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Stuart Connolly

Maples and Calder British Virgin Islands
work 5th Floor, Ritter House Wickhams Cay II PO Box 173 Road Town Tortola VG1110 British Virgin Islands
British Virgin Islands
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Stuart advises on all aspects of British Virgin Islands securities, corporate and partnership law, including the formation, sale, purchase, listing, licensing and restructuring of regulated and unregulated vehicles, joint venture arrangements and corporate governance issues.  He has a particular focus on advising managers and institutional investors on all aspects of investment funds including regulatory areas such as CRS, FATCA and similar regimes.

Professional Background

Stuart joined Maples and Calder in 2017 having previously worked in the corporate and investment funds team of Paul Hastings LLP in London and in the asset management and investment funds team at William Fry in Dublin.  He began his career at the Bar of Ireland practising commercial matters.


Griffith College Dublin, LLB (Hons) in Law, 2010
Honorable Society of King's Inns, Barrister-at-law Degree, 2012
Institute of Banking, Professional Diploma in Investment Funds, 2014

Bar Admissions

2012 – Admitted as a barrister in Ireland (not practising)
2016 – Admitted as a barrister in England and Wales (not practising)
2017 – Admitted as a barrister of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands)

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