Laura Hatfield

Partner

Laura Hatfield works at Solomon Harris in the Cayman Islands, which has recently merged with Bedell Cristin.  

The two firms are in the process of being fully integrated, and Solomon Harris will be renamed Bedell Cristin in early 2019. To view the profile of Laura Hatfield in the meantime, please click here.

Professional
  • Solicitor*- England & Wales
  • Attorney- Cayman Islands

*non-practising

Industry focus
  • Chairperson IWIRC Cayman 2018-2019
  • Organising Committee for ABI Caribbean Insolvency Symposium
  • Spoken frequently at the ABI Caribbean and Latin America conference and is a regular speaker at various Cayman Islands events.
  • Provided expert opinions on various aspects of Cayman Islands law for use in US Court proceedings.
Credentials
  • International Who’s Who for Asset Recovery
  • Ranked Individual Chambers 2018
  • Head of litigation Laura Hatfield is recognised as "a very fine lawyer with solid experience in this field." She has a well-established disputes practice with significant expertise in banking and insolvency litigation. A source enthused: "She has worked on many serious cases and has always conducted herself very well.
    Chambers 2017/18
News/Experience
EU reaffirms Cayman's cooperation and adds ten countries to its blacklist
Regulatory & Compliance 14 Mar 2019 Cayman Islands

On 12 March 2019, the European Commission (‘EC’) published its latest list of non-cooperative tax jurisdictions, adding ten jurisdictions to the five already on its list.

Read more
Is it irrational when a trustee won't wait for a Cheshire cat?
19 Feb 2019 Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands (‘Cayman’) Grand Court (‘Court’) recently blessed the Final Distribution Proposal (‘Proposal’) of a trustee (‘Trustee’) of a family trust (‘Trust’) which benefited two sisters and their brother. The Court was in no doubt that the Trustee ...

Read more
Legal 500 Caribbean recognises lawyers from Solomon Harris
Insurance & Reinsurance Litigation Property 07 Dec 2018 Cayman Islands

Legal 500 has released its 2019 Caribbean Guide, and partners Laura Hatfield and Ian Jamieson have been named as leading individuals. Attorney, Rob Humphries, has been named as a next generation lawyer.

Read more
Is it time to check if your sole recourse and exclusive jurisdiction clauses cover non-parties?
Litigation 19 Oct 2018 Cayman Islands

Is it time to check if your sole recourse and exclusive jurisdiction clauses cover non-parties?

Read more

By signing up to receive emails, you are providing us with your personal data. In future, when you receive such emails you will have the option to unsubscribe. For important information about how we will process personal data, please read our website privacy notice, a copy of which is available here.