Michael is head of Maples and Calder's Funds & Investment Management team in the Maples Group's Cayman Islands office. He advises a wide range of financial institutions and investment managers on all aspects of the establishment and maintenance of offshore hedge funds, private equity funds and investment fund platforms. Michael also has extensive experience advising on ongoing transactional and restructuring issues relating to offshore investment funds.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Funds & Investment Management
Michael joined the Maples Group in 2004 from a law firm in London and was elected as a partner in 2009. He has spoken at a number of industry events in the Cayman Islands and the US on a wide range of topics. Michael has been recommended in Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and IFLR1000.
University of London, UK, BA (Hons), History
The College of Law, Guildford, UK, CPE, LPC
Michael is a member of the Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Association.
Amendments to the Cayman Islands Private Funds Law, 2020
Cayman Islands Update: COVID-19 Measures and Beneficial Ownership
Cayman Islands Regulator Issues New Rules Regarding Regulated Funds
COVID-19 Cayman Islands Update: Further Financial Services Deadline Extensions
COVID-19 Cayman Islands Update: Additional Financial Services Concessions
COVID-19 Cayman Islands Update: Funds and Term ABS Loan Facility