Jalil Asif Becomes an Advisor to Grand Court of the Cayman Islands Rules Committee


June 21, 2022

At the invitation of the Chief Justice of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands, the Attorney General and other members, Jalil Asif QC has become an advisor to the Grand Court Rules Committee.

The Rules Committee is responsible for reviewing and updating the civil procedure rules applicable in the Grand Court and the Summary Court of the Cayman Islands. The Committee meets regularly to consider proposed amendments to the rules of court and other matters that are incidental to the conduct of the business of the courts.

Mr. Asif QC is an English Queen’s Counsel who advises on and litigates high-value, cross-border shareholder, partnership, commercial and insolvency disputes with a Caribbean nexus. As a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Mr. Asif QC draws on his skill as an arbitrator and his experience handling asset-recovery matters to represent clients in the enforcement of arbitral awards and international judgments.