Wakefield Quin


Victoria Place
31 Victoria Street
Hamilton HM10

+1 441 494 4000

+1 441 494 4111

Key contacts:

Director & CEO: Erik Gotfredsen
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Director & Chairman: Nicholas Hoskins
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Director: Ian Stone
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Director: Roderick Forrest
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Director & Head of Property: Michelle Stone
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Director & Head of Litigation: Richard Horseman
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Director: Johann Oosthuizen
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Director: E. Scott Swainson
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Quick facts:

Number of lawyers : 18
Number of partners : 8
Network memberships: Bermuda Bar Association, Law Society of England and Wales, Law Society of Scotland (non-practicing), Law Society of Ireland, Notaries Society of England and Wales, Bermuda Young Lawyers Group, Employment and Labour Tribunal Consumer Affairs Board for Bermuda, Restructuring and Insolvency Specialists Association of Bermuda, Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), International Compliance Association, Regulatory Compliance Association, Chartered Professional Accountants of Bermuda, Institute of Chartered Bankers, Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) Bermuda, Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA) Asset Management Working Group
Languages: English; lawyers conversational in French, German, Turkish, Afrikaans

Wakefield Quin is a leading Bermuda law firm. Our core service boasting around twenty lawyers. Since the merger of two long-standing Bermuda firms on January 1, 2001, Wakefield Quin has worked to develop a successful legacy of advising both local and international clients in the areas of banking and finance, corporate and commercial, property, restructuring and insolvency, funds and investment services, trusts, private client and litigation.

Our legal professionals are dedicated to providing our clients with timely, sophisticated and solution-driven legal advice. We distinguish ourselves not only by the quality of our work but by our approach to clients. We are entrepreneurial and innovative. We take time to understand our clients’ needs and the high service standards that our clients require.

Our group is strengthened with a licensed corporate services provider business offering secretarial, registered office, and director services; a regulated trust manager including private client services; and a licensed fund administration company, providing fund and private equity accounting, registered transfer agent, and management/investor services.

  • Banking
  • Financial restructuring
  • Investment funds
  • M&A
  • Real estate finance
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Structured finance/securitisation
  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets: Equity, Securitisation
  • Private equity
  • Project finance
  • Hedge funds
  • Private equity funds
  • Project development