McKinney Bancroft & Hughes


IFLR1000 Reviews

Financial and corporate

Full service firm McKinney Bancroft & Hughes was founded in 1945. Now it is to one of the Bahamas’ top tier firms in the areas of financial and corporate law. Its presence has extended to three offices in the Bahamas, in Nassau, Freeport and Lyford Cay. It has an international presence through its membership in Lex Mundi.


Focusses / specialisms

The firm is known for its work in the financial and corporate practice areas. It represents a variety of clients across banking, financing, M&A real estate and other general corporate and commercial matters.


Client feedback: 30th edition (2019/2020)


"Hard working, good attention to detail, innovative and responsive."


Financial and corporate

"Highly skilled staff, effective communicators and extremely knowledgeable of the law."

"Excellent on the ground knowledge and a natural intuition for how the Court will deal with matters when they arise. They are highly professional and a pleasure to deal with."

"Courteous, professional, reliable and experienced."


Financial services regulatory

"Provides a timely and precise delivery of legal services."

"Professional, competent, dedicated, efficient and effective communication with excellent customer service."


Financial services regulatory

"Large and diverse range of topic experts."



"Represent client's interest in a comprehensive manner."


Project development

"Very responsive, efficient and thorough."


Real estate

"The firm provides efficient service."


Restructuring and insolvency

"Has highly competent partners and associates providing services in all areas of corporate law and especially in the area of liquidations."

"Knowledgeable with aptitude to finding solutions."


Brian McKinney

"Involvement with client's interests."


Gia Sands

"Responsive, timely execution of work, and problem-solving."


John Wilson

"Extremely responsive and efficient in handling a broad brush of legal matters."

"Extremely knowledgeable, very efficient and amiable."

"Responsive, accessible, knowledgeable."


Michelle Deveaux

"Excellent and effective communication. Sound judgement and analytical advice and strategies. Easily accessible. Excellent people skills."


Sean Moree

"Very responsive; good all-rounder; great network to authorities."

"An excellent communicator, extremely professional, patient, and smart."