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The world’s top asset management groups, hedge funds, private equity and venture capital firms domicile their funds in leading offshore financial centres like Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands and Mauritius due to the operational efficiencies, speed to market and progressive legislation offered by those jurisdictions.

When choosing a legal service provider offshore you need a name you can trust, not only with the establishment of your fund, but throughout its lifecycle.

Offshore Investment Fund Specialists

Conyers’ dedicated team of fund attorneys, will work with you beyond the initial set-up/structuring phase to assist on your continuing operations and long-term business objectives. We aim to nurture long-standing client relationships with our broad client base that includes leading asset management groups, financial institutions and prime brokers, many of whom have been with us for over 20 years.

Our attorneys advise on the laws of Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands and Mauritius. With offices in the major financial centres of Dubai, Hong Kong, London, and Singapore, our global reach ensures efficient and responsive legal assistance to clients throughout the globe.

Offshore Fund Formation

Conyers represents many innovative and significant hedge, venture capital and private equity funds for start-up funds. Learn more about our services in:

  • Bermuda
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Cayman Islands
  • Mauritius

Offshore Fund Maintenance, Regulation and Compliance

Our range of expertise extends to providing specialist advice on the day-to-day operations of funds established in our jurisdictions. This includes drafting constitutional, regulatory and compliance documentation and advising on extensive due diligence projects, acquisitions, financings and listings.

Offshore Fund Restructuring, Termination and Distressed Funds

Our investment funds practice is further complemented by a highly regarded litigation and restructuring team which has acted on a large number of high-profile fund-related matters and issues arising out of fund restructuring, contentious winding down and winding up.

Counsel for Leading Fund Managers

  • Counsel to the world’s leading asset management groups and investment funds
  • Highly experienced investment funds team in Asia-Pacific, providing innovative advice and solutions on investment fund matters
  • One of the largest investment funds practices in the British Virgin Islands, advising top-tier hedge fund companies and private equity firms
  • Continue to work with individuals at all levels of Government to promote investment fund practices in our jurisdictions

Conyers Dill & Pearman advises on all aspects of investment funds in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands and Mauritius. With offices in the major international financial centres of Dubai, Hong Kong, London and Singapore, we are more than able to provide you with our responsive legal services.

Contact our Investment Funds Team

Dawn C. Griffiths
Director, Head of Bermuda Funds Practice

BERMUDA   +1 441 299 4970


Julie E. McLean
Director, Global Head of Aviation Finance Practice

Bermuda   +1 441 299 4925


Elizabeth Denman
Director

BERMUDA   +1 441 278 7842


Peter Ch'ng
Partner

HONG KONG   (852) 2842 9593


Anthony D. Whaley
Director

Bermuda   +1 441 299 4927


Neil Henderson
Director

BERMUDA   +1 441 298 7846


Guy Cooper
Director

BERMUDA   +1 441 299 4938


Kathleen Moniz
Associate

Bermuda   +1 441 298 7883





William Cooper
Associate

Bermuda   +1 441 279 5351


Robert J.D. Briant
Partner, Head of BVI Corporate

British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands   +1 284 852 1100


Anton Goldstein
Partner

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1119


Audrey M. Robertson
Counsel

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1111


Eric Flaye
Associate

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1124


Kevin C. Butler
Partner, Head of Cayman Islands Office and Corporate Practice

CAYMAN ISLANDS   +1 345 814 7374


Craig T. Fulton
Partner

CAYMAN ISLANDS   +1 345 814 7372


Gene A. DaCosta
Partner

CAYMAN ISLANDS   +1 345 814 7765


Richard D. Fear
Partner

CAYMAN ISLANDS   + 1 345 814 7759


Matthew Stocker
Partner

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7382


Maree Martin
Head Professional Support Lawyer - Cayman

Cayman Islands   +1 345 814 7781


Ruth Hatt
Associate

CAYMAN ISLANDS   +1 345 814 7394


Fawaz Elmalki
Director, Head of Dubai Office

DUBAI   +9714 428 2900


Dennis S. Ryan
Counsel and Head of Conyers Corporate Services (Middle East) Limited

Dubai   +9714 428 2900


Piers Alexander
Partner

HONG KONG   +852 2842 9525


Vivien C.S. Fung
Partner

HONG KONG   +852 2842 9500



Winnie W.S. Wong
Counsel

Hong Kong   +852 2842 9533


Charissa Ball
Associate

Hong Kong   +852 2842 9550


Alexander Doyle
Associate

HONG KONG   +852 2842 9552


Linda Martin
Director, Head of London Office

London   +44(0)20 7562 0353


Ashvan B. Luckraz
Partner

Venture Law Ltd | Mauritius   +230 404 9911


Sonia Xavier
Partner

Venture Law Ltd | Mauritius   +230 404 9900


Janice Oh
Director

Singapore   +65 6603 0703


Preetha Pillai
Director

Singapore   +65 6603 0707


Hanifa Ramjahn
Counsel

Hong Kong   +852 2842 9586


Alan Dickson
Director, Head of Singapore Office

SINGAPORE   +65 6603 0712


Andrew Chen
Head Professional Support Lawyer - British Virgin Islands

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS   +1 284 852 1118


Michael O’Connor
Associate

CAYMAN ISLANDS   +1 345 814 7395


Rachael Pape
Associate

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1114


Accolades
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"The firm has repeatedly demonstrated its expertise in fund formation, the updating of documents, negotiations and agreements with fund service providers, the expansion of investor bases."
- IFLR1000


Get in touch with us

Bermuda

Director,
Head of Bermuda Funds Practice
Dawn C. Griffiths
+1 441 299 4970 |  Email |  View Profile

British Virgin Islands

Head of BVI Corporate
Robert J.D. Briant
+1 284 852 1100 |  Email |  View Profile

Cayman Islands

Head of Cayman Islands Office & Corporate
Kevin C. Butler
+1 345 814 7374 |  Email |  View Profile

Mauritius

+230 404 9900 |  Email


Dubai

Head of Dubai Office
Fawaz Elmalki
+9714 428 2900 |  Email |  View Profile

Hong Kong

Partner
Piers Alexander
+852 2842 9525 |  Email |  View Profile

London

Head of London Office
Linda Martin
+44(0)20 7562 0353 |  Email |  View Profile

Singapore

Head of Singapore Office
Alan Dickson
+65 6603 0712 |  Email |  View Profile