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Mourant Ozannes is an offshore law firm advising on the laws of the BVI, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey.
Want to find out more about Mourant Ozannes and our approach?
We provide advice on laws of the BVI, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey.
Mourant Ozannes provides listing agent services for both the Channel Islands Stock Exchange (CISX) and the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange (CSX), two of the world's leading offshore exchanges for the listing of funds, Eurobonds, debt and other specialist securities.
Mourant Ozannes provides award-winning offshore legal advice from our offices in the key international finance centres of the BVI, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Jersey, Hong Kong and London.
Want to find out more about Mourant Ozannes and our approach?
Want to find out more about Mourant Ozannes and our approach?
We recognise that our people are our business and that the success and reputation of Mourant Ozannes owes everything to the calibre of our professionals.
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"The work they produced was outstanding."
International Financial Law Review
Offshore Law Firm of the Year
Chambers Europe Awards 2013, 2011, 2009
Mourant Ozannes is hosting its annual New York seminar on Thursday 11 June 2015 at The Roosevelt Hotel, followed by cocktails and canapés on the rooftop terrace at Mad46.
Counsels Danielle Roman and Claire Fulton are attending the 17th APLMA Annual APAC Syndicated Loan Market Conference in Singapore on the 3 – 4 June 2015.
We are delighted to be involved this year in the 70th anniversary celebrations of the Channel Islands' Liberation and, in association with Deutsche Bank, we are pleased to be sponsoring a special commemorative performance in Guernsey and Jersey by The Berlin Philharmonic Octet, an ensemble made up from members of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, accompanied by renowned pianist, Peter Donohoe.
Simon Dickson will join a panel discussion about "Ten commandments for cross-border insolvency office-holders". This session will examine the dos and don'ts for insolvency office-holders.
IBC and Mourant Ozannes return with the biggest trusts conference in Jersey, presenting an unrivalled line-up of international speakers and discussion topics to bring you the latest cutting edge guidance for trust officers and the professionals who work with them.
Partner Simon Lawrenson & Counsel Claire Fulton are attending the APLMA China Loan Market Conference in Beijing on 22 April 2015.
IBC and Mourant Ozannes return with the biggest trusts conference in Guernsey, presenting an unrivalled line-up of international speakers and discussion topics to bring you the latest cutting edge guidance for trust officers and the professionals who work with them.
This session will provide an insight into how the Future Hospital Project will use Building Information Modelling while demystifying some of its perceived complexities.
Partner Alex Last and Senior Associate Penelope Shen will be attending the SuperReturn China 2015 conference in Beijing on the 24 and 25 March 2015.
Jeremy Wessels, Shaun Folpp, Nicholas Fox, Christopher Harlowe and Abel Lyall are attending the INSOL International Annual Regional Conference taking place in San Francisco, 22-24 March.
The Mourant Ozannes Funds team are once again sponsoring the Jersey Finance Annual Funds Forum "Winning Moves" in London on the 19 March 2015. The guestspeaker and moderator for the event is broadcaster, journalist and author, Jeremy Paxman.
Mourant Ozannes is hosting its quarterly Financial Services Forum in Jersey. This quarter we are covering a number of sessions including updates on AML, Civil Penalties, Director Duties, TIEA, Ombudsman as well as a regulatory overview on Guernsey.
Partners Morven Mc Millan and Bruce Lincoln are speaking at this years' Trust & Estates Litigation Forum in Provence.
Partner Gavin Farrell is speaking on 'Regulatory aspects impacting investment funds: A non-European perspective' at the London Stock Exchange Investment Fund Conference 2015.
Gareth Rigby, Mark Chambers and Stephen McGrath are attending MIPM in Cannes between 10 and 12 March 2015.
Mourant Ozannes are delighted to be headline social event sponsors of the 16th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds. Partner Gavin Farrell is amongst the speakers. Partners Felicia de Laat, Robert Duggan and Neal Lomax will also be attending.
Mourant Ozannes is proud to sponsor the 2nd edition of the RICS Property & Construction Conference. The theme for this years conference is 'Building Sustainable Communities".
This seminar will be of relevance to all off-shore employers, employees and directors working in a regulated environment.
Mourant Ozannes are proud sponsors of Off The Beaten Track (OTBT), an annual charitable 50km ultra-marathon designed to emulate the Marathon des Sables.
