With excellent client feedback highlighting responsiveness and knowledge across Private Wealth, Dispute Resolution, Corporate, Investment Funds, Banking and Finance and Real Estate, Ogier in Cayman have achieved strong results in a number of sectors in the Legal 500 directory.
Ogier's Cayman Private Wealth team has retained its tier one status, praised for providing "a very personalised service to clients" with partner Anthony Partridge listed as leading individual and managing associate Fraser Allister as rising star. Anthony is described by clients as "responsive, reassuring, knowledgeable and easy to speak with" and Fraser is recognised for "giving excellent advice that is always commercial and client centric".
Ogier is described as one of the leading litigation firms in the Cayman Islands, "with a winning reputation in a crowded field. The dispute resolution team is very well resourced, with impressively knowledgeable lawyers and highly efficient support staff". In particular, partner Marc Kish is recognised for his "sound judgement" and skills as a "natural litigator" and partner Rachael Reynolds as "a formidable advocate whose charm belies a penetrating intellect".
Clients have also praised Ogier's Corporate team for being committed and "fully responsive to all key situations" and its Investment Funds team as "attentive, well informed and efficient". Partner Nick Rogers is noted for providing swift, practical and solutions-oriented advice and partner Justin Savage for his professionalism and practicality.
The Real Estate team also features positive feedback for its high level of customer service and senior associate Cline Glidden is complimented on the breadth of his personal network.
The testimonial for the Banking and Finance team notes their established structured finance and debt capital market practices and robust Latin American finance practice.
Cayman practice partner James Bergstrom said: "Across our services a key piece of feedback focuses on our responsiveness and knowledge. The rankings show strong results for the Cayman team in a number of areas and are a testament to a high quality and very capable team."
In the directory James Bergstrom, Angus Davison, Anthony Partridge, Marc Kish, Bradley Kruger, Rachael Reynolds and Giorgio Subiotto are listed as leading individuals; Jennifer Fox, Joanne Huckle, Mark Santangeli and Justin Savage as next generation partners; and Barry McEwan, Emma Sutherland, Fraser Allister, James Lydeard and Shaun Maloney as rising stars.