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Mourant

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Mourant is a law firm-led, professional services business with over 60 years' experience in the financial services sector. We advise on the laws of the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey.
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Firm profile for UK 2022

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This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2021 Europe 2021 Asia-Pacific 2021 High Net Worth 2021

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Managing Partner: Jonathan Rigby

Senior Partner: Jonathan Speck

Managing Partner, BVI: Eleanor Morgan

Managing Partner, Cayman Islands: Hayden Isbister

Managing Partner, Guernsey: John Lewis

Managing Partner, Hong Kong: Paul Christopher

Managing Partner, Jersey: Daniel Birtwistle

Managing Partner, London: Rinaldo Marcoz

Number of partners: 61

Number of fee-earners: 200+

Firm Overview: 

Mourant is a leading offshore law firm with expertise in Cayman Islands, British Virgin Islands, Jersey and Guernsey law. The firm has offices in these key offshore jurisdictions as well as London and Hong Kong. Through Mourant Governance Services it also delivers a complementary range of consulting, fiduciary, administration and governance services. The firm employs over 500 people worldwide, including 61 partners and more than more than 200 lawyers, and boast the largest litigation practice offshore.

Main Areas of Practice: 

Mourant delivers partner-led advice on complex, multi-jurisdictional and often high profile transactions and disputes for clients looking for depth of expertise and a range of resources across Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and North America. It operates as one firm, bringing its collective insights to each of its clients wherever in the world they have a presence.

Recent Awards: 

■ Offshore Law Firm of the Year 2021: Chambers Europe

■ Offshore Law Firm of the Year 2020: The Lawyer Awards

■ Offshore Law Firm of the Year 2020: Hong Kong Asian Legal Business Awards

■ M&A Deal of the Year (Midsize): ALB Hong Kong Awards (I Squared Capital’s acquisition of Hutchison Global Communications) 2018

■ Firm of the Year, Jersey: Who’s Who Legal 2018, 2017 and 2016

■ Offshore Firm of the Year 2017, Chambers Europe

■ Restructuring Deal of the Year: IFLR Asia Awards (Kaisa Group Restructuring) 2017

■ Best Offshore Law Firm – Client Service: HFMWeek US Hedge Fund Services Awards 2016

Clients:  

Mourant’s clients include many of the world’s leading financial institutions, corporations, public organisations, private equity houses and investment funds, as well as ultra-high-net-worth individuals and family offices. The firm routinely works in partnership with the most prestigious international legal and accountancy firms. Mourant works with all of the world’s top 30 largest law firms, 90% of the world’s top 50 banks and 72% of the top 25 Private Equity houses. Mourant is the Lex Mundi member firm for Jersey and Guernsey, and the Multilaw member firm for BVI and Cayman.

Recruitment:  

Mourant believes passionately in having a shared ambition; a strong sense of common purpose, where every member of the global team is clear about its goals and the role they can play in helping to achieve them. Making the move to Mourant means you’ll join a firm that’s connected across a number of major global jurisdictions, and be involved in complex, often high-profile, international work. The firm recruits bright and energetic people who want to move their career to a higher level. If you’re seeking a challenging career, know how to build good relationships and understand the importance of exceptional client service, Mourant provides you with structured career progression and personal development opportunities, helping make you the best that you can be.

UK

This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2021 Europe 2021 Asia-Pacific 2021 High Net Worth 2021

Contributions

Total 6 contributions

Law and Practice

Insolvency 2021 in Jersey

Authors: Stephen Alexander, Andrew Bridgeford

Law and Practice

Insolvency 2021 in Guernsey

Authors: Abel Lyall

Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 1 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

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Guernsey

Offshore: Corporate & Finance including Investment Funds
Band 2
Offshore: Dispute Resolution
Band 1
Offshore: Employment
Band 2
Offshore: Property
Band 2
Offshore: Trusts
Band 3
Jersey

Offshore: Corporate & Finance
Band 1

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Guernsey

Offshore: Corporate & Finance including Investment Funds


Darren Bacon
Band 3
Frances Watson
Band 2
Helen Wyatt
Band 3
John Lewis
Band 3
John Rochester
Band 4

Offshore: Dispute Resolution


Christopher Edwards
Band 2

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Ranked Offices

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St Peter Port

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22 Grenville Street

St Helier

Jersey

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JE4 8PX

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