Partner, Head of Cayman Islands Trusts Group
Maples and Calder
Legal Week's Private Client Global Elite 2018:
What has been the highlight of your practice over the past 12 months?
The consistent quality and complexity of instructions, as well as some of the amazing people I have met along the way.
What advice would you give rising stars/new lawyers in the private client world?
Keep asking questions. Communication is key, not only with your clients but also with your colleagues.
What is your favourite quote?
“A woman is like a teabag, you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water,” Eleanor Roosevelt.
Morven McMillan is head of Maples and Calder's Trusts & Private Client practice in the Cayman Islands and is regarded as one of the private client world's leading practitioners. She advises on all aspects of trusts law including contentious and non-contentious issues. Her practice encompasses technical legal and practical advice for institutional and individual trustees as well as beneficiaries, settlors, protectors and enforcers at any stage in the life of a trust. Morven joined Maples and Calder in 2016 from another leading international law firm and is top ranked in Chambers, Legal 500 and Who's Who Legal.