Graham, Thompson & Co.
Nassau New Providence
Law Firm Overview
Graham Thompson has been one of the pre-eminent law firms in The Bahamas since 1950. The Firm provides a comprehensive range of legal expertise in banking and finance, corporate and commercial law, trust law, mutual funds and securities, real estate and land development, estate planning and probate, admiralty and shipping, immigration, intellectual property, and civil and commercial litigation.
The Firm is highly experienced in applying a variety of legal skills to multinational transactions assisted by the Firm's worldwide network of professional and commercial correspondents.
Members of the Graham Thompson team are widely sought within The Bahamas and internationally for their talents, advice and ability to solve problems. Several of their Partners are individually active in the political landscape of The Bahamas, having served in Parliament, The Senate and in The Cabinet. A number of their Partners have served on public boards including those of The Central Bank of The Bahamas, The Gaming Board of The Bahamas, The Water and Sewerage Corporation, and The Industrial Relations Board. Many of their Partners hold directorships at leading local and international banks, insurance companies, and other large commercial enterprises.
Their Attorneys are also active in the legal profession and judicial system of The Bahamas. One of their Partners is a former Attorney General. Two members of the Firm have sat as Acting Justices of the Supreme Court of The Bahamas. Members of the Firm have served on the Bar Council, as President of the Bahamas Bar Association, the Ethics Committee of the Bahamas Bar Association, and the Rules Committee of The Supreme Court.
Graham Thompson is at the forefront in serving the two principal sectors of the Bahamian economy; the tourism/hospitality industry and the financial services/banking sector. The Firm has played a leading role in almost every major transaction involving hotel purchases, sales and financing over the past ten years. Additionally, the Firm has internationally-recognized expertise in all areas of the offshore financial arena, particularly in banking, finance and trusts.