Rob McIntyre | Partner

Rob is a partner of the firm and head of its BVI Corporate and Commercial and Investment Funds Groups. Rob has a wealth of experience having practised BVI law since 1996. Rob's areas of practice include Investment Funds, Corporate, Banking, Finance, Securities and Mergers and Acquisitions.

Rob is a former Chairman of the BVI Mutual Fund Practitioners Association. He has also sat on a number of committees advising the BVI Government and the BVI Financial Services Commission on the development of legislation and regulation. Rob has also presented or sat as a panel member at various fund conferences.

Before joining Lennox Paton, Rob was Managing Partner in the BVI and Head of BVI Funds for one of the leading offshore law firms. Rob has acted for some of the world's largest hedge funds and has advised investment managers from around the world on the structuring and operation of funds in the BVI. Rob has also advised numerous banks and other financial institutions on lending to, structuring and the operation of BVI vehicles.

Rob is also an English qualified solicitor (non-practising) and is admitted to practise in Anguilla .

Among the matters on which Rob has previously worked are:

  • Advising on the formation and regulation of BVI investment funds
  • Advice to investment funds re: Madoff
  • Advising global financial institutions on BVI securities regulatory issues
  • Advising global banking institutions in relation to lending to BVI companies
  • Advising on corporate restructuring transactions
  • Advising on shareholder agreements
  • Advising BVI trust companies
  • Advising on resort development/real estate acquisition in the BVI