December 5, 2019

Maples Group relocates two senior litigators to London

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The Maples Group is pleased to announce the relocation of two of its senior Dispute Resolution and Insolvency lawyers from its British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands offices to London. David Welford, Of Counsel and a senior member of the BVI Dispute Resolution and Insolvency team and Christian La-Roda Thomas, Of Counsel* and a key […]

Maples Group expands leading regulatory expertise

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In response to the increased volume of local and global regulatory laws, Maples and Calder, the Maples Group’s law firm, is pleased to announce the recent expansion of its global Regulatory group currently comprised of 18 lawyers in five locations, including the Cayman Islands and the British Virgin Islands. With immediate effect, Chris Capewell has […]

Maples Group supports first US CLO employing a Cayman Islands LLC

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The Maples Group was pleased to support the Issuer and the Co-Issuer on the Cayman Islands and Delaware, legal, listing and fiduciary aspects of its middle market collaterised loan obligation (“CLO”).  The deal, which priced on 13 August 2019 at $US 501 million, was arranged by Natixis and was hugely novel as it was the […]

Maples Group sponsors student award in honour of local lawyer

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George Town, Grand Cayman | The Maples Group is pleased to support the Alicia Thompson Award, a newly developed award established by George Town Primary School bestowed to one exemplary student in Year 6 at the school’s annual graduating ceremony. The award was created in honour of the school’s past pupil, Alicia Thompson, now an […]

Maples Group appoints new Managing Partner (Heidi de Vries) to its law firm in London

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he Maples Group’s law firm, Maples and Calder, is pleased to announce the appointment of Heidi de Vries as the Managing Partner of its London office. Heidi will take office on 1 December 2019, succeeding Paul Govier who is retiring from the firm. Paul joined the firm 17 years ago and will continue to support […]

Women Code Cayman celebrates Alumni

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First Cohort Graduate from Free 12 Week Community Code Programme Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (19 June 2019) – Wednesday 12 June 2019 marked Women Code Cayman’s first alumni event which welcomed over 30 guests to celebrate the individuals who completed a 12 week-long introductory computer programming course. The free programme, developed to help close the technology sector’s […]

Global senior appointments at the Maples Group

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George Town, Grand Cayman | The Maples Group’s legal services division, which advises on the laws of the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Ireland, Jersey and Luxembourg, announces the appointment of eight new partners and seven of counsel across its global offices. Three new partners and two of counsel were appointed in the Group’s […]

Introducing the Maples Group: A Brand Evolution

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With effect from 28 January 2019, Maples and Calder and MaplesFS which comprises Maples Fiduciary and Maples Fund Services, have consolidated their offerings under a single brand, now called the Maples Group, bringing together their internationally recognised offerings.  This composite of collective services includes an international law firm, advising on the laws of the British […]