Harjit specialises in the area of investment funds, in particular the establishment and maintenance of hedge funds in the Cayman Islands. She advises numerous leading European hedge fund managers and their onshore counsel on the formation, ongoing legal and regulatory compliance, restructuring and termination of different types of Cayman Islands investment vehicles. She also regularly advises clients on a broad range of corporate and commercial transactions, including shareholder arrangements.
Harjit joined Maples and Calder in 2007 and was elected as a partner in 2015. She previously worked for Mallesons Stephen Jaques in Australia and before that, as a research assistant to a judge in the equity division of the Supreme Court of New South Wales. Harjit has been recommended by Who's Who Legal.
University of Sydney, Australia (First Class Honours)
Harjit is a member of the Law Society of New South Wales.
2005 - Admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, Australia (does not practise as a barrister or solicitor in New South Wales)