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Christian La-Roda Thomas

Maples and Calder 開曼群島
work PO Box 309, Ugland House South Church Street George Town Grand Cayman KY1-1104 Cayman Islands
work, pref+1 345 814 5577
cell+1 345 526 5577


Christian has experience in a broad range of commercial disputes, with a focus on cross-border matters, as well as in advising and representing investment banks, hedge funds and other financial institutions.  He has particular expertise in relation to disputes involving complex financial products and structured finance.


Christian joined Maples and Calder in 2014 from Bingham McCutchen LLP's London office, where he was an associate in the Securities and Financial Institutions Litigation team.  Prior to joining Bingham McCutchen, Christian trained at Allen & Overy LLP, where he qualified into the Banking, Finance and Securities Disputes team.


College of Law, UK, Legal Practice Course, 2008
BPP, UK, Graduate Diploma in Law, 2007
University College London, UK, BA (Hons), Ancient History, 2006


2010 - Admitted as a solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales (does not practise as an English solicitor)
2014 – Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands