Lennox Paton


Bayside Executive Park No. 3
West Bay Street
PO Box N-4875

+1 242 502 0000

+1 242 328 0566

Key contacts:

Senior Partner and Head of Litigation - Nassau office: Brian Simms QC
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Head of Financial Services - Nassau office: Michael L. Paton
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Head of Real Estate and Foreign Investments - Nassau office: David R. Johnstone
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BVI Head of Litigation - BVI office: Scott Cruickshank
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BVI Head of Corporate - London office: Robert McIntyre
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Quick facts:

Number of lawyers: 16 Partners and 18 fee earners
Network memberships: INSOL, STEP, IBA
Languages: English, French, Italian, Spanish

Lennox Paton was founded in Nassau, The Bahamas in 1986. It is a leading offshore, full service commercial law firm with offices in Nassau, the British Virgin Islands and London. The Firm represents numerous financial institutions, both domestic and international, which complements the Firm's large and diversified private client practice. Lawyers in the firm are frequent contributors to various professional journals, speakers at conferences and seminars, members of Government and industry appointed task forces, committees and statutory bodies and are published authors. Our affiliate company, Lennox Paton Corporates Services Limited provides company formation and administrative, management and fiduciary services to special purpose vehicles.

"They are an excellent law firm, well rounded and responsive. They are one of the top firms here in the Bahamas. I’ve never had any bad experiences with them. We trust the fact that they know what they’re doing, and they’re able to find the right solutions for the client."

Banking, Financial Institutions, Securities:
Contact: Michael Paton, Michelle Neville-Clarke, Castino Sands
Contact: Michael Paton, Arthur Seligman, Michelle Neville-Clarke
Commercial, Inbound Investment, Property Development, Resort Development:
Contact: David Johnstone
Contact: David Johnstone, Chelon Carr-Newbold, Christopher Ansell
Hedge Funds, Investment Funds:
Contact: Michelle Neville-Clarke, Castino Sands
Contact: Metta MacMillan-Hughes

Dispute Resolution – Litigation Including Trusts, Insolvencies and Commercial Matters:
Contact: Brian Simms QC, Metta MacMillan-Hughes, Metta MacMillan-Hughes, Marco Turnquest, Christopher Jenkins, Sophia Rolle-Kapousouzoglou

Trusts, Foundations:
Contact: Michael Paton, Arthur Seligman
Contact: Laura Harris

BVI Office

Flemming House
4th Floor
PO Box 4012
Road Town, Tortola
British Virgin Islands
VG 1110

T: +1 284 494 6864
F: +1 284 494 6839