Ian Lambert is a litigation partner with HSM Chambers in the Cayman Islands. He has more than 15 years of experience in major, complex litigation cases, with significant concentration in the areas of insolvency / bankruptcy litigation, asset recovery, fraud litigation, trust litigation, commercial litigation and contract disputes.
In 2002 Mr. Lambert graduated with his LL.B from the University of Windsor Law School (Ontario, Canada) and was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2003. From 2003 to 2009 he practised as a litigator at two prestigious law firms in London, Ontario and Toronto, Ontario. In 2009 Mr. Lambert was called to the Cayman Islands Bar. He represents both plaintiffs and defendants in major, complex litigation cases. Mr. Lambert also has extensive experience representing liquidators and other professionals in liquidation / bankruptcy cases and provides them with comprehensive legal advice on the Cayman Islands winding-up process and related litigation matters. Since 2009 Mr. Lambert has provided litigation and insolvency advice to the Joint Official Liquidators of eight Saad Group Cayman Islands companies in the companies’ winding-up process and in defending a US$9.2 billion corporate fraud claim Ahmad Hamad Algosaibi and Brothers Company (AHAB) is pursuing against those companies. Mr. Lambert is admitted to the Ontario and Cayman Islands Bars.
University of Windsor (Canada)
University of Western Ontario
(2003) Law Society of Ontario (not practising)
(2009) Cayman Islands
Cayman Islands Law Society
Recovery and Insolvency Specialists Association (Cayman) [RISA]
International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals [INSOL International]