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O'Neal Webster Acts for Scotiabank on the Sale of its BVI Operations
O'Neal Webster, July 2020
British Virgin Islands

O'Neal Webster advised The Bank of Nova Scotia, a leading bank in Canada and leading financial services provider in the Americas, on the sale of its British Virgin Islands operations to Republic Financial Holdings Limited...

O’Neal Webster Advises on JPY 3.8 Billion British Virgin Islands Plan of Arrangement
O'Neal Webster, May 2020
British Virgin Islands

O’Neal Webster has advised on a JPY 3.8 billion British Virgin Islands plan of arrangement which was recently approved by the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands) on April 6, 2020. Articles of arrangement were subsequently filed with the BVI Registry of Corporate Affairs, giving effect to the plan of arrangement...

O’Neal Webster Managing Partner Vanessa King Elected Chair of STEP Caribbean and Latin America Region Committee
O'Neal Webster, February 2020
British Virgin Islands

STEP, the global professional body of trust and estate professional advisors, has announced that O’Neal Webster Managing Partner Vanessa King has been elected to chair the STEP Caribbean and Latin America Region Committee for a three-year term. Ms...

O’Neal Webster Expands Litigation Department with the Addition of Well-Known Litigator Dan Wise
O'Neal Webster, February 2019
British Virgin Islands

O’Neal Webster announces the expansion of its litigation team with the addition of Dan Wise, formerly Head of Litigation at Martin Kenney & Company, who joins as a partner in the firm’s Tortola office. Mr. Wise specializes in complex, cross border commercial litigation and is admitted to practice in England and Wales, the British Virgin Islands, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines...

O'Neal Webster Appoints Firm-Wide Chief Operating Officer
O'Neal Webster, January 2019
British Virgin Islands

TORTOLA, January 17, 2019 – British Virgin Islands-based law firm O’Neal Webster has appointed Naiyada Henry-Callwood to the role of Chief Operating Officer. Reporting to Managing Partner Vanessa King, Ms...

O’Neal Webster Expands Presence to US with New York City Office
O'Neal Webster, October 2018
British Virgin Islands

October 9, 2018 – TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands – O’Neal Webster is pleased to announce its expansion to New York City, New York, being the first British Virgin Islands law firm to stake a physical presence in the city. Headquartered in Tortola, the firm also staffs an office in London, UK...

O’Neal Webster Expands Litigation Capabilities, Adding BVI Attorney Asha Johnson-Willins
O'Neal Webster, February 2018
British Virgin Islands

27 February 2018 – Road Town, Tortola – Law firm O’Neal Webster announces that British Virgin Islands attorney Asha Johnson-Willins has joined the firm as a senior associate. Johnson-Willins brings over 14 years’ experience in advocacy, trials, and company law to O’Neal Webster’s litigation, corporate, and property and business practices...

BVI team 54Strong competes in Miami Marathon to benefit local charities
O'Neal Webster, February 2018
British Virgin Islands

On a cool, rain-soaked Sunday morning dawn in late January, O’Neal Webster’s Managing Partner Vanessa King stepped to the starting line alongside the British Virgin Islands team “54Strong” and 23,000 other runners who had gathered in Miami to compete in the city’s annual signature event, the Miami Marathon and Half-Marathon race...

O’Neal Webster Announces New Managing Partner, Vanessa King
O'Neal Webster, February 2018
British Virgin Islands

Feb. 5, 2018 –TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands – O’Neal Webster is pleased to announce that Vanessa King, corporate, commercial, and trusts and estates attorney, stepped into the managing partner role for the law firm as of Feb. 1, 2018...

BVI Rules Change for Non-Contentious Probate Now in Force
O'Neal Webster, November 2017
British Virgin Islands

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands, 28 November 2017 — O’Neal Webster is pleased to report that the Eastern Caribbean Court has adopted new, comprehensive, non-contentious probate rules for the British Virgin Islands...

O’Neal Webster Partner Vanessa King Elected Deputy Chair, STEP Caribbean and Latin America Region
O'Neal Webster, January 2017
British Virgin Islands

TORTOLA – Jan. 26, 2017 – O’Neal Webster announces that Partner Vanessa King has been elected Deputy Chair of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners’ (STEP) Caribbean and Latin America Region...

Seven O’Neal Webster Lawyers Recommended by The Legal 500 Caribbean 2017
O'Neal Webster, November 2016
British Virgin Islands

November 9, 2016 – Tortola – British Virgin Islands-based law firm O'Neal Webster announced today that the firm and seven lawyers in three key practice areas have been recommended by the editor of The Legal 500 in the 2017 Caribbean edition...

Five O'Neal Webster Partners Recognized in Citywealth’s IFC 2016 Leaders Lists
O'Neal Webster, October 2016
British Virgin Islands

Oct. 2016, TORTOLA - The prestigious 2016 Citywealth IFC Power Women Top 200 List and 2016 Leaders List (Lawyers) recently recognized five O’Neal Webster Partners...

O’Neal Webster Litigation Team Scores Major Win for BVI Electricity Corporation
O'Neal Webster, January 2016
British Virgin Islands

O’Neal Webster’s litigation team, led by Partner Paul Dennis QC, extended its winning record with a major victory this week for the British Virgin Islands Electricity Corporation (BVIEC), the sole provider of electricity in the Territory...

O’Neal Webster Forms Licensed BVI Trademark Agent, OW Services, Ltd., under the Trade Mark Act, 2013
O'Neal Webster, November 2015
British Virgin Islands

November 17, 2015, TORTOLA, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS – The law firm of O’Neal Webster announces its expansion with the formation of OW Services, Ltd., a BVI-licensed trademark agent...

Five O'Neal Webster Lawyers pinned as members of 'Team BVI' by BVI Finance
O'Neal Webster, October 2015
British Virgin Islands

Five O’Neal Webster lawyers were formally pinned as members of Team BVI at a cocktail reception hosted by BVI Finance on 16th September, 2015. This event was held to celebrate and recognise the commitment of Team BVI members for their contributions to the financial services industry...

Paul Webster, Queen’s Counsel, O’Neal Webster Senior Partner, Appointed to Court of Appeal of The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court
O'Neal Webster, September 2015
British Virgin Islands

Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands – September 2, 2015 - BVI-headquartered law firm O’Neal Webster has today announced that Senior Partner and Queen’s Counsel Paul Webster, after a long and illustrious career at the private Bar, has been appointed as a judge of the Court of Appeal of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court. Webster officially departed the firm on August 31, 2015...

O’Neal Webster opens London office
O'Neal Webster, July 2013

The partners of O'Neal Webster are pleased to announce the opening of its London office situated at 31, Southampton Row, London, in the legal heart of the capital. O'Neal Webster has been active in the United Kingdom and the wider European area for many years, and the firm's practice has enjoyed extraordinary growth and notable client wins in this region...

Paul B. Dennis of O’Neal Webster is newly appointed Queen’s Counsel
O'Neal Webster, March 2013
British Virgin Islands

The partners of O’Neal Webster are very pleased to announce that litigation partner, Paul Dennis, has been elevated to the rank of Queen’s Counsel. His appointment took effect on March 18, 2013...

Why you should choose the BVI for your next Fund (first published in the BVI International Finance Centre Newsletter - Asian Special edition,Oct 2012) By Kerry Anderson
O'Neal Webster, October 2012
British Virgin Islands

It is estimated that there are more than 450,000 active companies incorporated in the British Virgin Islands (BVI) and that more than half of those companies are used in China, Hong Kong and other parts of Asia...



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