{{ languageVal }}
  • English
 

Ray Davern

Email Icon Send an email T: +44 20 7466 1625 M: +44 7795 548 707

OVERVIEW

Ray is head of Maples and Calder's London-based Trusts & Private Client team at the Maples Group.  His expertise includes contentious and non-contentious international trusts and private client work.

BACKGROUND

Ray started with the Maples Group in 2016.  Prior to that, he was head of the private client and trusts BVI and Cayman practices for an international law firm.  Ray previously lectured at King's College London, specialising in the law of trusts, and practised as a Chancery barrister at the London Bar.  Ray has been recognised in Legal 500 and ranked within the top 20 in private wealth management by Citywealth.  He has also been ranked in the Chambers and Partners High Net Worth guide.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Member of the International Academy of Estate and Trust Law (TIAETL)

Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Trusts & Private Client 

BAR ADMISSIONS

1988 – Called to the Bar of England and Wales (not practising)

2009 - Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands

2010 - Admitted as a barrister of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands)

EDUCATION

Balliol College, Oxford, UK, BA (Hons), Jurisprudence, 1987, First Class

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

French

Spanish

GET IN TOUCH

For expert advice, contact us today - we'd love to hear from you. Please fill in the form and we will contact you as soon as possible.

Please note that your email may be received and read by other Maples Group employees in addition to your intended recipient. The use of this form does not create an attorney-client relationship and information submitted will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential, nor will it prevent us from accepting related instructions on behalf of others. Do not send us any information regarding any current or potential legal matters until your proposed engagement of us as legal counsel has been agreed and confirmed by us in writing.