Corporate Advice

Our Corporate Practice Group provides expert legal advice on a full range of corporate matters including:

  • Tall office building
    • Legal due diligence reports
    • Issuing Legal Opinions
    • Cross border joint venture transactions
    • Solvent group reorganizations via scheme of arrangement
    • Acquisition and disposal of shares and business assets
    • Re-domiciliation of corporate vehicles from other jurisdictions to the Cayman Islands or to the British Virgin Islands.
    • Migration of corporate vehicles from the Cayman Islands to other jurisdictions
    • Shareholder disputes, including derivative actions and class actions
    • Fiduciary issues for directors of Cayman companies or BVI companies and general partners of limited partnerships

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