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Top 15 Caribbean Crypto Legal Dream Teams

26 October 2022

Karen Jones

Crypto has found a natural home in international financial centres with their own specialisms in funds, regulatory, fintech, disputes and litigation. The proximity to the USA also means they have developed blockchain expertise to become world leaders in crypto work.

Looking geographically at the Caribbean we have Bermuda, Cayman and BVI, and The Bahamas, which gets a special mention for their innovative work around Sand Dollar which although not crypto is an interesting development in digital assets for a central bank digital currency (CBDC). Here is a round up from our editorial research in the crypto industry of recommended individuals and their specialisms.

Red indicates two Citywealth crypto super lawyers who have excellent mentions from crypto natives and industry peers: Andrew Jowett, Appleby, Funds - BVI and Steven Rees Davies, Carey Olsen, Regulatory - Bermuda

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Bermuda, BVI, Cayman, The Bahamas

Appleby 

Jerome Wilson, Carl Meyer, FinTech - Bermuda

Peter Colegate, FinTech - Cayman

Andrew Jowett, Appleby

Andrew Jowett, Appleby, Funds - BVI

 

Carey Olsen

Steven Rees Davies, Carey Olsen

Carey Olsen 

Steven Rees Davies, Regulatory - Bermuda 

Alexandra Fox, FinTech - Bermuda

Chris Duncan, Crypto /blockchain - Cayman, BVI

Clinton Hempel, Mark Harbison, Regulatory/Corp finance - BVI

 

Conyers

Chris Garrod, FinTech - Bermuda 

Robert Lindley, Disputes - Cayman and BVI

Alecia Johns, Disputes/Insolvency - Cayman

Robert Briant, Funds - BVI

Marie Stewart, Disputes - BVI

 

Walkers

Natalie Nato, Regulatory - Bermuda

Melanie Fullerton, Regulatory - Bermuda

Rosalind Nicholson, Disputes - BVI

 

Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries

Chris Humphries, Funds - Cayman

Jonathan McLean, Regulatory/Funds - Cayman

Megan Wright, FinTech/Funds - Cayman

 

Campbells

Richard Spencer, Funds - Cayman

Andrew Pullinger, Disputes - Cayman

 

Collas Crill

Stephen Leontsinis, Disputes/Insolvency - Cayman

Natascha Steiner-Smith, Disputes/Insolvency - Cayman

David Harby, Disputes - BVI

 

Ogier

Bradley Kruger, Funds - Cayman

Nick Rogers, Funds/Blockchain - Cayman

Michael Killourhy, FinTech/Funds - BVI

Simon Schilder, Funds - BVI

 

Maples Group

Aristos Galatopoulos, Disputes/Insolvency - Cayman

Adrian Francis, Disputes/Insolvency - BVI

 

O'Neal Webster

Christopher Simpson, Funds - BVI

Kerry Anderson, Funds - BVI

 

Harneys

Jayson Wood, Andrew Thorp, Disputes/Insolvency - Bermuda

Christopher Pease, Disputes/Insolvency - BVI

 

Mourant

Catherine Pham, Funds - Cayman

Jennifer Jenkins, Disputes/Insolvency - BVI

Sophie Christodoulou, Disputes/Insolvency - BVI

 

Loeb Smith

Gary Smith, Regulatory - Cayman

Robert Farrell, Funds - Cayman

 

Graham Thompson

Aliya Allen, FinTech/Funds - Bahamas

Sean McWeeney, FinTech - Bahamas

 

Francis Grey

Janet Francis, Funds - Cayman

Georgia Gibson Henlin KC, Disputes - Cayman

 

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