"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 2015, 2013, 2011, 2009

Mourant Ozannes

Buying, selling or leasing property in the Cayman Islands?

Mourant Ozannes' highly skilled and experienced Cayman Islands property law team is focused on providing you with responsive, cost efficient and expert residential and commercial property advice and a truly personal service.

We pride ourselves on our speed of response as well as our technical expertise and will work tirelessly on your behalf, keeping you fully informed at every stage of your transaction.

We work closely with each client to gain a thorough understanding of their objectives within the market in which they operate. We make it a point to know as much as we can about our clients' businesses to better devise creative and effective solutions to whatever challenges are standing between them and their goals. 

Our philosophy is that all our clients benefit when we negotiate commercially and speedily suggesting solutions that are practical and work from everyone's point of view.

We also work closely with our property litigation team who deal with mediation, arbitration and, when required, litigation to resolve any real estate situations where our clients could be exposed. Our clients come to us because we can offer a full real estate service. 


We act for buyers, sellers, investors, developers and financiers of property, and we advise on all aspects of residential property and development work including buying and selling houses, condominiums and raw land, residential leases and licenses, bank borrowing secured on residential property, building contracts and option agreements. 

We also have specialist expertise in planning, relocation and regulatory matters arising in connection with the acquisition, occupation and use of residential property.


Our property team advises landlords, tenants, developers, lenders, buyers, sellers, hoteliers, government bodies and private investors on all aspects of commercial property and development work including sales, purchases, leases, agreements for lease, financing, building contracts, development agreements, collateral warranties and construction documents.

We work closely with our corporate and commercial team to provide property related advice in connection with the acquisition and disposal of businesses and the occupation and use of commercial property.

Our Expertise

  • Sales and Purchases of Commercial and Residential Property 
  • Commercial and Residential Leasing
  • Development and Planning Issues
  • Building and Construction Agreements 
  • Option Agreements 
  • Advising on Hotel Developments, Sales and Acquisitions 
  • Strata Title and Strata Management Issues
  • Drafting and Negotiating Property Warranties 
  • Property Due Diligence 
  • Property Financing for Lenders and Borrowers 
  • Regulatory Advice in connection with the Acquisition, Development, Occupation and Use of Property
  • Property Support in connection with the Acquisition and Disposal of Commercial Property