Colin has extensive experience in a range of international corporate rescues, including insolvencies, rehabilitations and restructurings, as well as commercial disputes, including, trusts disputes, and shareholder / investment disputes. His expertise also includes fraud, asset tracing and recovery, professional negligence, shipping, and intellectual property. Colin regularly appears as advocate in the Grand Court, the Court of Appeal of the Cayman Islands, and on final appeal to the Privy Council.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Dispute Resolution & Insolvency
Maples Partner Appointed to Silk
Colin joined the Maples Group in 1998 and was elected as a partner in 2007. He previously worked for Linklaters in London. Colin was appointed as Queen's Counsel (QC) in 2013, and has been recommended in Legal 500, Chambers Global and Who's Who Legal.
1994 - Admitted as an English solicitor and subsequently as a solicitor-advocate (not practising)
1999 - Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands
2006 – Admitted as a solicitor in St Christopher & Nevis
2013 - Appointed as Queen's Counsel (QC)
Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford, UK
Colin is a Consulting Editor of the Cayman Islands Law Reports. He is also a member of the Grand Court Rules Committee and the Insolvency Rules Committee.
Cayman Islands Schemes of Arrangement - Business as Usual
Amended and Consolidated Cayman Islands Insolvency and Restructuring Rules
Litigation & Insolvency Update June 2015
New Copyright Order Updates Cayman's Intellectual Property Protection
Litigation - Insolvency Update March 2015