specialising in commercial and insurance litigation. He became a Partner in 2000 and retired as a Senior Partner in 2014. He remains a Consultant to the firm.
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.
Philipp Neumann, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

Philipp Neumann

Counsel
Philipp is a counsel in our corporate department, based in our BVI offices. He has a wide range of expertise in corporate and commercial matters with particular emphasis on alternative investment structures, including formation and restructuring of investment funds. His practice also includes finance regulatory. He is actively involved in the development of our Latin American practice. Philipp speaks German, Spanish and French and is qualified in Germany, England and Wales and the British Virgin Islands.
Michael Popkin, Campbells Law Firm in Cayman Islands

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.