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  • Appleby London office closed as of late summer

    Oct 28 2015 Appleby, an offshore firm, closed its London office late this summer, in a move that saw the firm reconsider the value of its London presence on various grounds. The... more
  • Walkers hires partner in Cayman Islands

    Jul 08 2015 Walkers is plucking finance and corporate partner James Burch from its rival offshore firm Mourant Ozannes in the Cayman Islands. Burch was with Mourant Ozannes for... more
  • Harneys plucks funds team from Appleby

    Jun 26 2015 Harneys, an offshore firm in the Cayman Islands, has picked up a four person funds team from rival firm Appleby. The team is headed by former funds head Ian Gobin and... more
  • Collas Crill merges with Cayman firm

    Nov 26 2014 Collas Crill, an offshore law firm with offices in London, Singapore, Jersey and Guernsey will merge with local Cayman Island firm Charles Adams Ritchie & Duckworth... more
  • Walkers boosts Cayman Islands investment team

    Aug 29 2013 Walkers has boosted its Cayman Islands investment funds team with the hire of partner Dawn Howe from Maples and Calder. Howe advises upon the structuring, launch... more
  • UK firm Ashton Fox bought by rival

    Apr 09 2013 UK firm Ashton Fox has been bought by a rival after entering administration. The firm’s demise followed closely the failure of Caymans-based Axiom Legal Financing... more
  • UK law firm struggles without litigation funding

    Feb 25 2013 Northern England-based law firm Tandem Law is in trouble since its Cayman islands-based financial backers went in to receivership in December. Tandem Law... more
  • Maples and Calder expands in Ireland

    Jun 19 2012 Cayman Islands firm Maples and Calder plans to expand its office in Ireland, adding 75 jobs over the next three years. The firm launched it’s Irish base in 2006, and... more
  • New offshore firm launches in Uruguay

    Apr 01 2011 The former director of investment funds and private wealth at Uruguayan firm Ferrere has launched a boutique offshore firm. Martin Litwak launched Litwak &... more
  • Ogier promotes eight to partnership

    Nov 05 2010 Offshore firm Ogier has promoted eight to the partnership in its annual promotions round. Six of the promotions were awarded to lawyers, while the remaining two were... more
  • Offshore firm Thorp Alberga opens Hong Kong Office

    Apr 19 2010 New boutique offshore firm Thorp Alberga has opened its doors in Hong Kong following the recruitment of two partners from Maples and Calder. Funds partner Richard... more
  • Walkers goes to Ireland

    Mar 29 2010 Walkers has announced a plan to open a Dublin office in coming months. The Cayman Islands firm has not yet appointed staff for the Dublin office, but is in advanced... more
  • Maples and Calder elevate eight lawyers to partnership

    Mar 22 2010 Maples and Calder has announced the promotion of eight partners to the firm’s partnership. Five of the promotions come in the firm's Cayman Islands office: litigation... more
  • New Group: Offshore Legal Circle

    Sep 21 2009 The offshore legal circle refers to a number of law firms practicing in offshore jurisdictions. The term paraphrases "Offshore Magic Circle" which was adopted as an... more

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