Jonathan is head of the Cayman Islands Investment Funds team. He advises on all aspects of investment funds, specialising in private equity and hedge fund formation. Jonathan has extensive experience of corporate, partnership and trust structures, establishing and operating fund platforms, advising on fund regulatory matters, structuring downstream transactions and advising funds on matters arising throughout their life cycle.
Jonathan joined Maples and Calder in 2003 and was elected as a partner in 2007. He previously worked for Latham & Watkins, London and for Simmons & Simmons in London and the United Arab Emirates. Jonathan has been recommended in Legal 500 and Who's Who Legal.
Exeter University, UK, BA (Hons), Economics and French, 1994
College of Law, Guildford, UK (Distinction)
Jonathan is the chairman of the legislative sub-committee that developed the Limited Liability Companies Law, 2016 and he has been at the very centre of helping government draft the law and successfully launch the Cayman Islands LLC in July 2016.
1998 – Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (does not practise as an English solicitor)
2003 – Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands