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Colin McKie QC

Maples and Calder Cayman Islands
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Cayman Islands
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Colin has extensive experience in a range of international disputes including, corporate rescues, rehabilitations and restructurings, trusts disputes, and shareholder disputes.  His expertise also includes fraud, asset tracing and recovery, professional negligence and intellectual property.  Colin regularly appears as advocate in the Grand Court, the Court of Appeal of the Cayman Islands, and on appeal to the Privy Council. 

Professional Background

Colin joined Maples and Calder in 1998 and was elected as a partner in 2007.  He previously worked for Linklaters in London.  Colin was appointed as Queen's Counsel (QC) in 2013, and has been recommended in Legal 500, Chambers Global and Who's Who Legal.  


Corpus Christi College, Oxford, UK

Professional / Civic Activities

Colin is a Consulting Editor of the Cayman Islands Law Reports.  He is also a member of the Grand Court Rules Committee and the Insolvency Rules Committee.

Bar Admissions

1994 - Admitted as an English solicitor and subsequently as a solicitor-advocate (does not practise as an English solicitor)
1999 - Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands
2013 - Appointed as Queen's Counsel (QC)

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