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LITIGATION PARTNER/COUNSEL (8-20 PQE) – BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS

Employer
Offshore Legal
Location
British Virgin Islands (VG)
Salary
$$Excellent Package (8% tax plus full relocation/benefits)
Closing date
28 May 2024
Reference
BVI - 684

Job Details

Offshore Legal have been tasked with sourcing top level senior candidates to interview for an important new hire for a major offshore firm in the British Virgin Islands. You will join a thriving litigation practice, working on some of the most complex and interesting work that the BVI has to offer.

The successful candidate will be a UK admitted Senior Barrister or Solicitor, ideally with direct or indirect offshore experience. Hence, Partners or Partner designates/Counsel currently based in the BVI, Cayman, Bermuda, Channel Islands and/or Hong Kong are of strong interest, as are those with previous experience in the region. Top tier Barristers coming straight from the UK Bar are also most strongly encouraged to apply. 

Starting salary will be top of market and hence HUGELY attractive, increasing substantially year on year. Income tax paid by the employee in the BVI is just 8% and the cost of living is below that of Cayman/Bermuda. 

This is truly an exceptional opportunity so we encourage qualified candidates to apply asap as we expect significant interest in the role and for interviews to commence shortly.

For more information, please email michael@offshorelegaljobs.com. All inquiries will be handled with the utmost discretion and your CV will never go anywhere without your prior knowledge and consent.

Offshore Legal - #1 offshore legal recruitment specialists

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At Offshore Legal we understand that successful recruitment is underpinned by professional results-oriented relationships with both our Clients and Candidates. Michael Burbidge has 15+ years of direct experience recruiting almost exclusively for offshore Private Practice firms in the Cayman Islands, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, London, Jersey, Guernsey, Hong Kong and Singapore. Michael has spent 6 years working in the Cayman Islands, 5 in London and has also lived in Hong Kong and Jersey so knows these jurisdictions/regions intimately.  

Company

Offshore Legal is a specialist recruitment consultancy, sourcing legal professionals for law firms, banks and other financial institutions across all the major offshore jurisdictions.

At Offshore Legal we understand that successful recruitment is underpinned by professional results-oriented relationships with our Clients and Candidates.  By matching and managing the requirements and expectations of both parties in an honest and efficient manner, we are able to achieve these goals.

As our name suggests, we are offshore specialists. Our consultants have many years experience recruiting across multiple jurisdictions, and having lived and worked in the Caribbean, Hong Kong and Channel Islands, they know the regions intimately.  Whilst Offshore Legal is able to assist legal professionals in finding permanent employment in any desired location, our specialty lies in the major, more established jurisdictions of:

  • Cayman
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Bermuda
  • Channel Islands (Jersey and Guernsey)
  • Hong Kong
  • Singapore
  • Dubai
  • Turks and Caicos
  • Gibraltar

Offshore Legal provides law firms, banks, government bodies and other financial institutions with lawyers, paralegals, legal secretaries, corporate administrators, trust and compliance officers.  Ultimately we recruit at all levels of experience, however, please note that there are a number of differing  jurisdictional work permit requirements in regards to years of experience and qualifications.

The principal requested practice areas are:

  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Banking and Finance
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Investment Funds
  • Trust and Private Client
  • Insolvency and Restructuring
  • Commercial Property and Real Estate
  • Employment and Pensions
  • Corporate and Fiduciary Services
  • Compliance/AML

Clients trust Offshore Legal to source and screen the best available talent.

Candidates trust Offshore Legal’s in-depth market knowledge and the invaluable insight and advice we provide.

Candidates and clients trust Offshore Legal to provide them with a highly professional service which yields results.

Trust us to do the same for you!

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