We recruit, nurture and retain the best lawyers in the offshore finance markets, with experience in major onshore law firms and financial institutions. We act for 18 of the world’s top 20 banks and have decades of experience advising on BVI legal issues relating to all types of debt finance including loan finance, debt issuance, lease financing, shariah compliant finance, derivatives, insolvency, distressed debt and enforcement of security.
We are regularly instructed in respect of multi-billion dollar debt finance transactions involving top international banks. We are the only firm in the BVI that has a specialist team dealing with close-out netting and collateral issues in relation to financial markets documentation. With the recruitment of restructuring specialists globally, we have formalised our restructuring group including corporate, insolvency and finance experts, the only such practice dedicated to BVI law.
- Loan finance
- Note issuance
- BVI and international project finance
- Acquisition finance
- Asset-based and property finance
- Lease finance
- Local debt finance transactions and the taking of BVI security
- Share and all assets security
- Security enforcement and distressed debt
Harneys' Asia banking and finance team represents some of the world’s largest international companies and commands unparalleled results for all clients seeking services regarding offshore law in Asia.Read More
Experience is what sets our banking and finance team apart from competitors and it is why clients trust Harneys for complex and challenging finance and banking work.Read More
Harneys’ depth of knowledge and experience in the BVI is unmatched. We have been an integral part of the British Virgin Islands’ development as a premier offshore centre since its inception and no team has a better understanding of the...Read More
For decades British Virgin Islands companies have been used by mining and mineral extraction companies in deal and financing structures.Read More
The firm's shipping and aircraft law practice has gained an international reputation for commercially sensitive legal advice relating to all aspects of the acquisition, registration, financing, disposal and operation of ships and aircraft in the...Read More