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Michael Richardson

Maples and Calder Cayman Islands
work PO Box 309, Ugland House South Church Street George Town Grand Cayman KY1-1104 Cayman Islands
Cayman Islands
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Michael is a partner in the Investment Funds group at Maples and Calder.  He specialises in advising a wide range of financial institutions and investment managers on all aspects of the establishment and maintenance of offshore hedge funds, private equity funds and investment fund platforms.  Michael also has extensive experience advising on ongoing transactional and restructuring issues relating to offshore investment funds. 

Professional Background

Michael joined Maples and Calder in 2004 from a law firm in London, and was elected as a partner in 2009.  He has spoken at a number of industry events in the Cayman Islands and the US on a wide range of topics.  Michael has been recommended in Legal 500 and IFLR1000. He has also been ranked as an up and coming practitioner by Chambers and Partner's Global guide. 


University of London, UK, BA (Hons), History
The College of Law, Guildford, UK, CPE, LPC

Professional / Civic Activities

Michael is a member of the Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Association.

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