Experienced people, pragmatic approach
Strength in depth is a key component to our success. Our collegiate and team focused approach ensures that the right expertise, at the right level of experience, is brought to each transaction. With more than 60 highly skilled partners and associates practising British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Irish, Jersey and Luxembourg law, you can be confident that Maples and Calder has the knowledge and experience needed for even the most complex financial transactions, with the resources to meet the toughest deadlines.
We have finance partners based in each Maples and Calder office, delivering time zone convenience and multi-office capability across our global network. For fiduciary services requirements, we provide a seamless, "one stop shop" capability through our affiliate MaplesFS.
Our Cayman Islands finance team, has consistently maintained its position as the largest and most successful Cayman Islands firm, holding top rankings across the leading legal directories, such as International Financial Law Review (IFLR), Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and Practical Law Company (PLC). We have also consistently featured as the leading counsel to issuers in global league tables for CDO/CLOs and repackaging issuances, including FactSet and Dealogic, among others.
Our Irish finance practice is one of the largest dedicated groups of its type in the Irish market. Through acting on award-winning and innovative deals it has continued to move up the Irish law firm finance rankings across the same leading legal directories. The team works closely with our Irish Tax Group to deliver tax efficient and innovative solutions to our clients.
Our British Virgin Islands qualified finance lawyers handle a variety of complex matters relating to asset and project finance, general banking and shipping registration from offices in the British Virgin Islands, Hong Kong and London. We have consistently retained a solid standing in the market place amongst our peers and maintain a 'recommended firm' rating in the legal directory rankings.
Our Luxembourg finance team has solid experience in cross border financing and banking transactions, including corporate debt facilities, fund financing, acquisition and real estate financing and restructurings, as well as capital markets matters. A large component of our practice comprises advising both lenders and borrowers on lending transactions and all types of secured transactions, advising in particular on the setting up of security packages and issues surrounding collateral in the context of debt restructuring transactions.
Clients repeatedly return to us due to our ability to structure and implement complex financial transactions under intense time pressure. With our pragmatic commercial approach and technical expertise, we can help you achieve your objectives in whichever jurisdiction you are based.
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Our strategic global presence and highest quality expertise ensure that our clients receive unmatched service and advice, provided in a commercial and cost-effective way.