Mourant Ozannes is a leading international law firm advising many of the world's foremost financial institutions, public companies, global corporations and fund promoters as well as high net worth private clients on the laws of the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey. The firm has offices in these key offshore jurisdictions as well as London and Hong Kong.
Highly ranked in all leading legal directories, Mourant Ozannes has an international reputation as one of the leading practices in Guernsey. Guernsey is widely recognised as one of the world's premier international finance centres. The island has an excellent reputation for providing banking, fiduciary, funds, insurance and asset management services within a robust yet pragmatic regulatory environment.
Through its affiliated business, Mourant Ozannes Corporate Services, it also provides a comprehensive range of corporate administration services through a dedicated team of experienced professionals. The firm delivers partner-led advice on complex, multi-jurisdictional and often high profile transactions and disputes for clients looking for depth of expertise and a range of resources across Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and North America.
Mourant Ozannes has 59 partners and over 200 lawyers worldwide and boasts the largest litigation practice offshore. It has an enviable client base, advising 80% of the world’s top 50 banks and more FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 companies than any other offshore law firm. In its core practice areas, the firm also holds more top tier rankings across its locations than any other firm.
Recent awards won by Mourant Ozannes include:
• Offshore Firm of the Year 2017, Chambers Europe
• Best Offshore Law Firm – Client Service: HFMWeek US Hedge Fund Services Awards 2016
• Best Offshore Law Firm - Client Service: HFMWeek European Hedge Fund Services Awards 2015 & 2016
• Firm of the Year, Jersey: Who’s Who Legal 2015
• Best Offshore Law Firm: Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015
Further information can be found on www.mourantozannes.com.
Areas of Practice
• Banking and Finance
• Financial Services and Regulatory
• Insolvency and Restructuring
• International Trusts and Private Client
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