Simon Dickson

Simon Dickson

'Exceptional at tactics'


I’m a Partner in the Litigation and Insolvency department in our Cayman Islands office.

Prior to joining Mourant Ozannes, I was a barrister in chambers in London. I have extensive experience in insolvency and restructuring, fraud and asset tracing and regulatory matters.

Professional qualifications

  • Called to the Cayman Islands Bar, 2002
  • Called to the Bar of England and Wales, 1998 (currently non-practising) as a Harmsworth Scholar
  • Graduated Durham University, 1996


  • The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple
  • Fellow of INSOL

What the directories say

Simon Dickson is well regarded for his handling of insolvency and liquidation cases as well as fraud claims. According to a client, he is "very attentive to details," as well as being an "articulate advocate.", Chambers and Partners, 2020. 

Chambers Global, 2019 states that, 'Peers comment on his "strong technical skills" and "good grasp of Cayman legal issues." Another source added: "He is an effective and solid lawyer who can deal with sophisticated disputes."'

'Simon Dickson's practice covers fraud claims and contentious liquidation proceedings. Clients say that he is "an exceptional lawyer who is very practical and has a good sense of how to move cases along," adding that" he is always responsive to client needs" and "goes above and beyond."' Chambers Global, 2019. 

'Simon is 'very commercial in his approach' and 'delivers outstanding work', Legal 500 Caribbean, 2019.

Simon is a 'good strategist' who 'brings great judgement' to cases, Chambers Global, 2017.

Simon is 'exceptional at tactics', Chambers Global, 2016.

Chambers Global, 2016, lists Simon as a Ranked Lawyer for Dispute Resolution.

Legal 500 Caribbean, 2015, lists Simon as Recommended, describing him as 'superb; he is very practical and always has his eye on the ball'.