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Christel Sands-Feaste

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Practice Areas

Chair of Financial Services, Insurance Law & Regulation and Securities & Investment Funds practice groups; Experience in corporate and commercial law, asset financing, resort development and operations, gaming law and regulation and international trust and company administration. Acted in all aspects of commercial transactions including securing governmental and regulatory approvals, mergers and acquisitions, asset financing, private placements of offshore securities, investment fund structuring and creation and estate planning.

Professional Memberships

Bahamas Bar Association; The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple; Funds Working Group of the Bahamas Financial Services Board; International Association of Gaming Advisors


Partner since 2009; Named as a leading lawyer by Chambers and Partners and IFLR1000


Bahamas Charts a Clear Path - The Bahamas Investor (July - December, 2017)


LLB - Reading University; LLM in Banking and Finance Law - London School of Economics and Political Science; Called to the bars of England & Wales and The Bahamas - 1998; Director, Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers Confederation and Co-Chair of its Ease of Doing Business Division; member of the Nassau Chapter of Links Incorporated.