Cross-Border Commercial Litigation Associate (Solicitor or Barrister), Cayman

Cayman Islands (KY)
Excellent Financial Package (Tax Free)
28 Nov 2023
02 Jan 2024
Full Time
Experience Level
Mid Level, Partner-designate

Prestigious international law firm with significant reputation for high-stakes litigation and investigations work are actively seeking an experienced Litigation Associate (Solicitor or Barrister) to join their thriving Cayman Islands practice. The successful candidate will provide client representation and advisory services, handling complex cross-border litigation and Cayman law issues. Duties will include drafting pleadings, applications for interim measures, legal analysis, client updates, and case-related correspondence.

The bar is set very high for this opportunity so only applicants with both a superb academic pedigree and first class career history will be considered.

Hiring Criteria:

  • Minimum 6 years PQE Admitted in Cayman Islands and/or U.K., Australia, or New Zealand
  • Extensive multi-jurisdictional experience in complex distressed financial products, investment funds, judgment enforcement, fraud and asset tracing, and contentious insolvency matters
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and client-facing experience
  • Strong writing, drafting, and editing skills

The successful applicant will gain unrivalled experience in high-stakes litigation within a connected international team, taking on significant responsibility, regularly managing matters independently from start to finish.

You will enjoy best in market tax-free financial rewards, comprehensive training, and enhanced career development opportunities. For ambitious litigation professionals looking to make a significant impact within a thriving firm in Cayman, this is the ideal opportunity.

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