Our Caribbean practice unites lawyers across the firm’s global platform to provide integrated legal advice to clients working in the Caribbean.
Our lawyers understand the complexities and nuances of the various jurisdictions and legal systems in the Caribbean because of the firm’s particular focus and extensive experience working in the region. The group includes lawyers across five continents, representing public and private companies, governments, and individuals in their business activities and pursuits throughout the Caribbean and internationally.
Our Caribbean team has deep connections with local government officials, key stakeholders, and local counsel throughout the region. We are actively engaged with Caribbean organizations devoted to improving local laws and regulations for the benefit of increased corporate growth and investment in the Caribbean. Many of our lawyers have been involved in working with governments to enact pro-development and other important legislation in many Caribbean countries. We work with our clients to handle offshore private client and trust issues, complex business transactions, and to manage litigation and cross-border arbitration arising from disputes involving Caribbean jurisdictions.
Our group has experience across a broad range of practice areas including:
- Resort, Hospitality & Leisure
- Energy/Renewable Energy
- Offshore Private Client and Trust
- Real Estate
- Capital Markets
- Venture Capital/Private Equity
- Banking and Finance
- Labor & Employment
- International Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
- FCPA & International Compliance
- Intellectual Property
- Infrastructure/Public Private Partnerships
- Tax & Treaties
- Development Agreements and Other Agreements for Foreign Direct Investment
- Latin American Relations