Lethea is an Associate in the firm’s Financial Services Group. Her practice is primarily focused on corporate and commercial matters, securities, banking, investment funds, probate, trusts, intellectual property, continuations, insolvency/liquidation, and regulatory compliance. She works routinely with regulators in The Bahamas to assist with the incorporation and licensing of banks and trust companies, investment funds, financial and corporate service providers, and digital asset related companies. She also assists with obtaining business licence approvals and Value Added Tax registration with the Department of Inland Revenue.

Recent Work Examples:

  • Assisted with advising a multinational technology company specializing in electronics and software on providing services to Bahamian consumers
  • Assisted with the preparation of share charge agreements and corporate guarantees
  • Assisted with the preparation of shareholder agreements
  • Assisted with advising multi-jurisdictional financial institutions on the enforcement of security interests under Bahamian law
  • Assisted with advising multi-jurisdiction financial institutions on various regulatory and compliance matters
  • Completion of various regulatory surveys relating to securities, banking, business licence and value added tax registration, employment, data protection, e-commerce platforms, and digital asset matters
  • Review of facility agreements and security documents
  • The submission of applications for trademark searches and trademark registration
  • The submission of multiple probate applications for non-Bahamians with assets in The Bahamas