Angus Davison

Partner Cayman Islands
Angus Davison
Leading Individual Legal 500 Caribbean, 2023


Angus has a broad corporate finance practice, advising many of our investment funds and other clients on financing transactions, IPOs, mergers & acquisitions (public and private), regulatory obligations and non-contentious restructuring. His team have been described as being, 'responsive, commercial and gives solid as well as pragmatic advice’ (Legal 500 Caribbean, 2018).
  • Background & experience

    Angus has extensive experience providing advice on corporate and finance transactions involving Cayman Islands vehicles. Angus’ clients include a number of local and international financial institutions, investors and borrowers requiring advice on secured lending, fund financing, Islamic finance and restructuring transactions.

    As part of Ogier's multi-disciplinary Private Equity team, Angus advises many of our investment funds clients on their financing arrangements and other transactions involving a wide range of IPOs, mergers & acquisitions (public and private), joint ventures, non-contentious restructuring and commercial transactions. He also acts for a number of the firm's largest investment funds clients in relation to new fund formation, on-going regulatory and corporate advice.

    Angus joined Ogier in 2005 and became a partner in 2010. He is a member of the Legal Executive Board and a director of Ogier Global, Ogier's corporate administration business. 

    Prior to joining Ogier, he worked for a number of years as a solicitor with Minter Ellison and PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal in Sydney, Australia. 

    He received his Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Laws, with Honours, from the Australian National University and his Master of Laws from the University of Sydney. Angus is a member of the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association.

    Admitted in:
    2005 - Cayman Islands
    2001 - New South Wales, Australia (non practising)

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  • Recognition

    Leading Individual Legal 500 Caribbean, 2023
    Key Lawyer Legal 500 Caribbean, 2023
    Extremely responsive and has provided strong technical advice across multiple areas of Cayman law. Legal 500 Caribbean, 2022
    Leading Individual Legal 500 Caribbean, 2022
    Both knowledgeable and practical, and a provider of sound technical advice. Chambers Global, 2021
    Leading Individual Legal 500 Caribbean, 2021
    Leading individual Legal 500 Caribbean, 2020
    Highly regarded IFLR 1000 2020
    Leading individual Legal 500 Caribbean, 2019
    Very good Chambers Global, 2019
    Highly regarded IFLR 1000, 2019
    Attentive, knowledgeable, he has industry knowledge, and an excellent turnaround time. Client feedback, 2018
    Very strong and we are very impressed by him. He is very accessible and responsive. Chambers Global 2018
    He ensures he and his team provide excellent service Chambers Global 2018
    Very good sense of how high-level strategy works Chambers Global 2017
    Key practitioner Legal 500 Caribbean, 2018
    He is a very strong technical lawyer who exhibits the responsiveness and commerciality of the firm. Chambers UK 2016
    Recommended Legal 500, Caribbean, 2017
    Gives robust advice in tricky situations Legal 500 2016
    Angus Davison is the best offshore lawyer that you will ever deal with. Client feedback, 2015
    He is very down-to-earth and gives us straightforward and commercially relevant advice. Client feedback
    He is always very responsive and thoughtful and he is creative. Client feedback
    He has a deep knowledge of the mechanics of how hedge funds work. Client feedback
    Knowledgeable regarding the details and mechanics of hedge funds Legal 500 2012