Justin provides advice on the full life-cycle of open-ended and close-ended investment funds and private equity funds as well as advising on a broad range of international corporate transactions.
Justin recently advised Gatehouse Bank on the structuring, incorporation and financing aspect of its recent joint venture with Sigma Capital for the construction of an initial 927 new rental homes, with a total development cost of approximately £110 million. Gatehouse Bank plc is a London-based investment bank specialising in Shariah-compliant products and services.
Justin joined Ogier in 2013 from the corporate team of Herbert Smith Freehills in London where he specialised in Cross-Border Mergers & Acquisitions. During his time at Herbert Smith Freehills, Justin spent three years working in the firm’s Tokyo office and was seconded to the legal department of the Japanese trading corporation Mitsui & Co Ltd.
Justin holds a Master’s Degree from the University of Edinburgh and completed his Diploma in Legal Practice at the Oxford Institute of Legal Practice .
He is a member of the Cayman Islands Law Society and the Law Society of England & Wales.
2014 - Cayman Islands
2008 - England and Wales (non practising)