Suzanne is a partner of Maples and Calder's Corporate and Latin American teams in the Maples Group's Cayman Islands office. She has extensive experience in all aspects of corporate work, including joint ventures, IPOs, mergers and acquisitions, and also advises on a wide variety of structured finance, capital markets and investment fund transactions. Suzanne maintains a strong focus on public company work, advising clients through all stages of their growth from start-up to IPO and beyond.
Through her Latin American practice, Suzanne advises clients both originating from and investing into the region. She has also advised telecommunications clients and hardware companies on Cayman Islands licencing and regulatory issues.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Funds & Investment Management
Maples and Calder Wins Award at 2018 Global Restructuring Review Awards
Maples and Calder Wins Two Awards at the 10th Annual M&A Advisor Awards
Maples Drives Largest Ever Cayman Islands Cross Border Restructuring
Suzanne joined the Maples Group in 2006 and was elected as a partner in 2013. She previously worked for Mallesons, Stephen Jaques (now King & Wood Mallesons) and before that, for Freehills (now Herbert Smith Freehills), in Australia. Suzanne has been featured in Latin Lawyer 250 for her work on Latin American transactions, was recognised by Latinvex as one of Latin America's Top 100 Female Lawyers, and has been recommended in Legal 500.
1998 - Admitted to the Supreme Court of Western Australia (not practising)
2003 - Admitted to the Supreme Court of Victoria (not practising)
2006 - Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands
Murdoch University, Australia
Initial Public Offerings Law Review 2020: Cayman Islands
International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers and Acquisitions 2020: Cayman Islands
Mergers & Acquisitions Law Review 13th Ed.: Cayman Islands
Initial Public Offerings 2019: Cayman Islands
Initial Public Offerings Law Review 2019: Cayman Islands
Mergers & Acquisitions 2019 Guide: Cayman Islands