Now in its 5th year, Mourant Ozannes' annual regulatory seminar, in collaboration with Sullivan & Worcester LLP, will be held on Thursday 26 February 2015 at The Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort. You are invited to join our expert speakers who will critcally examine legal and regulatory issues, developments and trends in fund governance.
This session will assess a range of topical issues and understanding the dynamics of employment in Jersey.
Mourant Ozannes partners Jeremy Wessels and Jonathan Speck will be speaking at the IBC Conference - Cross Border Wealth Planning for Divorce in London on 25 February 2015.
Partner Ben Robins is attending the 18th annual SuperReturn International Conference in Berlin.
The Cayman Alternative Investment Summit is an internationally recognised conference that brings together the worlds leading institutional investors, fund managers, academics, economists, regulators and professional service providers in the Cayman Islands – the worlds leading domicile for investment funds – to discuss and debate the fundamentals for sustaining a vibrant future in the Alternative Investment industry.
The summit is an educational and networking event for the hedge fund industry's key decision-makers. Over the two days there will be a series of presentations and roundtable sessions.
James Burch, Adam Bathgate, Nicolas Gonzalez and David Byrne will be attending ABS Vegas 2015, 8-11 February where Mourant Ozannes are proud to be Bronze Sponsor.
Christopher Harlowe is attending the 2015 ABI Caribbean Insolvency Symposium at the Westin Grand Cayman.
Mourant Ozannes is delighted to invite you to a breakfast briefing seminar at St James on Tuesday 2 December 2014 at which we will be focusing on lessons learned from recent cases involving cross border disputes and foreign litigation.
Mourant Ozannes BVI Partners Michael Williams and Shaun Folpp will be attending the 2014 Bar Council's Russian Law Week event in London.
Mourant Ozannes is delighted to invite you to a breakfast briefing seminar at Pomme D'or Hotel on Monday 1 December 2014 at which we will be focusing on lessons learned from recent cases involving cross border disputes and multi-jurisdictional risks.
Mourant Ozannes Partner Robert Duggan will be attending the 2014 IBA Private Equity Transactions Symposium.
Ben Robins, partner and International Head of Mourant Ozannes' funds practice, will be speaking on Article 42, AIFMD from an offshore perspective and third country rules.
Mourant Ozannes is once again delighted to be a sponsor of the Legal Week Private Client Forum.
Mourant Ozannes are proud to be sponsoring the award for Talent Attraction and Management.
Mourant Ozannes is hosting a cocktail event on the rooftop at The Press Lounge in New York from 6:00pm on Tuesday 7 October.
Mourant Ozannes Partner, Alex Last, will be speaking at this conference in Seoul on 'Comparison of offshore fund structures'.
Save the date - Mourant Ozannes' International Trusts & Private Client Conference, Cayman Islands, Friday 3 October 2014. Further information to follow.
Partner Ben Robins will be moderating the panel sessions "Threats from far and near" and Partner Joel Hernandez will be speaking on current legal issues and challenges at the conference in a session entitled "The Legal Landscape".
Mourant Ozannes are a sponsor of this event and are hosting a roundtable session on "Trends in litigation and dealing with an action".
Mourant Ozannes and South Square invite you to join them at their Insolvency and Litigation Forum in the City to address and debate with leading industry professionals key developments since the Lehman Brothers collapse exactly six years ago, how it has shaped the legal landscape today and some of the hottest topics on what lies ahead.
Mourant Ozannes are a sponsor of this event which will discuss the BVI: Pivoting to Asia – The Pathway to New Opportunities.
Partner Joel Hernandez is attending Capital Creation 2014 in Monaco.
Our Managing Partner in Hong Kong, Paul Christopher, will be speaking at this conference in Shanghai on 'Foundations – a new kind of legacy'.
Mourant Ozannes and CIPD Jersey Group are delighted to be teaming up again. Our joint discrimination conference will be held at the Royal Yacht Hotel in Jersey on Thursday 12 June 2014.
Partner Alex Last will be speaking at the AIMA HK Education Seminar on Monday 9 June 2014.
Partners Jonathan Speck and Bruce Lincoln are attending Cambridge Forums International Wealth Advisors - The Future Leaders Forum.
Mourant Ozannes is proud to sponsor the 2014 STEP Caribbean Conference taking place in the Bahamas on 12-14 May 2014.
Mourant Ozannes are attending the International Wealth Advisors Forum 2014 in Versailles, organised by Cambridge Forums.
Cayman Islands Managing Associate Nicholas Fox will be speaking at the 2014 OffshoreAlert Conference, which will be held at the Ritz-Carlton in Miami on 4-6 May 2014.
