"Mourant Ozannes is undoubtedly a
first choice firm."

Legal 500

Mourant Ozannes

"Their service is second to none."

Chambers & Partners

Mourant Ozannes

"The work they produced was outstanding."

International Financial Law Review

Mourant Ozannes

Offshore Law Firm of the Year

Chambers Europe Awards 2013, 2011, 2009

Mourant Ozannes

About Mourant Ozannes – Firm Factsheet

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Mourant Ozannes is one of the leading offshore law firms, advising on the laws of the BVI, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey. We have a substantial presence in each of these jurisdictions as well as offices in Hong Kong and London.

Our clients include many of the world's leading financial institutions, public companies, corporations, fund promoters as well as high net worth private clients. We are chosen regularly to work alongside the most respected international law firms with whom we enjoy deep and longstanding relationships.

We recruit people who understand the paramount importance of exceptional client service and who share a passionate commitment to our values. Many of our lawyers have practised with leading law firms in London, New York and Hong Kong bringing with them a wealth of knowledge and experience in their respective fields.

Our practice areas

Offices in key international finance centres

BVICayman Islands, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Jersey and London.

People

  • Number of partners: 53
  • Number of fee-earners: 240

Management team

Legal Directory Recognition

  • For the fourth consecutive year Mourant Ozannes has more top tier rankings across its locations than any other offshore law firm: Chambers & Partners, Legal 500, International Financial Law Review 
  • More 'Leading Lawyer' recommendations than any other offshore law firm: Citywealth Leaders' List

Firm Awards (2014/2013)

  • Global Finance Deal of the Year, Restructuring and Insolvency (Middle East): The American Lawyer Global Legal Awards 2014
  • Best Offshore Law Firm: Hedgeweek USA Awards 2014
  • Best Offshore Law Firm – Client Service: HFMWeek European Hedge Fund Services Awards 2014
  • Best Offshore Law Firm: Hedgeweek Global Awards 2014
  • Best Law Firms for Offshore Work: China Business Law Awards 2013
  • Offshore Law Firm of the Year: The British Legal Awards 2013
  • International Legal Team of the Year: STEP Private Client Awards 2013/2014
  • Best Offshore Law Firm: Hedgeweek USA Awards 2013
  • Offshore Law Firm of the Year: Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence 2013
  • Best Offshore Law Firm: HFMWeek European Hedge Fund Services Awards 2013
  • Legal Team of the Year: STEP Caribbean Awards 2013

Corporate Social Responsibility

  • We are involved in a number of community initiatives, such as the Cayman Islands National Recovery Programme, the Victor Hugo International Music Festival in Guernsey, the Prince's Trust in Jersey, and much more as part of our commitment to corporate social responsibility.
  • Our lawyers have undertaken many environmental projects ranging from tree planting and beach clean-ups to helping regenerate the Old Quarter in Guernsey, supporting the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust in Jersey and the Blue Iguana Recovery Program in Cayman.
  • Our Jersey Legal Aid team services around 20% of the total number of legal aid certificates issued to clients in need each year. 

CONTACT

For all general enquiries, please email: enquiries@mourantozannes.com

To speak to a lawyer from Mourant Ozannes, please call:

  • BVI: +1 284 852 1700
  • Cayman Islands: +1 345 949 4123
  • Guernsey: +44 1481 723 466
  • Hong Kong: +852 3995 5700
  • Jersey: +44 1534 676 000
  • London: +44 20 7796 7600