Facts not
fiction

News and Deals

Facts not fiction.

22 Results

Harneys expands Cayman Litigation group with new partner Paul Smith
Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring

Harneys expands Cayman Litigation group with new partner Paul Smith

Harneys is pleased to announce that Paul Smith has joined the firm as a partner in the Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring Department of our Cayman Islands office.
Harneys continues to amass senior talent in Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring group
Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring

Harneys continues to amass senior talent in Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring group

Hot on the heels of a recent partner hire in the Hong Kong Litigation team, the British Virgin Islands office also welcomes new senior talent to their Litigation department with John McCarroll SC joining Harneys as counsel.
Harneys announces new lateral partner hire in Hong Kong
Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring

Harneys announces new lateral partner hire in Hong Kong

Harneys is pleased to announce the addition of dispute resolution partner Andrew Johnstone to its Hong Kong litigation practice.
Harneys development programme sees admission of Caymanian lawyer to the Bar
Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring

Harneys development programme sees admission of Caymanian lawyer to the Bar

Our litigation team in the Cayman Islands has expanded with the addition of Jaron Leslie, who successfully completed his articles this summer and has secured a place with the firm as an associate.
Harneys ranked in the GRR Top 30
Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring

Harneys ranked in the GRR Top 30

For the second year in a row, Harneys has been included in the ranks of the Global Restructuring Review (GRR) Top 30; a list comprised of the top global firms for cross-border restructuring and insolvency matters. On behalf of Harneys, William Peake and Richard Brown attended the awards ceremony held at the Banking Hall, London, on June 26 2018.
Grand Court dismisses multi-billion dollar AHAB fraud claims in “one of the largest Ponzi Schemes in history”
Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring

Grand Court dismisses multi-billion dollar AHAB fraud claims in “one of the largest Ponzi Schemes in history”

In a landmark ruling for the Cayman Islands jurisdiction, the Grand Court has emphatically dismissed a multi-billion dollar claim presided over by the Honourable Chief Justice Anthony Smellie in the case of Ahmad Hamad Algosaibi & Brothers Company (AHAB) v Al-Sanea & Ors, involving allegations of fraud arising from one of the largest corporate collapses of the financial crisis. Since the commencement of the litigation, Harneys has represented Nick Matthews and Mark Longbottom of Duff & Phelps, the joint official liquidators of a Defendant entity, SIFCO5.