The International Trusts & Private Client Forum Jersey, presented by IBC and Mourant Ozannes, will provide a guide to trustees' duties, pitfalls and escape routes in 2014.
The International Trusts & Private Client Forum Guernsey, presented by IBC and Mourant Ozannes, will provide a guide to trustees' duties, pitfalls and escape routes in 2014.
Mourant Ozannes' Sonia Starvis is attending the Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit, which is taking place at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel in Miami, Florida on 28 - 29 April 2014.
Control of Housing and Work Law. This session with assess the legislative change from the perspective of the Regulation of Undertakings and focus on off-island consultants and contractors being used in the Island.
The annual Netball Inter Insular matches against Guernsey will be taking place this coming weekend, 22-23 March 2014, at Fort Regent, Jersey.
The Managing Partner of Mourant Ozannes' London office, Robert Duggan, will attend the Legal Week Independent Law Firms Forum 2014 Conference on the 20 March 2014.
Mourant Ozannes are co-hosting a seminar on UK Real Estate Investment in collaboration with the British Malaysian Chamber of Commerce and Addleshaw Goddard.
Mourant Ozannes is attending and exhibiting at the Jersey Finance Annual Funds Conference 2014 'Through the looking glass', taking place in London.
A number of our Litigation and International Trusts & Private Client team are attending this annual event in Provence.
On 6 March 2014, Mourant Ozannes will be hosting an interactive breakfast seminar to consider and debate the Interim Population Policy which aims to address population growth in the Island.
Mourant Ozannes' annual Regulatory Enforcement in Offshore Jurisdictions seminar will be held on Thursday 27 February 2014 in the Cayman Islands.
The new Discrimination (Jersey) Law Seminar. This session will consider the wide impact of the Discrimination (Jersey) Law 2013 which is to come into force later this year.
Christopher Edwards and Robert Shepherd of Mourant Ozannes and James McClelland of Fountain Court offer practical guidance on how trustees, directors and other service providers can best ensure that the integrity of structures they manage is best maintained and assets not put at risk.
On 23 January Mourant Ozannes and the CIPD Guernsey branch join business leaders, directors, HR professionals and a panel of experts speakers to debate what impact the unprecedented changes to trading and operating conditions are having on the Island's businesses, and how organisations can learn from each other in order to thrive and succeed.
The Managing Partner of Mourant Ozannes' London office, Robert Duggan, will attend the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) European In-house Counsel Summit on the 23 January 2014.
Mourant Ozannes is delighted to be speaking at the GAIM Ops International taking place on 12 -14 November 2013 at the Crowne Plaza Paris Republique, Paris.
Partner Robert Duggan be will attending and speaking at this conference. Our clients and contacts are entitled to a 20% discount on new registrations.
The theme for this year's conference will be 'Steering a steady course through turbulent times'. Once again expert speakers from Mourant Ozannes and other leading professionals in the field will come together to discuss a wide range of issues relevant to international private client and wealth management professionals operating in what can be challenging circumstances.
Mourant Ozannes and K&L Gates would like to invite you to a discussion titled "Key Risks: Addressing the Challenge", looking at hot topics and recent developments in managing risk. There will be two sessions covering: "Board Room Risks" and "Reducing Board Room Risks".
Mourant Ozannes is hosting the next in its series of NEDs seminars on Thursday 5 September. This event is designed to outline the practical implications of AIFMD for Guernsey funds, managers and NEDs.
Hong Kong partner Alex Last has been invited to speak at the fourth Private Equity Academy hosted by Korean law firm Kim & Chang, to be held in Seoul on July 9-10.
With the Control of Housing and Work (Jersey) Law 2012 now expected to come into force on 1 July 2013, we're delighted to invite you to our rescheduled seminars, providing the most up to date information and practical advice on this new legislation.
Hong Kong Partner, Simon Lawrenson, will be speaking at the Corporate Jet & Helicopter Finance conference which is being held on 25 and 26 June 2013 at the Harbour Grand Hong Kong.
Along with its Members, clients of Speechlys (UK and Luxembourg) and Mourant Ozannes (Offshore) might be interested in attending a free high-level discussion via Webcast organised and moderated by the Cross-Border Group ("CBG").
Mourant Ozannes' Senior Associates, Oliver Godwin and Michelle Ozanne are presenting to the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators on Thursday 20 June, 12:30pm at St James.
