Sarah Packington

King & Co - Bahamas



+ 242 327 3127

Rising star partner


Bar admissions:

New York



Practice areas:

Capital markets

Industry sectors:

Financial services
Food and beverage
Investment management

Sarah Packington’s practice comprises corporate finance matters including corporate restructurings, start-ups, private equity funds, mergers and acquisitions, and cross-border securities business.  She advises domestic and international institutions on regulatory and compliance matters related to the securities industry; registers and advises asset managers, securities and investment advisors, broker-dealers and administrators with the Securities Commission.

  • Assisting with the corporate reorganization of an international brewing/distillery operation.
  • Advising on the private equity offering of a major utility provider.
  • Advised on the corporate restructuring and subsequent sale of a major medical tourism company in The Bahamas
  • Assisted in several private offerings in the domestic market totalling over $150 million.
  • Acted for a major US private bank in connection with its establishment as an investment firm in The Bahamas.

  • Banking
  • Financial services regulatory
  • Hedge funds
  • Investment funds
  • Private equity
  • Structured finance/securitisation

  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Investment management

  • New York Bar
  • Bahamas Bar

  • The New York State Bar Association
  • The American Bar Association

  • Sheffield Hallam University, LLB, U.K., (Hons) (2004)
  • BPP Law School, U.K., LPC (2005)