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Joanna Russell

Maples and Calder London
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Joanna is a lawyer in the British Virgin Islands practice group based in London.  Joanna deals with a wide variety of corporate and commercial law including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate, banking and finance transactions.

Professional Background

Joanna joined Maples and Calder in 2006.  She trained with SJ Berwin LLP and subsequently worked at IPC Media Limited in London.  Joanna has been recommended by Legal 500, where she is listed as a Next Generation lawyer and described as, "a shining star". She is also known for being "responsive and very efficient at handling transactions."


University of Bristol, UK, BSc, Sociology, 2000
College of Law, London, UK, PgDL (Commendation); LPC (Distinction)

Bar Admissions

2005 - Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (does not practise as an English solicitor)
2006 - Admitted as a solicitor of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands)
2010 - Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands

Areas of Expertise


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