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Campbells

Offshore

2 ranked lawyersBand 3Asia-Pacific RegionAsia-Pacific 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Established team of specialists advising on corporate, finance and dispute resolution matters. Well equipped to undertake listings, M&A transactions, and fund formation and restructuring matters. Also demonstrates strength on the dispute resolution front, handling restructuring and insolvency cases as well as disputes arising from transactions. Provides Cayman Islands and BVI advice to a number of financial institutions, investment groups and private equity firms. Clients also benefit from practitioners' proficiency in Mandarin.

Strengths

One interviewee observes: "They can help the working parties and clients to think of different ways to achieve the client's commercial purposes."

Other sources also find the team to be "friendly, easy to deal with and hard-working."

Work highlights

Acted as BVI and Cayman counsel to Akeso on its HKD2.58 billion IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Notable practitioners

Robert Searle focuses on advising asset management firms and fund managers on fund formation and restructuring mandates. One source finds him to be "very responsive, very helpful and very commercial," while another notes: "He doesn't only stand from the legal perspective but also from the client's perspective, and gives clear direction."

Shaun Folpp is the managing partner of the firm's Hong Kong office and has considerable experience handling BVI and Cayman aspects of general commercial, financial services and trust dispute cases. One source reports: "He is clever and quick, and a pleasure to deal with."

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Overview

Firm Overview:

Campbells is a leading full service offshore law firm established in 1970. From their offices in the Cayman Islands, the British Virgin Islands and Hong Kong they provide comprehensive corporate and litigation advice and services to clients worldwide in relation to Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands law. Campbells is regularly trusted to advise some of the most prominent names in finance, investment and insurance and is frequently involved in the largest and most complex transactions, disputes and insolvencies in both jurisdictions. 

Campbells' legal team is internationally recognised for its expertise by leading directories and trade publications and is also proud to be actively involved in the development of legislation, sitting on critical government legislative committees. Campbells is a member of the international legal networks Meritas and World Law Group.

Offshore

Campbells

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Location

Floor 4

Willow House, Cricket Square

Asia-Pacific Region

KY1-9010

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Asia-Pacific Region

Offshore: Corporate & Finance including Investment Funds


Robert Searle
Band 4

Offshore: Dispute Resolution


Shaun Folpp
Band 2