Ray Wearmouth 

 Ray Wearmouth 

Partner, British Virgin Islands

phone +1 284 852 7364 
email +1 284 542 7364
email ray.wearmouth@ogier.com

British Virgin Islands

Area of expertise:
Banking and Finance, Corporate and Commercial, Derivatives, Restructuring & Insolvency, Tax


Ray specialises in all corporate and commercial disciplines, banking, capital markets and structured finance matters.

Prior to joining Ogier, Ray practiced at Harney Westwood & Riegels for several years where he was a partner. During that time Ray had been the Head of both the Corporate Department and the Banking Department in the BVI, and had opened its Hong Kong office. Ray previously worked for Ogier in Jersey and prior to that DLA Piper in England.

Ray is recognised as a leading individual for corporate & finance in Chambers Global, a leading financial & corporate lawyer in IFLR 1000, a leading commercial lawyer in Legal 500 and a leading finance and restructuring lawyer in PLC.

Ray is a member of the Company Law Review Advisory Committee (a statutory body) and the Economic Advisory Council. He is also a Notary Public of the British Virgin Islands.

Ray is the Practice Partner of the BVI legal practice.

Admitted in:
2005 - Foreign Registered Lawyer, Hong Kong
2002 - British Virgin Islands
1994 - England and Wales (not practising)

Ray Wearmouth is a leading lawyer in the IFLR1000