James Stenning (2006) (Cayman Islands) 

Membership Status: Barrister - Associate Member

General Information

Barrister (Foreign Lawyer Status) - Cayman Islands

Whilst also being the Managing Director of Stenning & Associates, a law firm based in the Cayman Islands, James continues to build a civil litigation practice focusing on enforcement of foreign judgements and multi-jurisdictional commercial /insolvency matters.

James also accepts instructions in relation to; extradition, mutual legal assistance, regulatory offences and Proceeds of Crime Law 2008/ Restraint Order matters.

 Recent Engagements:

·         Representation of a ‘Super-informant’. Advising in respect of the Colonial Prisoners Removal Act (1884), mitigation of sentence and the DPP’s and the RCIPS’s duty of care to the informant both during and after giving evidence as a prosecution witness.

·         Representation of an individual in a complex compensation claim (amounting to in excess of US$30 million) against a number of sophisticated defendants for breach of fiduciary duty and/or provisions under the Proceeds of Crime Law 2008.

·         Representation of an architect in an intellectual property rights dispute, exploring the applicability of the UK’s Copyright, Designs & Patents Act 1956 to the Cayman Islands.

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James Stenning (2006) (Cayman Islands)

phone01823 247 247

james.stenning@218strand.com

Qualified in 2006