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Ocorian Law

We advise on the laws of Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands principally in the areas of funds, insurance, corporate, capital markets, finance and private client.

About Ocorian Law

Ocorian Law has offices in Bermuda and the Cayman Islands and advises on the laws of those jurisdictions and the British Virgin Islands. Our services are closely aligned with Ocorian’s other core service lines.

Our main practice areas are funds, insurance, corporate, capital markets, finance and private client.  We also advise on a broad range of related commercial matters and in the specialist areas of regulatory law and compliance and intellectual property.

Our clients include financial institutions, insurance companies, international corporations, investment managers, venture capital firms and high net worth individuals.

How we help

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  • Provide practical advice

    We draw on the range and depth of our knowledge and experience to cut through complexity, develop commercial and practical solutions for our clients and add real value to their businesses.  

  • Add value throughout an entity's lifecycle

    We provide legal advice and transactional support at each stage in an entity’s lifecycle, from formation to termination. 

  • Achieve results

    We work directly with our corporate, fiduciary and administration services teams and are often able to achieve results for our clients more efficiently than a traditional offshore law firm.

Why Ocorian Law?

  • Expertise and experience

    Our lawyers are highly qualified and have extensive experience in their practice areas.

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  • Commitment to client service

    We listen hard and focus on what our clients need.  We seek to form enduring relationships with them, to be entrusted with all aspects their matters that fall within our practice areas and to provide them with an outstanding level of service.


    Commitment to client service
  • Agile and responsive

    Our operating model allows us to be agile and provide bespoke advice and assistance.  The feedback we receive from our clients often highlights our responsiveness and approachability.


    Agile and responsive

Our services

The transactions, matters and items on which we regularly work and advise in each of our practice areas are as follows:

  • Formations and registrations
  • Structuring
  • Launches, initial closings and subsequent closings
  • Re-domiciliations
  • Restorations
  • Legal opinions
  • Formations and registrations
  • Restructurings
  • Terminations and liquidations
  • Restorations
  • Legal opinions
  • M&A and joint venture transactions
  • SPACs
  • Series financings
  • Mergers and consolidations
  • Migrations
  • Listings on the Cayman Islands and Bermuda stock exchanges
  • CLOs and other structured finance transactions
  • A broad range of finance transactions, including asset finance, acquisition finance, leveraged finance and fund finance transactions
  • Debt restructurings
  • Legal opinions
  • Lifestyle asset transactions
  • Assistance with investment structuring
  • Applications and notifications
  • Anti-money laundering compliance, policies and procedures
  • Automatic exchange of information compliance, policies and procedures
  • Data protection
  • Corporate governance
  • Beneficial ownership
  • Economic substance
  • Trade marks
  • Patents
  • Copyright
  • Designs
  • Domain names

Intellectual property is currently only a Cayman Islands practice area.

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If you would like to speak to someone in regards to media please email: [email protected]

For career information and job applications please visit our careers page