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Tim Coak

Maples and Calder Cayman Islands
work PO Box 309, Ugland House South Church Street George Town Grand Cayman KY1-1104 Cayman Islands
Partner
Cayman Islands
work, pref+1 345 814 5236
cell+1 345 525 5236

Expertise

Tim specialises in the establishment, launch, ongoing maintenance and restructuring of all types of Cayman Islands investment funds, particularly hedge funds and private equity funds.  He advises on commingled funds and managed accounts, and acts for a wide variety of clients, including large financial institutions and investment managers and smaller, start-up investment managers.  He also regularly advises clients on a broad range of corporate and commercial transactions.

Professional Background

Tim joined Maples and Calder in 2012 and was elected as a partner in 2018.  He previously worked in the investment funds teams at DLA Piper, Debevoise & Plimpton and Freshfields (in London and Dubai).  Tim has been identified as a leading lawyer by Who's Who Legal. 

Education

Nottingham Law School, UK
Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge, UK, MA (Hons), Law

Bar Admissions

2005 - Admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales (not practising)
2012 - Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands

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