SEKHON MCCONVILL & ASSOCIATES – LAWYERS

OUR TEAM

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    Jaswinder (Jas) Sekhon

  • Co-founder and Principal
  • Board of directors – member
  • jas@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice areas:

  • International taxation law and private clients matters;
  • Project, structured and asset finance;
  • International tax, trusts, litigation and estates;
  • Media, films, IP, aircraft, biotech & innovation, startups;
  • Private/public/listed investment funds.
  • International financial centres, and economic/free zones.

Called to the bar in:

  • Australia (N.S.W.)
  • England & Wales
  • Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (B.V.I.)
  • U.A.E. (legal consultant)
  • Courts of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) – Wills & Probate Practitioner
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    Dr. James McConvill

  • Co-founder and General Counsel
  • james@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice areas:

  • Corporate law & restructures;
  • Asset protection and family law;
  • Property & securities law;
  • Complex commercial;
  • Litigation;
  • International law and financial centres;

Called to the bar in:

  • Australia (N.S.W.)
  • England & Wales
  • Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (B.V.I.)
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    Adrian J Compton

  • Global CFO
  • Member board of directors
  • adrian@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com
  • Adviser to the firm in its USA, UAE, Australian, European and BVI operations;
  • International finance, banking and former S&P analyst (NY);
  • International accounting and treasury;
  • Commercialisation of IP – medical technology- biotech-media-film;
  • Fund investment, administration and structure;
  • Litigation and legal support;
  • Structured, project and corporate finance;
  • Family business and private clients.
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    David Russell AM RFD QC

  • Counsel
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice areas:

David Russell QC commenced legal practice in 1974 as a world renowned legal practitioner and advocate in:

  • international and Australian taxation;
  • trusts & pensions;
  • professional negligence;
  • banking;
  • financial services; and
  • law in sport.

Called to the bar in:

  • Australia, England & Wales (Lincoln’s Inn) (2013), the Courts of the Dubai International Financial Centre, New York (as a Legal Consultant), the Singapore International Commercial Court, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.

Awards

  • Judge Advocate, Australian Defence Force 1988 – 2004;
  • Who’s Who in Australia 1997 – Present;
  • Chartered Tax Adviser of the Year 2014;
  • Best Lawyers 2008 – Present;
  • Freedom of City of London 2014 – Present;
  • Queen’s Counsel – Queen’s Counsel (post nominal QC) are lawyers appointed by letters patent to be one of Her Majesty’s Counsel learned in the law. Membership exists in various Commonwealth countries around the world and it is a status, conferred by the Crown that is recognised by courts;
  • Letters Patent: Queensland, 1986, New South Wales, 1987, Victoria, 1987, Australian Capital Territory, 1988, Northern Territory, 1988.
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    Ed Rogers

  • CEO Global Trust Group and Senior Consultant
  • ejr@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com
  • Trusts and trust administration;
  • Foundations and hybrid entities;
  • Onshore & offshore solutions for tax efficiency and/or asset protection;
  • Tax and wealth planning for corporate & private clients;
  • FATCA and CRS reporting;
  • Private funds and alternative investment options;
  • Litigation and legal support;
  • Structuring advice for financial service providers across the world.
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    Adriana Rocchi

  • Senior Associate/Para-legal
  • Trust Manager
    Litigation & legal support
  • avr@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise:

  • International trusts;
  • International corporate services;
  • Advisory Services to UHNW individuals;
  • Succession planning & wealth management solutions (both conventional & Islamic);
  • Family office and private clients (conventional and sharia compliant).
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    Joseph Carbone

  • Senior Associate
  • Admitted as a lawyer in Australia
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice areas:

  • Family law;
  • Children and custody issues;
  • Elder law and wills;
  • Corporate law;
  • Business law;
  • Property law.
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    Luke Seitz

  • Admitted as a lawyer in Australia
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice areas:

  • Family law;
  • Property settlements;
  • Children and custody;
  • Litigation.
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    Catherine Hill

  • Admitted as lawyer in Australia
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice areas:

  • Family law;
  • Children and custody;
  • Property settlements;
  • Criminal law;
  • Litigation;
  • Conveyancing;
  • Business law.
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    Geraldine O’Connell

  • Consultant lawyer- Admitted in Australia
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice areas:

  • All aspects of family law;
  • Negotiation and reconciliation;
  • Mediation;
  • Litigation;
  • Wills and estates.
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    Rebecca Cann

  • Business Manager
  • Senior Para-legal
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise

  • Family law;
  • Negotiation and reconciliation;
  • Mediation support;
  • Litigation support.
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    Angela Crawford

  • Senior para-legal
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise:

