Chambers Global comments: "This rapidly expanding firm has boosted its litigation profile in recent years, picking up an impressive number of referrals from the larger international firms that find themselves conflicted in situations. Laura Hatfield is held in high esteem by clients for her 'practical and responsive advice' and competitors acknowledge the strength and profile of her insolvency practice."
Commercial Estates and Trusts Litigation
The firm's commercial litigation lawyers are all business minded and practical in their approach to litigation and dispute resolution. Our approach is tailored to meet each client's goals, efficiently and effectively.
Our work generally involves high profile multi-jurisdictional disputes. However our experienced lawyers deal with a broad range of contentious matters including large contract, estates and trust disputes; asset tracing and recovery; shareholder disputes; service of foreign process and enforcement of foreign judgments. Solomon Harris also assists with compliance and regulatory matters, construction disputes and banking and finance litigation for both institutions and individuals. The firm frequently advises foreign lawyers on matters of Cayman Islands law and Grand Court procedure.
Our litigators have many reported decisions to their credit in a variety of matters. Our litigators come to Solomon Harris from diverse common law jurisdictions, including England, Australia, New Zealand and Jamaica, bringing familiarity with law, precedent, procedure and relationships with relevant service providers that are of great benefit to our clients. The commercial litigators at Solomon Harris operate in the common law Cayman Islands' legal system at the highest Court levels, including the ultimate Court of Appeal, the Privy Council in London, England.