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".
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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, 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 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, 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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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
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.