BVI LAW FIRM
A leading British Virgin Islands law firm, Appleby offers an extensive range of BVI legal services across a broad spectrum of practice areas, including Corporate, Dispute Resolution, Private Client & Trusts and Regulatory.
Our standing as one of the top BVI law firms is evidenced by our rankings in highly respected legal directories including Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500 and IFLR1000, with recent praise of our BVI legal advice including the fact that we are “solid and great to work with” and “provide fantastic client service” (Chambers), and have “one of the best dispute resolution practices on the island” (Legal 500).
To ensure we retain our position as a leading BVI law firm, Appleby is committed to providing its clients with the highest level of service and expertise. Our deep understanding of BVI law is therefore key in allowing us to offer tailored solutions that are both practical and cost-effective.
Clients include multinational corporations, financial institutions, investment funds, family offices, private clients and high-net-worth individuals.
Appleby has a team of skilled and experienced British Virgin Islands lawyers who are well-versed in the laws and regulations of the jurisdiction. This in-depth knowledge and understanding means our BVI solicitors and lawyers have the ability to navigate complex legal issues with ease.
They have excellent communication and negotiation skills which are essential in resolving disputes and securing successful outcomes for clients. Additionally, BVI lawyers at Appleby are adept at providing legal advice and support on corporate and commercial matters, including mergers and acquisitions, banking and finance, and regulatory compliance.
A global offshore law firm, Appleby’s team of BVI lawyers stretches far beyond just the jurisdiction itself with BVI-qualified lawyers also practising in the Group’s Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Hong Kong, Isle of Man and Jersey offices – ensuring we have the ability to offer BVI legal advice across all time zones.
In summary, Appleby’s BVI lawyers have a wealth of knowledge, experience and skills that make them a trusted choice for clients seeking top-tier legal representation in the jurisdiction.
Where we offer BVI LEGAL ADVICE
At Appleby, our global presence allows us to provide timely and comprehensive legal advice at the time most critical to our clients. From our offices in the British Virgin Islands, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Hong Kong, Isle of Man and Jersey we offer round-the-clock access to BVI legal advice.
A number of our BVI qualified lawyers have experience working in onshore financial centres or on the ground in the BVI, ensuring that they have both commercial expertise and an awareness of the nuances affecting the practice of BVI law. Our global team approach ensures that all team members benefit from this collective shared experience, when dealing with the spectrum of cross-border transactions and high-profile matters that we advise upon.
We work regularly alongside onshore law firms based in all the major financial centres including London, New York, Miami, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Dublin, Dubai, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Moscow, Switzerland and Singapore. Given the popularity of the BVI as an offshore jurisdiction our relationships with onshore counsel extend beyond these financial centres and include the regional centres where commercial expertise has developed.
We advise a wide variety of local and international organisations including a large number of FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies on every aspect of BVI corporate and commercial law, with particular expertise and focus on mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, joint ventures and capital markets.
We offer BVI LEGAL advice on:
- Banking & asset finance
- Capital markets
- Corporate real estate and asset finance
- Funds & investment services
- Joint ventures
- Islamic finance
- Listing services
- Mergers & acquisitions
- Private client & trusts
- Redomiciling companies to and from the BVI
- Structured finance
- Technology & innovation
Appleby Projects in the BVI
In the British Virgin Islands Appleby supports local charities through donations and sponsorship. We encourage our employees to share their time and expertise as volunteers to support the local community.
Our community investment programme benefits charities and our business by helping us to build good relationships in the local community and by contributing to employee development and job satisfaction. Our focus is to help in the areas of: youth development, environment, sport and the arts.
Some of the organisations that we support through funding and in-kind donations include:
Non-profit making organisations seeking more information about financial and in-kind support should contact [email protected].