January 14, 2021 Download PDF

Providenciales, The Turks and Caicos Islands – Stephen Wilson QC, the GrahamThompson Partner who heads the firm’s litigation practice in the Turks and Caicos Islands, authored the 2021 Chambers Global Practice Guide on Litigation in The Turks and Caicos Islands along with Partner, Tony Gruchot and Professional Support Executive, Claire McAvinchey.

The comprehensive Guide addresses several areas essential to the practice, highlighting important issues and insights for the Turks and Caicos Islands. Content areas include:

  • Litigation Funding
  • Initiating a Lawsuit
  • Pre-Trial Funding
  • Discovery
  • Injunctive Relief
  • Trials and Hearings
  • Settlement
  • Damages and Judgment
  • Appeal
  • Costs
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Arbitration

The 2021 Guide updates the previous year’s publication, including recent developments. Notably the impact of COVID-19. The Guide provides a general overview of the system in The Turks and Caicos Islands, and highlights defining characteristics of the jurisdiction’s legal system.

Chambers and Partners Practice Guides are internationally recognised as “definitive global law guides” that offer “comparative analysis from top-ranked lawyers”. Stephen Wilson QC, is a Band 1 ranked attorney in General Business Law – Dispute Resolution, and in 2020 was also recognised by Chambers Global with an “Expertise Based Abroad” ranking in addition to recognition for “Foreign Expertise”.

In 2020, Tony Gruchot was recognised by Chambers Global as an “Associate to Watch”, for General Business Law – Dispute Resolution.

An online version of the 2021 Turks and Caicos Litigation Practice Guide is available on the Chambers and Partners website via this link, https://practiceguides.chambers.com/practice-guides/litigation-2020/turks-and-caicos-islands.

GrahamThompson is a top-ranked law firm, achieving Band 1 ranking from the prestigious London-based organisation in both Chambers and Partners Global ranking in General Business Law – a  distinction that the firms has held for several consecutive years; and in the agency’s High Net Worth (HNW) Offshore Trust Sector ranking. A distinction held since the awards inception.

Download a PDF copy of the Guide here, 2021 Turks and Caicos Litigation Practice Guide.