Our highly experienced team advises on all aspects of corporate and business law. Key practice areas include: aviation and ship finance, corporate borrowing and bank lending, mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures and shareholder agreements, global equity offerings and listings (IPOs), investment funds, international real estate finance and regulatory compliance.
Our insurance team is comprised of leading lawyers from among our corporate, banking & finance, dispute resolution, property and employment teams. We advise on all aspects of the insurance, reinsurance and captive insurance business and we have been involved in the formation of, and provision of ongoing legal advice to, insurers of all classes.
Our team has a long established restructuring and insolvency practice which regularly provides advice on bankruptcy law and cross-border insolvency issues, the enforcement of security, schemes of arrangement, work-outs and corporate reorganizations. We are also highly experienced in dealing with shareholder disputes.
Members of our highly regarded dispute resolution team regularly appear in the courts (from the Magistrates’ Court to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council), before administrative and quasi-judicial tribunals and in domestic and international arbitrations. Before we ever get to court, however, we work hard to provide professional, practical and sensitive advice with a view to resolving our clients’ disputes efficiently and effectively.
Members of our private client team undertake individual and commercial private client work including tax planning and asset management structures. We also undertake a wide range of wills and estates work which includes the provision of complete estate planning advice, will drafting, probate applications and estate administration.
Our property team is dedicated to assisting with residential and commercial property acquisitions and sales, mortgages and other property transactions. We also provide practical and reliable advice on complex property issues.
Members of our employment and immigration team advise leading international companies as well as individual clients of the existing and changing laws and offer practical and confidential advice on a variety of employment issues. We offer advice and services to employers, employees and individual clients on a wide spectrum of immigration matters.