Our Attorneys

Our attorneys provide clients with top quality legal advice wherever their business and legal needs may arise. Our attorneys, offer clients deep knowledge and rich experience across industries and disciplines.

We have demonstrated our ability to provide helpful and reliable advice in litigious and non-litigious matters. Past clients include private individuals, regulatory bodies, condominium associations, Canadian-based Banks, insurance companies, construction companies, luxury resort developers and HNWIs.

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Adrian E. Scantlebury    |     Managing Attorney

COURT ADMISSIONS:          Trinidad & Tobago, 2004

                                           St. Kitts & Nevis, 2005

                                           New York, USA, 2020

Mr. Scantlebury obtained a Bachelor of Laws degree with honours from the University of London in 2002 and a Master of Laws degree from the same University in 2010.

 

Mr. Scantlebury's PRACTISE EXPERIENCE includes:

  • Civil, Family & Criminal Litigation – Success in claims involving condominium law, corporate law, personal injuries, medical mal-practice, property rights, cross-border disputes for enforcement of foreign judgments e.g. ‘Norwich Pharmacal’, breach of contract, habeas corpus, defamation, divorce, child support, assault and other claims.

  

  • Bank Foreclosures – Helped clients get fair upset prices for court-ordered auction sale.

 

  • Admiralty Claims – Prevented the government from seizing an internationally flagged tanker.

  • Police disciplinary proceedings – Successfully represented officers accused of misconduct.

  • Citizenship by Investment – Successfully applied for second citizenship on clients’ behalf.

  • Corporate law – Formed companies and acted as nominee secretary and registered office.

  • Real Estate (Land, Condominiums & Timeshares) – Successfully transferred new titles.

  • Wills and Administration of Estates – Drafted wills and filed for probate and administration.

 

As a duly appointed NOTARY PUBLIC, Mr. Scantlebury is authorised to perform notarial services.

Those who know him well can say he is an affable and intelligent individual who works assiduously at any given task. Mr. Scantlebury is a motivated, dynamic and intellectually strong attorney who has developed a knack for handling complex legal cases.

 

Lawyer by day, Mr. Scantlebury has a history of entertaining audiences on his saxophone at various non-profit events and of imparting his knowledge of the law with students.

COURT ADMISSIONS:          Trinidad & Tobago, 2020

                                           St. Kitts & Nevis, 2021

                               

Ms. Scantlebury was born and raised in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. After successfully completing her legal studies at the University of the West Indies, Cavehill Campus and the Hugh Wooding Law School, she was admitted to practice as an Attorney-at-Law in Trinidad and Tobago in 2020. She assists the Firm by providing general legal research and assistance while awaiting admission in St. Kitts and Nevis.  

While at the Hugh Wooding Law School,  she developed a keen interest in Alternative Dispute Resolution and successfully completed her training in Negotiation and Mediation. Further, she interned at the Office of the Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago, where she was mentored in various areas of law including, Intellectual Property, Conveyancing, Civil and Criminal Law. Ms. Scantlebury is committed to producing high quality work and is approaching her legal career with the same stick-to-itiveness and diligence which propelled her through law school.

 

In her spare time, she enjoys singing, spending time with family, and keeping fit. In addition, she is active in her community and church, where she provides food and clothing to the less fortunate.  She also helps educate others on their legal rights and provides pro-bono legal aid to those who cannot afford to pay for legal services.