Jonathan Rigby

Jonathan Rigby

Global Managing Partner

Mourant announces 40 promotions globally

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28 April 2021

Leading offshore legal and governance services firm Mourant has announced 40 promotions globally, effective 1 May 2021.

The appointments span the firm's six offices, with 19 promotions* in the legal practice, 17 in affiliated business, Mourant Governance Services and four in Business Services, with 60% of the promotions women reflecting the firm's continued focus on progressing female talent.

In total there were 20 promotions in Jersey, nine in Cayman, four in Guernsey, three in both Hong Kong and London and one in the BVI.

Mourant Global Managing Partner, Jonathan Rigby, said: "The diversity of talent that we see in these promotions across our business, including our growing governance services team, is testament to our continued commitment to diversity and the professional growth of all our people.

"These individuals have been recognised for their strong technical skills, commercial judgement, distinct global perspective and ability to build trusted relationships with our clients and their advisers, something that has been more important than ever over the past 12 months. I congratulate all of them on their achievement and wish them every success in the next stage of their career."

Mourant currently employs around 500 people and has won three major legal industry awards in the last six months, after being named Offshore Law Firm of the Year by Chambers Europe and Offshore Law Firm of the Year at both the Lawyer Awards and the Asian Legal Business Hong Kong Law Awards.

*Six promotions are currently subject to immigration approval