Our Litigation team comprises senior advocates who have appeared in many leading decisions before the courts, as well as in global, multibillion-dollar disputes.
In addition to commercial litigation, Conyers is at the forefront of contentious trust litigation and acts in leading cases in this field. We have advised on many prominent trust disputes and regularly receive major instructions, which are often cross-border in nature.
Our Insolvency and Restructuring team has significant experience in all aspects of corporate insolvency and restructuring, including bankruptcy, reorganisations and liquidations. We advise clients on the highly complex issues arising in multi-jurisdictional/international and cross-border situations and regularly act on complex, high-profile cases that require cross-jurisdictional advice on strategy as well as law.
Our clients include investment funds, insurance and reinsurance companies, creditors, shareholders, high-net-worth individuals and FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies, as well as the largest legal and accounting practices and restructuring and insolvency firms in leading financial centres around the world.
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Cayman Islands Law Update: the Exempted Limited Partnership Bill and the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Bill
Following extensive consultation in both the public and private sectors, the Exempted Limited Partnership Bill 2014 was gazetted on 21 February 2014.
The court looked at the issue of whether a stranger to a trust, who dishonestly assists in a breach of trust, is a ‘trustee’ within the meaning of s21(1)(a) of the UK Limitation Act 1980.