“Senior partner Paul Dennis QC is a highly experienced advocate who, in the words of one peer, ‘is a capable opponent who works hard for his client.’ He primarily assists clients with insolvency and major commercial litigation, with an additional specialism in shipping cases.”- Chambers Global, 2017, Dispute Resolution

“Managing partner Kerry Anderson is well known amongst practitioners as ‘a sensible guy who is good to deal with.’ He recently led the team advising Freescale Semiconductor on its fast notes amendment agreements.” – Chambers Global, 2017, Corporate and Finance

“Interviewees comment on Vanessa King’svast knowledge of corporate developments in the jurisdiction.’ A major part of her practice involves assisting with the creation of trusts. – Chambers Global, 2017, Corporate and Finance

“Noted practice acting for a range of local and international clients. Expertise in a variety of areas, including distressed funds, fraud and asset tracing, and liquidation.”  – Chambers Global, 2017, Dispute Resolution

“Interviewees note the team’s ‘in-depth knowledge of their area of practice.’ The department’s lawyers are also described as ‘meticulously detailed and sharp in their argument.’ – Chambers Global, 2017, Dispute Resolution

Christopher McKenzie of O’Neal Webster is a well-known name in the BVI trust market. ‘He is the guru of the industry,’ enthuses a source, continuing: ‘He’s very well versed in BVI trust law and helped draft the Vista trusts law.’ Based in O’Neal Webster’s London office, McKenzie remains well known for his ‘very good technical knowledge.’ Another commentator describes him as ‘a real star.’ He advises on all aspects of the BVI law including trusts, wills and estates. He was the founding chair of the BVI branch of STEP and is a former vice-president of the BVI Bar association.” -Chambers HNW Guide, 2016, Offshore Trusts

O’Neal Webster is ‘responsive and provides easy-to-follow, targeted advice’ – Legal500, 2016

Head of the commercial department Vanessa King is ‘reactive, commercial and a trusted adviser; always accommodating and a pleasure to work with’ – regularly handles banking, finance, corporate and commercial, M&A and IP matters.” – Legal500, 2016, Corporate & Commercial

Nadine Whyte is a ‘confident adviser with strong connections and experience across the Caribbean’. The team acted for the liquidators of Fairfield Sentry in an ongoing case pertaining to the client’s complex clawback claims in multiple jurisdictions following the collapse of the Madoff Ponzi scheme.” – Legal500, 2016, Dispute Resolution

“O’Neal Webster’svery responsive team’ is recommended for establishing complex trusts, structuring estate planning strategy and documents, and resolving trust and probate disputes under BVI law. Trust and estate section head Christopher McKenzie is ‘very knowledgeable technically and extremely responsive’.” -Legal500, 2016, Trusts & Estates

‘O’Neal Webster strives to gain a competitive edge through exemplary work and fast turnaround for customers’IFLR1000, 2015

‘O’Neal Webster is a small but nimble transactional and litigation firmthe firm works on corporate and commercial deals within and beyond the BVI’s borders’,IFLR1000, 2015

[The] level of service is absolutely first class” – referring to the corporate & commercial department, Legal500, 2014 

“[O’Neal Webster] gets to grips with complex cases quickly” – referring to the dispute resolution department, – Legal500, 2014

“They are very responsive. They are always very good with follow ups and communicating and then following through with those timelines” – IFLR1000, 2014

The firm is known for providing quality service”IFLR1000, 2014

They have highly qualified lawyers in all aspects of law and have provided sound opinions whenever needed.” IFLR1000, 2013

If there is some last-minute work and we need opinions, we let them know that it’s time-sensitive and they turn things round right away” IFLR1000, 2013

“[O’Neal Webster] handles a broad range of work for both local and international clients. It offers a full range of services including a strong general commercial litigation practice. “(referring to the corporate & commercial department), – Chambers & Partners, 2013

“O’Neal Webster continues to enjoy a strong reputation in this field, offering a wealth of litigation experience in commercial litigation and corporate insolvency.”  – Chambers & Partners, 2013, Dispute Resolution

“Clients appreciate ‘quick responses and efficiently executed work’“- Legal 500

“You have been absolutely fantastic.  Through the course of my career I’ve dealt with many lawyers from some big, famous firms.  You are unequivocally one of the best.  I’ve enjoyed working with you and won’t hesitate to recommend you to others.” – Allan Beaulieu, recommending Jenelle Archer, O’Neal Webster Real Estate practice group

“Thank you for a very expeditious and useful service” Tim O’Sullivan, Partner at Miller Simons O’Sullivan (Attorneys-at-Law)

“I would like to take this moment and say how much we have enjoyed the friendly, professional and efficient services… It has been a very enjoyable experience.” – Premier Boat Charter Company

“We have known and collaborated with Messrs. O’Neal & Webster for several years and can truly affirm that their assistance and expertise is highly valuable, it is not easy to find many firms in the BVI with such a compromise to serve their clients and assist their colleagues. Particularly in Intellectual Property matters; we have found their advice and collaboration to be very accurate and they are for sure one of the leading firms in the territory in this field”. – Mena Sanchez-Guadarrama S,C. (Attorneys-at-Law) 

‘“The client thought O’Neal Webster did an excellent job” a great result for the client.’Dykema (Attorneys-at-law). Source : WSG Newsletter, Q4/12