In an interview with Asian Legal Business, Alan Dickson, head of Conyers Dill & Pearman’s Singapore office, discussed why offshore jurisdictions are here to stay despite the rise in midshore markets such as Singapore, Hong Kong and Ireland.
Leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes has advised The Stanley Gibbons Group plc, the British rare stamp and collectibles merchant, on the Jersey aspects of its acquisition of Noble Investment plc.
The figures were revealed in the On the Register report, prepared by law firm Appleby, one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services.
The number of new incorporations across the whole offshore region has fallen slightly compared with the previous six-month period but as the number of firms ceasing to trade has also dropped, this has allowed most registries to continue to grow. Many are
Collas Crill, the fast growing full service Channel Islands commercial law firm, has successfully deployed LexisOne