Graham Thompson is frequently in local and international news, for the achievements of its team members, for its philanthropic endeavors, for milestones achieved in the legal community, and for its contributions to public service in The Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands.

News

Graham Thompson is frequently in local and international news, for the achievements of its team members, for its philanthropic endeavors, for milestones achieved in the legal community, and for its contributions to public service in The Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands.

  • Graham Thompson Recognized as Top Law Firm by Chambers Global
    Graham Thompson Recognized as Top Law Firm by Chambers Global
    March 2017

    Chambers & Partners, the leading legal ranking publication based in London, has awarded Graham Thompson TIER 1 status, with 6 of the Firm's Partners named as "leading lawyers".

  • IFC 2016 Powerwomen Top 200 includes 3 GT Partners
    IFC 2016 Powerwomen Top 200 includes 3 GT Partners
    December 2016

    Three of GT's Partners are included in the IFC 2016 Powerwomen 200, which recognizes the “most powerful women in government, private wealth, education and private client advisory" across global international financial centres.

  • Leonard Whan Appointed Partner
    Leonard Whan Appointed Partner
    September 2016

    Graham Thompson announced the appointment of Leonard E. Whan as a new Partner in the Firm.   Leonard has been a prominent member of the Banking & Finance and Corporate & Commercial Practice Groups, since joining the Firm's Nassau offices in 2012. 

  • Partner Christopher Wells Called to Turks and Caicos Bar
    Partner Christopher Wells Called to Turks and Caicos Bar
    July 2016

    Christopher Wells, who worked for many years in the Bahamas an attorney specializing in real estate and banking, was called to the Turks and Caicos Islands Bar by Chief Justice Margaret Ramsay-Hale.

  • GT Engaged for Revisions to Bahamas Investment Funds Act
    GT Engaged for Revisions to Bahamas Investment Funds Act
    July 2016

    Graham Thompson has been engaged as the technical consultant to the Securities Commission in relation to the overhaul of the Bahamas' Investment Funds Act, and will be responsible for benchmarking the proposed legislation in relation to our international competitors.

  • Bahamas Participates in Posidonia Shipping Industry Conference
    Bahamas Participates in Posidonia Shipping Industry Conference
    June 2016

    Michelle Pindling-Sands, GT's leading expert in ship finance, attended Posidonia 2016 as part of the Bahamian Delegation.  Michelle returned with a wealth of knowledge about international shipping opportunities for the Bahamas.

  • Campbell Recognized as Bahamas' First Associate in Captive Insurance
    Campbell Recognized as Bahamas' First Associate in Captive Insurance
    May 2016

    The Bahamas has its first ACI Designee. Partner Anastasia Campbell has completed the globally recognised and respected ACI designation programme offered by the International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE).

  • Chambers & Partners Global Guide Ranks Graham Thompson as Top Tier Firm
    Chambers & Partners Global Guide Ranks Graham Thompson as Top Tier Firm
    March 2016

    Chambers & Partners, the leading legal ranking publication based in London, has awarded Graham Thompson TIER 1 status, with 5 of the Firm's Partners in the Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands named as leading lawyers.

  • Tanya Hanna Receives STEP Founders Award
    Tanya Hanna Receives STEP Founders Award
    February 2016

    Tanya Hanna received the prestigious "Founders Award for Outstanding Achievement" from the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, for extraordinary service and meritorious accomplishments in advancing the objectives of STEP worldwide. 

  • Aliya Allen Joins GT as Partner
    Aliya Allen Joins GT as Partner
    February 2016

    Aliya Allen, the former CEO and Executive Director of the Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB), has joined Graham Thompson as a Partner specializing in the financial services industry, as of February 1st 2016.

  • Success Factors for Top Law Firms
    Success Factors for Top Law Firms
    February 2016

    Dupuch Publications, in The Bahamas Handbook 2016, investigates what it takes to guide a law firm into the current millennium.  Featuring Peter Graham, and his strong belief in how our integrity defines our long term success.

  • Anastasia Campbell Promotion to Partner
    Anastasia Campbell Promotion to Partner
    January 2016

    Anatasia Campbell, who specializes in corporate and commercial transactional work, including regulatory advisory work and inward investment Government projects across several industry sectors, was promoted to Partner at GT on January 1st, 2016.

  • GT Announces New Partner Ryan Pinder
    GT Announces New Partner Ryan Pinder
    January 2016

    GT is delighted to announce the appointment of Ryan Pinder, former Bahamas Minister of Financial Services and Trade, as a Partner.  His practice includes investment funds, securities, capital markets, trusts, and bespoke financial services for high net worth clients.

  • Michela Barnett-Ellis Partner Promotion
    Michela Barnett-Ellis Partner Promotion
    January 2016

    GT proudly announced the promotion of Michela Barnett-Ellis to Partner.  Michela, a Litigator with nine years experience, has developed a fine reputation as a detailed, tenacious and articulate advocate in the areas of banking, family law and property.

  • GRAHAM THOMPSON CELEBRATES 65 YEARS OF CONTINUOUS SERVICE
    GRAHAM THOMPSON CELEBRATES 65 YEARS OF CONTINUOUS SERVICE
    July 2015

    On July 27th, 2015, Graham Thompson celebrated the 65th anniversary of its founding by Mr. Peter D. Graham. The Firm's longest serving staff members helped cut the anniversary cake, cheered on by the rest of the Firm

  • Former Graham Thompson Partner Appointed Supreme Court Justice
    Former Graham Thompson Partner Appointed Supreme Court Justice
    May 2015

    Petra Hanna-Weekes, a former Partner with the law firm of Graham Thompson based in Freeport, Grand Bahama, has been appointed a Justice of the Supreme Court, effective May 1st, 2015.