Jonathon Milne is a Partner in the Litigation and Restructuring department in the Cayman Islands office of Conyers. Jonathon has extensive experience of complex litigation and insolvency matters.
Prior to joining Conyers, Jonathon practised at other top-tier law firms in the Cayman Islands, New Zealand, Ireland and the UK. He also spent time on secondment to one of the world’s largest financial institutions.
Jonathon focuses on complex commercial litigation, insolvency and restructuring engagements. He regularly acts for clients in the fields of banking, funds, insurance and company law. In terms of recent high-profile instructions, Jonathon was part of a team that obtained a GBP 750 million judgment following a six-week trial of commercial fraud proceedings involving the former CEO of a major Nigerian bank and in relation to multi-billion dollar claims brought on behalf of victims of the notorious Madoff fraud.
He is highly rated and recommended for litigation and insolvency matters in legal directories. For example, sources for Legal 500 describe Jonathon as an ‘exceptional lawyer with impressive analytical and writing skills and deep knowledge and understanding of commercial law issues.’
Jonathon is a member of INSOL International and RISA. He is on the INSOL Younger Members Committee representing the Caribbean. Jonathon is the author of many articles and other publications on matters of Cayman Islands law, and he is regularly invited to speak on panels and at conferences in relation to his areas of expertise.