Andrew Jowett

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Andrew Jowett is a Group Partner in the Corporate and Regulatory BVI practice groups and of the Jersey office at Appleby. Andrew has extensive experience in corporate, banking and finance, and capital markets transactions, with particular emphasis on clients in the mining, oil and gas, energy, and natural resources sectors.

Andrew’s corporate practice involves advising a range of clients from large blue chip listed companies to small private companies on multi-jurisdictional mergers & acquisitions, public takeovers, IPOs, private placements, corporate reorganisations, joint venture arrangements, continuations, voluntary liquidations, shareholder rights, corporate governance, and directors’ duties. Andrew’s banking and finance practice involves advising both large financial institutions and corporate borrower groups in relation to acquisition finance, asset finance, debt restructuring, security enforcement, insolvency, real estate finance, and project finance.

Andrew´s regulatory practice involves advising on fund formation, investment business and money services licensing, FinTech and blockchain start-ups and joint ventures, and initial coin offerings (ICOs).

Andrew has been consistently recognised across international legal rankings, most recently praised for his “commercial savvy, leadership and responsiveness.”  (Chambers Global 2021 – Band 1, Offshore: Global FinTech).

Other notable recognitions include:

“Andrew Jowett provides consistently excellent service. He is a pleasure to work with and I recommend him without hesitation.” (Legal500 2021);

“very responsive and knowledgeable,” (Chambers Global 2020);

“He gets the deal done, is practical and always finds solutions.” (Chambers Global 2020);

“very pragmatic, business-driven and solution-oriented approach” (Chambers Global 2018);

“very professional, crisp in his delivery and a pleasure to deal with” (Chambers Global 2016);
and,

“Highly regarded” (IFLR 2018-2020)

Andrew was admitted in the British Virgin Islands in 2008 and admitted in England and Wales in 2006 (not practicing). He is fluent in French and English.

 

Education:

College of Law, London (England)

Queens University (Canada)

“[Andrew] is very professional, crisp in his delivery and a pleasure to deal with.”

Chambers Global
2016

Updates

1 Dec 2022 | News

Appleby leads in offshore fintech

Appleby has been ranked Band 1 for the firm’s work in the fintech sector in the BVI, Guernsey and ...

10 Nov 2022 | News

Appleby adds to total of top tier rankings in Legal 500 Caribbean 2023

Legal 500 Caribbean has ranked Appleby Tier 1 for nine practice areas and recognised 53 lawyers from...

12 Sep 2022 | Analysis

BVI Proposes Virtual Assets Framework with new VASP Bill

The proposed Virtual Asset Service Providers Act 2022 (VASP Bill), which has been circulated for fin...

11 Aug 2022 | News

Over 30 Appleby lawyers and nine offices recognised in 2022 IFLR1000

36 Appleby lawyers across nine jurisdictions have been recognised in this year’s IFLR1000 rankings...

15 Nov 2021

Appleby’s Team Shines In Legal 500 Caribbean 2022

Fifty-one Appleby lawyers have been recognised in the Legal 500 Caribbean directory rankings across ...

30 Jul 2021 | News

Nine Appleby offices recognised in 2021 IFLR1000 Guide

Nine of Appleby’s offices have achieved Tier 1 and Tier 2 status in the latest IFLR1000 rankings.

5 Oct 2020 | News

Nine Appleby offices recognised in 2020 IFLR1000 Guide

Nine of Appleby’s offices have achieved Tier 1 and Tier 2 status in the latest IFLR1000 rankings.

8 Jul 2020 | News

Appleby releases Offshore Data Protection Guide

Leading offshore law firm Appleby announces today it has launched an Offshore Data Protection Guide ...

2 Jul 2020 | News

Covid-19: Protecting Personal Data – the New Normal

One unanticipated consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the huge increase in the collection ...

Publications

8 Sep 2022

The ICLG Guide to Fintech 2022: British Virgin Islands Chapter

Appleby has provided the British Virgin Islands chapter to the International Comparative Legal Guide...

17 Mar 2022

Lexology chapter: Private Equity (Transactions) 2022 – British Virgin Islands

The Lexology Private Equity (Transactions): Global overview is an easy-to-use reference guide that p...

Contributors: Stuart Fee
1 Feb 2022

2022 Technology & Innovation Guide

As the pace of technological change accelerates, so too does the legal and regulatory landscape. The...

1 Feb 2022

Data Protection Guide 2022: British Virgin Islands

Data Protection Guide 2022: BVI. With data protection laws in more than 120 countries around the wor...

1 Feb 2022

Appleby Offshore Data Protection Guide 2022

With data protection laws in more than 120 countries around the world, personal data is now viewed a...

6 Sep 2021

Lexology chapter: Private Equity (Transactions)

The Lexology Private Equity (Transactions): Global overview is an easy-to-use reference guide that p...

26 Aug 2021

Private Equity (Fund Formation)

The Lexology Private Equity (Fund Formation): Global overview is an is easy-to-use reference guide w...

30 Jun 2021

International Comparative Legal Guides: 5th Edition - Fintech 2021

Appleby's recently published Q&A chapter in the International Comparative Legal Guides (ICLG) 'Finte...

13 May 2021

British Virgin Islands: Mergers & Acquisitions Comparative Guide

This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Mergers & Acquisitions laws and regulati...

Contributors: Brittany Cummings

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