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Section | Business Law

Section Meeting

Offshore Incorporation, Offshore Trusts and Offshore Residency

Kai McGriele | Partner, Bedell Cristin
Richard Parry | Senior Associate, Bedell Cristin

What are the lawful benefits of offshore incorporation, offshore trusts and offshore residency? Why do some of America’s most successful corporations, individuals and trusts have a lawful offshore presence? Noted speakers, Kai McGriele, Partner, and Richard Parry, Senior Associate, at Bedell Cristin, an international law firm with offices in London, Jersey, Singapore, Grand Cayman and elsewhere, will dispel the myths and inform attendees regarding the truths about offshore financial centers.

Free to MCBA and Business Law Section Members; Non-Members registration fee is $20.

1.0 CLE | General

Brown Bag Lunch


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08/12/2019 12:00 PM 08/12/2019 1:30 PM America/Los_Angeles Section Meeting Offshore Incorporation, Offshore Trusts and Offshore Residency Larkspur Landing Corp. Center, 100 Larkspur Landing Suite 219, Larkspur, CA, 94939 Marin County Bar Association false MM/DD/YYYY


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Date and Location

Monday | August 12, 2019

Larkspur Landing Corp. Center
100 Larkspur Landing Suite 219
Larkspur, CA 94939

Speaker Information

Kai McGriele

Partner, Bedell Cristin

Kai’s practice involves working with insolvency practitioners, lenders, investors and service providers with a particular focus on insolvency and restructuring of Cayman Islands based hedge funds and other investment vehicles. His practice also spans general commercial litigation acting for a variety of corporate clients and he has a wide experience of cross-border and multi-jurisdictional litigation (including work with a regulatory and judicial review dimension) and often works closely with foreign attorneys. Kai has also obtained extensive contentious trust experience representing both institutional trustees and beneficiaries, both onshore and offshore.

Kai is admitted to practice in the UK, Jersey and the Cayman Islands


Richard Parry

Senior Associate, Bedell Cristin

Richard was trained in the UK at international law firm Eversheds LLP (now Eversheds Sutherland), spending eight years with the firm. He represented many of the world’s leading banking, investment and insurance institutions, including Lloyds Banking Group, Barclays, HSBC, Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank and Legal & General.

Richard joined Bedell Cristin (formerly Solomon Harris) in 2016. His core practice includes commercial litigation, insolvency and restructuring, corporate and real estate. He represents several Cayman Islands and international companies which predominantly operate in the financial services and high-end real estate market.

Richard is admitted to practice in the UK, the Cayman Islands and in California.