The firm’s specialist corporate and commercial department advises a variety of corporate clients on a wide range of local and international transactions, frequently working alongside major UK and US firms and offshore firms. The firm has significant expertise in complex corporate transactional work, insurance and reinsurance matters, investment funds and partnerships.

The firm’s corporate practice also has a dedicated corporate administration services team, Compass Administration Services Limited (“CASL”).

The firm’s corporate team advises on all aspects of general corporate and commercial law, including with respect to:

  • Incorporations (with specialist expertise in insurance, reinsurance and segregated cell companies)
  • Capital raisings and debt offerings
  • Joint ventures, partnership and shareholder agreements
  • Private equity / venture capital
  • Share buy-backs and redemptions
  • Capital reductions
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Public and private share offerings
  • Company migrations
  • Corporate governance
  • Corporate restructuring
  • Solvent schemes of arrangement
  • Trusts

Our corporate team also has specialist expertise in the following areas:

Neil Horner, Head of Corporate
Kim Willey, Counsel
Hanno Tolhurst, Counsel
Rebecca Vernon, Associate
Waynette M. D. Hollis, Associate
Samantha Saunders, Associate