Mourant Ozannes is proud to be a sponsor at the Asia-Pacific In-House Counsel Summit 2013 to be held at the Kowloon Shangri-la Hotel in Hong Kong, May 14-15, 2013.
Partners Alex Last and Shaun Folpp will be speaking at the AIMA-Japan Seminar on Friday 10 May 2013 at White & Case LLP, Tokyo.
Please join us for a seminar at which Ben Robins and Alex Last, partners at Mourant Ozannes, will discuss the implications of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive for managers of offshore funds looking to access investors in Europe.
Mourant Ozannes and IBC have been working closely to bring you this unique outlook on the current state of play in the industry in advising the super-rich.
Mourant Ozannes and IBC's International Trusts and Private Client forum will provide a guide to what practitioners need to know to continue to service, grow and protect their UHNW client base in 2013 and beyond.
Jersey Construction Council Winter seminar series continues.
Mourant Ozannes is once again delighted to be sponsoring Legal Week's annual Trust & Estates Litigation Forum in Provence.
Hong Kong Partner Alex Last has been invited to participate at the HFMWeek Operational Leaders Summit Asia in Macau on February 26, 2013.
Mourant Ozannes are pleased to present the IOD Winter Seminar Programme. This is the third in a series of useful, business focussed, seminars presented by the IOD and covers topics relating to the increase in the number of high profile business failures where businesses may have operated strategies which were long obsolete or where the pressures of cost reduction have led to catastrophic failures in the supply chain.
The Jersey Construction Council has launched its 2013 Winter Seminar Series in conjunction with Mourant Ozannes. Tickets are now available for the first seminar taking place on Thursday 21 February at the Radisson Blu Hotel.
Mourant Ozannes' employment team is pleased to present an employer's guide to the thorny issue of employee retirement.
Featuring SEC enforcement cases against fund managers, directors and service providers.
The Youth Speaks competition will take place at St James on Tuesday 29 January at 6pm. Anyone who is interested in the competition is welcome to join the audience on the night, entry is free of charge.
Mourant Ozannes are pleased to present the IOD Winter Seminar Programme. This is the second in a series of useful, business focussed, seminars presented by the IOD and covers topics relating to risks with information and information systems and features a panel of experts including Patrick Rice, Chief Officer of Guernsey Police, Iain Ainslie, an underwriter from ACE European Group and Carl Ceillam, Director of The Chain Limited, a local IT security and computer forensics business.
On 30 November 2012, Directors, business leaders, managers and HR professionals will join the CIPD Guernsey Branch and a top class panel of industry experts, including Mourant Ozannes' Head of Employment Jessica Roland, to discuss the subject of employee engagement, and why it has never been more important to engage your workforce and maximise productivity.
Mourant Ozannes Partner John Rainer will discuss the main features of the new regime for taking security interests introduced by the Security Interests (Jersey) Law 2012 at the latest autumn 2012 CPD event, hosted by the Institute of Law.
Mourant Ozannes is hosting an update on the highly topical Weavering decision.
For more than 800 years the Bailiwicks of Jersey and Guernsey have been separate entities, with their own courts of law, legislatures and governments. Increasingly, however, Channel Islanders have realized that their future would be more secure if they co-operated more often and more deeply.
The International Financial Centres (IFC) Forum is hosting a high-level policy conference to examine the role of financial intermediation and international financial centres in the global economy, particularly as respects the impact on growth and jobs in the developed world.
The Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (Cayman A.I Summit) aims to develop a new narrative for the alternative investment industry on what it stands for and what it can deliver in the post-crisis world. The financial crisis is also an opportunity to create a more vibrant industry. This summit will bring together leaders and visionaries from around the world to address economic challenges that affect the alternative investment industry.
This years annual CPD Conference of The Jersey Society of Chartered and Certified Accountants will take place at the Hotel de France on Thursday 18 and Friday 19 October. Mourant Ozannes partner Simon Gould and Managing Associate Matthew Shaxson will be presenting a session on Legal Developments in Jersey.
A key fixture in the Island's sporting calendar, the Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon has become a terrific community event, helping to raise money for many good causes as well as being a great day out for runners and spectators. Mourant Ozannes are proud to once again be sponsors of the Relay Race.
Following the success of last year's event, Mourant Ozannes will hold their second International Trusts & Private Client conference on Friday 5 October 2012 at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Grand Cayman.
Mourant Ozannes and Kinetic Partners present a joint seminar providing topical insight on the current pressures faced by the trust sector and current trends in offshore M&A.