Shuvra Deb Senior Associate

Litigation & Insolvency
+1 284 852 4372
+1 284 340 2860

Expertise and Professional Background

Shuvra is a Senior Associate in the BVI office. She specialises in all areas of international commercial litigation with a particular emphasis on insolvency and restructuring, commercial fraud and asset tracing. Shuvra’s practice includes company law work; in particular shareholder disputes, deriviative actions and breaches of directors’ duties. She also has experience in contractual disputes, banking and financial services, guarantees and misrepresentation. 

Prior to joining Harneys Shuvra practised as a Barrister in Lincoln’s Inn, London. She brings with her a wealth of  experience having appeared in the High Court on numerous occasions to obtain orders and to oppose the grant of interim relief as well as being involved in many trials as lead counsel. A number of Shuvra’s cases have been reported.  She is a door tenant at Enterprise Chambers and an overseas member of the Chancery Bar Association.  

Education & Admissions

Inns of Court School of Law (BPTC) 2007
City University (CPE) 2005
King’s College London (BA) 2004
Bar Admissions
England and Wales 2007 (not practising)
British Virgin Islands 2016


Restructuring and Insolvency
BVI Litigation & Insolvency


The BVI International Arbitration Centre (IAC) opened on 16 November 2016 and the BVI IAC Rules (the BVI Rules) came into force on the same date giving full force to the Arbitration Act 2013 effective as of 1 October 2014 in the British Virgin Islands... read more