About

Our firm consists of top-tier lawyers with the ideal combination of experience and expertise to best serve you

Our lawyers have a depth and range of experience in their respective areas of practice that is simply unparalleled in the BVI. They are widely recognised as experts in their fields with decades of combined experience helping clients to navigate the BVI’s legal and regulatory environment while providing solutions to the most complex of issues.

The firm was founded by Sheila George and Johann Henry who are recognised by Legal 500 as Leading Individuals in the British Virgin Islands Real Estate and Trusts/Private Client rankings. With a team of highly skilled and experienced professionals, we represent high and ultra-high net worth individuals and corporate clients, providing tailored solutions that are fiscally, legally and commercially sound.

We focus on ensuring that we understand all issues that affect our clients and work hard to provide practical legal solutions that are sensible, delivered in a timely manner, and which protect our clients’ long-term interests. We work in partnership with our clients as their trusted advisers and aim to add value whenever we have an opportunity to do so. We are not task-driven, nor do we focus on personal wins; we are driven by outcome, as that is what is fundamental to our clients.

We have the right combination of skills, experience, values and relationships to enable us to help our clients to achieve their objectives. We bring the right talent together under one brand and in one team, and service our clients holistically in a culture of excellence where outcome is important, and people are core.

We provide a full service offering to our clients whatever their needs might be. Our services are partner-led and one or more of our partners will work closely on each of the matters that we are instructed on. We have strength in depth, and we will ensure that professionals with the appropriate skills and experience are available to work on each matter.

Delivering a first-class service to our clients is our primary goal, and we place great value on being able to consistently and effectively deliver an excellent client service.

We are united under the common core values of, excellence in everything we do, integrity without compromise, delivering the best service for our clients and adding value.

meet our team

Sheila C George
Johann E Henry
Paul E Mellor
Jermaine O Case
Shanika Maduro
Priscilla Donovan-Bobb
Aiko Stevens
Rosalind Leonard-Fahie

Who do we represent?

We represent a wide range of clients. We work hard to understand our clients’ objectives and to appreciate what is important to them. Our clients include:

  • Major International Conglomerates
  • Private Individuals
  • Resort Groups
  • Developers
  • Marinas
  • Banks
  • Individual Property & Business Owners
  • Family Offices
  • Government
  • Statutory Bodies

Corporate Responsibility

We understand the critical need for corporate social responsibility in action and aim to be a responsible member of the communities in which we live and work. People and relationships are fundamental for business and the same is true for us. People are at the core of who we are and what we do, and we believe that communities are as good as the people living in them. As part of our mandate to help improve communities, we strive to give back through empowerment and investing in people.

Diversity

We are committed to diversity and inclusion, which is one of our strengths. Our aim is to deliver the highest-quality legal services in the most efficient manner, and we pride ourselves on identifying, recruiting, and retaining the best, brightest, and most capable lawyers and legal staff from all walks of life and backgrounds.

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