Harneys BVI continues to remain a leader in the jurisdiction, receiving a top tier ranking from IFLR1000 for both its Financial and Corporate and Investment Funds practices.
Partner Philip Graham is noted as a “market leader”; Partners Greg Boyd, Tanya Cassie-Parker, Ellie Crespi, Russell Willings and Consultant Colin Riegels are “highly regarded”; and Partner Michelle Frett-Mathavious, together with Counsels Ayana Hull, Mirza Manraj, Nadia Menezes, George Weston and Senior Associate Sarah Rockhead are recognised as “rising stars”.
BVI Managing Partner Tanya Cassie-Parker said: “We are delighted to retain our top tier ranking which is testament to our unmatched knowledge and experience in the BVI. Our clients continue to choose us for our attentive and personal service, the excellence of our work, and for our experience and leadership in the BVI.”
Harneys is the BVI's largest law firm with dedicated practice groups for all areas of commercial legal practice, each led by experienced, market-leading professionals. Harneys was the first legal practice in the BVI over 50 years ago and continues to be an industry leader by a wide margin. Harneys has been instrumental in legislative developments including updated legislation for the Approved Manager regime, creation of the approved funds and incubator funds in 2015, and drafting the new Limited Partnership Act which came into force in 2018. Harneys also provides fiduciary services to our fund clients through our associated corporate, trust and private wealth services business, Harneys Fiduciary, and is one of the few law firms in the BVI to offer this type of service.