Maples and Calder TM is an international law firm advising clients around the world on the laws of the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands and Ireland. In each jurisdiction in which we have a presence, a separate undertaking or entity called Maples and Calder has been established and those separate Maples and Calder undertakings/entities are not themselves partners in any partnership called "Maples and Calder" or otherwise. Any reference to a "partner" means an individual who is a partner, member, consultant or employee with equivalent standing and qualifications in at least one Maples and Calder undertaking or entity. All references on this website to "we", "Maples and Calder" or the "firm" mean one of those separate and distinct undertakings or entities depending on the applicable location as explained below, each of which is a distinct legal practice although all using the name Maples and Calder.
In the British Virgin Islands, Maples and Calder is a partnership holding a trade licence issued under the Business, Professions and Trade Licences Act, 1989 of the British Virgin Islands. In the Cayman Islands, Maples and Calder is a partnership holding an operational licence No. 14/2013 issued by the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands under the Legal Practitioners Law of the Cayman Islands. In Dubai, Maples and Calder (Dubai) LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in the Dubai International Financial Centre (Registration No. 2016) and it is regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority. In Dublin, Maples and Calder is a partnership of Irish solicitors whose partners are all members of the Law Society of Ireland. In Hong Kong, Maples and Calder (Hong Kong) LLP is a limited liability partnership registered with the Law Society of Hong Kong as a foreign law firm. In London, Maples and Calder is an unlimited liability company registered in England and Wales (Company No. 03369233). In Singapore, Maples and Calder (Singapore) LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in Singapore under the Limited Liability Partnership Act (Chapter 163A) with registration number T12LL1227H and it is regulated by the Legal Services Regulatory Authority of the Ministry of Law in Singapore.