Neal Lomax is the managing partner of the Cayman Islands office of Mourant Ozannes and the co-head of the firm's Cayman Islands investment funds group. He has extensive experience in establishing hedge funds and private equity funds and in dealing with distressed funds.
Neal is consistently ranked in international legal directories as one of the leading investment fund lawyers in the Cayman Islands. In Chambers Global 2012 Neal is noted as 'one of the best funds lawyers in the Cayman Islands'. Chambers Global 2011 says Neal is 'very well known and popular' and is 'client service-oriented and always intimately involved in the deals'. Legal 500 notes that 'corporate head Neal Lomax is 'one of the brightest lawyers I have worked with in Cayman' and 'impresses clients and other counsel alike with his thoughtfulness and business acumen''. IFLR 1000 ranks Neal as a leading investment fund lawyer, and he is also endorsed by PLC Which Lawyer? for investment funds and private equity/venture capital. Neal is rated as 'world leading' in the 2010 Guide to the World's Leading Investment Funds Lawyers.
Prior to joining Mourant Ozannes, Neal practised with Skadden, Arps and Simmons & Simmons in London. Neal is a graduate of Oxford University and the University of the Witwatersrand. He is an attorney of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands, a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales (currently non-practising), and an attorney of the High Court of South Africa (non-practising).
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