Banking + Finance

Our firm represents key participants in Trinidad and Tobago’s banking and financial markets. We also advise Caribbean and international banks and financial institutions on Trinidad and Tobago Law which may impact on both their domestic and cross-border transactions.

Our substantial and diversified client base includes corporations, retail banks, merchant banks, investment banks as well as other financial institutions, export credit agencies, multilateral organisations, and high net-worth individuals.


Corporate + Commercial

Our Corporate + Commercial team of lawyers have extensive experience in relation to corporate and commercial law matters. Our client base includes companies from a wide spectrum of industries such as aviation, construction, energy, general retail, logistics, media, pharmaceuticals, power generation, real estate development, shipping, and telecommunications. We also provide advice to banks, financial institutions, investment advisors, insurance companies, venture capital and other investment funds. We represent some of the Caribbean’s largest banks, insurance companies, property developers and conglomerates, as well as start-up businesses.


Energy + Energy Related Industries

Our Corporate + Commercial team can assist with any legal matter within the energy sector – including providing advice and support to clients and/or overseas counsel in relation to the negotiation of gas supply contracts, production sharing agreements and other industry agreements, or dealing with regulatory issues.

In relation to the water, electricity, telecommunications, and securities industries where regulation is an issue, our team can provide relevant industry specific advice on the appropriate regulatory frameworks and assist clients in their dealings with the regulators.


Intellectual Property

The firm’s Intellectual Property practice is geared towards advising and consulting with our clients on all aspects of intellectual property including the registration of trademarks, patents, industrial designs, and domain names.

We partner with our clients in driving home the value of their IP assets through protecting and enforcing these rights, not only in Trinidad and Tobago but across the Caribbean and the Americas. Our team has worked with clients across the globe and has extensive experience in anti-counterfeiting including customs recordals and injunctive actions before the Court.



Litigation + Dispute Resolution

The firm’s litigation and dispute resolution practice group manages a substantial civil litigation portfolio, which includes debt collection, public law, admiralty, banking, mortgage and foreclosure actions, landlord and tenant, insurance claims, construction claims, wrongful dismissal, workmen’s compensation, medical negligence and the provision of advice/opinions on a wide range of legal issues. Its non-commercial litigation portfolio comprises contentious probate, personal injuries claims, defamation, industrial relations and family law.



Our Corporate + Commercial team advises some of Trinidad and Tobago’s and the world’s prominent corporations including financial institutions, public and private companies, acquirers, targets, boards of directors and independent committees of directors.


Real Estate

Our Real Estate Department is well-known in the real estate arena for providing first-rate service to Finance Companies, Land Developers, Vendors and Purchasers alike. The Attorneys-at-Law assigned to this Department collectively have an unparalleled wealth of experience and provide efficient service and advice on all matters involved in the sale, purchase and mortgage of real estate, including estate planning matters.

Our clients include most major Commercial Banks, Lenders, Insurance Companies, leading Land Developers and Commercial Landlords and Tenants, and we also provide services to individuals, regardless of the scale of their business.



We advise corporate and individual clients in connection with Probate and Estate Administration matters, which involve the preparation of wills, estate planning and administration. Our team possesses a strong knowledge of the processes relating to the various estate applications, including but not limited to Grants of Probate, Letters of Administration, Resealing and Exemplification.