News Maples and Calder Given Top Tier Rankings by Legal 500 Caribbean 2019
04 Dec 2018
Legal 500 has released its 2019 Caribbean guide and Maples and Calder has secured 11 practice group rankings across its British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands offices.
The firm continues to achieve high rankings in both the individual lawyer and practice group categories, with 69 lawyers recommended in this edition. The guide, which recognised Maples and Calder as an 'first-class' law firm, published reviews received across the firm's global client base.
Described as 'first class', with, 'good response times and industry knowledge', clients described the lawyers as, 'enormously co-operative and highly experienced.' Global Managing Partner, Alasdair Robertson commented, "We are extremely pleased with these new rankings. They are a testament to the hard work put in by each of our lawyers and an illustration of their commitment to deliver outstanding service to our clients'.
For 32 years, Legal 500 has been analysing the strength of law firms throughout the world, covering firms in over 150 jurisdictions. Their research is based on feedback from over 300,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers, to bring the most up to date picture of the global legal market.
The Maples Group has continued its recent wave of expansion with the appointment of two highly experienced professionals to its global team. Benoit (Ben) Sansoucy and Colin Nestor will both serve as independent directors, based in the Cayman Islands, providing specialist fiduciary services to a broad range of alternative investment vehicles.Read more
10 Apr 2019
The Maples Group is advising Careem Inc. ("Careem") on the sale of substantially all of its business to a subsidiary of Uber Technologies, Inc. ("Uber") for consideration totalling approximately US$ 3.1 billion comprising a mixture of cash and notes convertible into shares of Uber.Read more
08 Apr 2019
Maples Group's legal services team successfully defend an appeal brought before the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council.Read more
08 Apr 2019
The Maples Group's legal services division announces the appointment of eight new partners and seven of counsel across its global offices.
03 Apr 2019
The Maples Group's legal services division in Dublin is pleased to announce the appointment of four partners and a new Head of Employment.Read more
21 Mar 2019