Ocorian, a global leader in fund administration, corporate, fiduciary and capital markets services, has hired Nathaniel Luker as a new Partner of its Cayman Islands legal arm, Ocorian Law (Cayman) Limited. He advises on capital markets, private equity, corporate and finance transactions and will head up the legal arm’s capital markets and investment funds practices.
Nathaniel previously worked in the Cayman Islands office of Mourant where he was Counsel in the Finance, Corporate and Funds team. Before moving offshore, he worked in the corporate teams of Freshfields in London and Clifford Chance and Allen & Overy in Moscow. He was identified as a Rising Star in the areas of corporate and commercial law in the Legal 500 Caribbean, 2020.
Commenting on his appointment, Nathaniel said, “I’m delighted to be joining Ocorian’s highly regarded Cayman team and look forward to working with the group’s clients to help them achieve their transactional, strategic and operational goals. I’m excited at the prospect of building on the excellent work done by the Cayman legal team so far and developing and expanding its offering.”
Kendra Foster, Ocorian Law (Cayman) Limited’s Managing Partner, added, “We’re thrilled to welcome Nathaniel to our team. His expertise is an excellent fit for our service proposition and will enhance our ability to provide advice to our capital markets and investment funds clients. He will add significant bandwidth to our offering and play a vital role in building and maintaining strong and lasting client relationships.”