  • Complex litigation support;
  • Trial preparation and support;
  • Contract and business matters;
  • Family law;
  • Professional liability;
  • Personal injury.
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    Stuart Amos

  • Senior para-legal
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise:

  • Family law;
  • Children’s matters;
  • Commercial;
  • Dispute resolution;
  • Defamation litigation.
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    Patrice Mccullogh

  • Para-legal
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise:

  • Litigation support;
  • Pharmaceutical matters;
  • Corporate;
  • Contracts.
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    Beth Warren

  • Marketing Manager
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise:

  • Law firm marketing;
  • Customer support and staff change management;
  • Business development and brand development;
  • Staff mentoring in marketing and business enhancement.
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    Brett Jones

  • Senior para-legal
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise

  • Family law;
  • Property law;
  • Civil law;
  • Wills and probate.
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    Michael Rodrigues

  • Admitted as a lawyer in Australia
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of practice

  • Family law;
  • Corporate law;
  • Business law;
  • International law.
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    Hannah Lethlean

  • Para-legal
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise:

  • Family law;
  • Litigation support.
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    Natalie Douglas

  • Para-legal
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise:

  • Corporate and commercial;
  • Legal-aid;
  • BVI and related offshore laws.
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    Kara Towner

  • Business Systems & Customer Relations Consultant
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise:

  • Legal case management;
  • Systems management.
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    Joelle De Saint

  • Consultant Para-legal
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise:

  • Litigation support;
  • Case support;
  • Research;
  • Family law,
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    Lucia Grant

  • Partner BVI
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice areas:

  • General corporate and commercial law;
  • Mergers and acquisitions;
  • Debt restructuring;
  • Joint ventures; and
  • Property sale and acquisition.

Called to bar in:

  • Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (B.V.I.)
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    David McNair

  • Cook Islands
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise:

  • 25 years of experience in all Cook Islands structures;
  • Offshore advice and consulting.

Called to the bar in:

  • New Zealand;
  • Papua New Guinea;
  • Vanuatu;
  • New South Wales Australia; and
  • Cook Islands.
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    Maka Atanasov

  • Admitted as a lawyer in Australia
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice areas:

  • Family law
  • Children’s issues
  • Wills
  • General law
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    Muhammed Zeeshan

  • Business development and business establishment- Manager
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Areas of expertise:

  • Establishing business operations;
  • Company formation and corporate support;
  • Company administration.
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    Thomas Bonan

  • Florida admitted consultant attorney
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com
  • General commercial law;
  • Personal injury;
  • Landlord and tenant;
  • Property;
  • Medical negligence;
  • Insurance law.
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    Jack Vasilaros

  • Florida admitted consultant attorney
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com
  • General commercial law;
  • Property and property development;
  • Shopping centers;
  • Charter/boats/yachts/ships.
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    Christina Ioannidou

  • Cyprus -Partner
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-associates.com

Practice areas:

  • Corporate law;
  • Commercial law;
  • Banking &, finance;
  • Project finance;
  • Structuring loan and security documentation, mergers;
  • International transactions;
  • Structuring corporate entities including international business entities;
  • Civil litigation.

Called to the bar in:

  • Cyprus Bar (2004)
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    Imran Hussain

  • Partner- Corporate services (UAE)
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-associates.com

Areas of expertise:

  • Free Zones (all aspects);
  • Special Economic Zones;
  • Residency and Citizenship;
  • Trust and fiduciary services;
  • Business advisory.
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    Javier Vazquez

  • Partner- Florida
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice Areas:

  • General commercial;
  • Personal Injury;
  • Sinkholes;
  • Workers Compensation.

Called to the bar in:

  • 2005, Florida U.S. District Court, Middle District of

Member:

  • American Bar Association
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association
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    Dadeech Jodha

  • Consulting lawyer- India
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice areas:

  • Regulated financial institutions;
  • In house counsel;
  • Funds;
  • General financial services;
  • Litigation.
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    Mohammed Fawzy

  • Partner- U.A.E.
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com
  • MHamdan Al Kaabi Advocates & LegaL Consultancy (UAE/Abu Dhabi)
  • Overseeing regulatory compliance;
  • Drafting, preparing and reviewing contracts, legal consultations;
  • Settlement negotiations and Arbitral tribunals;
  • Preparing legal pleadings in both Arabic and English language.
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    Jessica Fox

  • Admitted as a lawyer in Australia
  • info@sekhon-mcconvill-lawyers.com

Practice areas:

  • Family law;
  • Children and custody;
  • Property settlements;
  • Criminal law;
  • Litigation;
  • Human rights.