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Matthew Crawford

Maples and Calder Cayman Islands
work PO Box 309, Ugland House South Church Street George Town Grand Cayman KY1-1104 Cayman Islands
Partner
Cayman Islands
work, pref+1 345 814 5391
cell+1 345 525 5391

Expertise

Matthew has significant commercial litigation, insolvency and restructuring experience in the financial services sector.  He regularly advises financial institutions, hedge funds, limited partnerships, investors and bankruptcy professionals in relation to disputes or other crisis events and appears at all levels of the courts of the Cayman Islands.

Professional Background

Matthew joined Maples and Calder in 2006 and was elected as a partner in 2009.  He previously worked for Freshfields in London and Russell McVeagh in New Zealand.  Matthew has been recommended in Legal 500, Chambers Global and Who's Who Legal. 

Education

Worcester College, Oxford, BCL (Distinction), 2000
Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand, LLB, BCA, 1996

Bar Admissions

1997 – Admitted as a barrister and solicitor in New Zealand (does not practise as a barrister or solicitor in New Zealand)
2002 – Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (does not practise as an English solicitor)
2006 – Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands

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