Frequently Asked Questions

In order to assist you, we have set out on this page our most commonly asked questions.


Q:Can you assist with estate planning?

A: Absolutely, we can help prepare your will and where required advise and assist with the formation of trusts.


Q: Can you assist with establishing a company?

A: Yes, we can assist you in the formation of your company including local companies, exempt or foreign companies registered in the Cayman Islands.


Q: Can you assist with a personal injury or clinical negligence claim?

A: Lawyers on our team are familiar with personal injury and clinical negligence claims in the Cayman Islands.


Q: I am looking to purchase property in the Cayman Islands, can you assist?

A: Yes, we can assist you with your conveyance in a speedy, efficient and cost effective manner.


Q: I need assistance with Cayman Islands Immigration, can you help me?

A: Our Attorneys can assist you with all your Immigration needs.


Q: I have a dispute, can you assist me with my litigation?

A: Yes, our experienced team can assist you every step of the way including appeals and judicial review.


Q: I need a divorce attorney!

A: We can assist you in all relevant divorce matters. We also can assist in with family matters including those relating to children.


Q: I have a problem with my employer, can you assist?

A: If your employer appears to be operating outside of the law and you need assistance please contact us for an initial consultation.


Q: I am an employer and wish to ensure that I am in compliance with the Labour Law of the Cayman Islands.

A: We can assist you at the Labour Tribunal including Appeals. We also provide consultation with respect to employment disputes as well as with the preparation of compliant contracts.


Q: Are there any protections under the law for my newly established brand and logo?

A: There are protections for your brand and logo. Please contact us to arrange a meeting to discuss protection of your brand and enforcement against infringements.


Q: I need advice on a contract!

A: We can review, consider and advise upon agreements / contracts. We can also advise on appropriate remedies and damages for breach of contract.


Q: A member of my family passed away recently and I am not sure what to do?

A: We can assist with probate and administration of the relevant estate. We are also experienced with Estate disputes and various applications to the Court regarding the administration and distribution of the same.


Q: I have recently been appointed as Director of a company registered in the Cayman Islands, can you advise me of my duties and obligations under the law?

A: Yes, we are able to advise on Directors’ duties and obligations.


Q: What are your usual office hours?

A: We are open from Monday to Friday – 8.30am to 5.00pm.


Q: How do I move forward with obtaining legal advice?

A: The first step is to contact our firm through the Contact Us form, calling us at +1 (345) 745-7529 or sending an email to one of our partners Peta Symons ( or Stephen Symons (Stephen.Symons@SymonsandSymons) to arrange an initial consultation to discuss your case.


Q: What should I bring to the initial consultation?

A: It would be helpful to bring the following;

    1. Brief summary of your matter and the issues;
    2. All relevant documents;
    3. Your identification or proof of address (Utility bill, lease agreement);

We want to ensure that you get the most out of your consultation with us.


If you have a question and it is not answered here please do not hesitate to make contact with us. Please see our Contact Us page or call us at +1 (345) 745-7529 to arrange an appointment with one of our attorneys.