Appleby is one of the most established offshore law firms in Asia with over 30 years’ experience operating in one of the world’s most highly regarded, dynamic and vibrant economies. Its Hong Kong office provides on the ground advice on the laws of Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, the British Virgin Islands and Jersey, in the areas of Corporate, Dispute Resolution and Private Client & Trusts. It also facilitates the provision of legal advice in Guernsey, Isle of Man, Mauritius and the Seychelles.
Clients commended the firm for its excellent levels of service with one commenting that “Appleby has always been able to reply to emails within the same day, and has been flexible and willing to meet clients’ requests.” and another noting “The team works very closely with us, the service is very high-quality, and they give a quick response to the client’s questions.”
Judy Lee has been recognised for her specialism in various capital markets and corporate matters including IPOs and note issuances as well as finance and investment transactions. Eliot Simpson has been highlighted by the guide noting that he “has extensive experience handling all manner of commercial litigation, particularly in relation to shareholding disputes, and restructuring and insolvency cases.” He is also described by a client as a “great lawyer” who is “very devoted to his work.”