Cains

Offshore: Dispute Resolution Department

Isle of Man
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What the team is known for An acknowledged leader in complex commercial dispute work, including shareholder litigation, trust matters and freezing orders, with additional strength in white-collar criminal proceedings. Also provides experience in regulatory matters. Offers adept handling of professional negligence allegations.

Strengths A client remarks: "They have great strength and depth in dispute resolution."

A source notes: "They deliver a top-tier service."

An interviewee says: "They are a good firm to work with and are always approachable."

Work highlights Represented Excalibur Almaz on its pursuit of an anti-suit injunction to enforce compliance of a USD98 million settlement agreement.

Notable practitioners


Peter Clucas
is the firm's managing director and also serves as the head of the litigation department. He is highly respected for his work on liquidations, contentious trust matters and shareholder actions.
"He is very experienced and an outstanding advocate." "He is thorough, well organised and a pleasure to work with."


Robert Colquitt
has a varied dispute practice and regularly advises clients on complex litigation, including fraud and contentious liquidation matters.
"He is diligent, precise and measured." "He provides a highly strategic service with excellent attention to detail, and he leaves no stone unturned."


Seth Caine
has a wealth of experience with regard to commercial disputes. He is highly respected for his work representing clients on both trust and corporate matters.


Tara Cubbon
assists clients with a variety of commercial disputes including insolvency and trust matters.

Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 3 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Cains continues to strengthen Litigation team with Senior Associate appointment.

Tara Cubbon, Robert Colquitt

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COVID-19 and beyond: Remote Hearings in the Isle of Man

David Doyle, Tara Cubbon

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CAINS ASSISTS THE HAGUE COURT OF APPEAL IN US $50 BILLION AWARD AGAINST THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

David Doyle CBE

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