Shuvra Deb

Senior Associate

Shuvra is a Senior Associate in the Stuarts Litigation and Insolvency Team which specialises in commercial litigation, corporate and funds disputes, insolvency, asset tracing and recovery, shareholder disputes and claims against directors for breaches of duty.

Practice Experience

Shuvra is a Senior Associate in the Stuarts Litigation and Insolvency Team which specialises in commercial litigation, corporate and funds disputes, insolvency, asset tracing and recovery, shareholder disputes and claims against directors for breaches of duty.

Prior to joining Stuarts, Shuvra worked at top tier firms in Bermuda and the BVI and practised in Chambers in London where she gained experience in business disputes, complex insolvency and asset tracing litigation, contentious trusts disputes and cases involving shareholder and director disputes. Shuvra has also practised in Guernsey, Channel Islands.

Shuvra has appeared in Court on a broad range of civil and commercial litigation matters including: -

  • Insolvency and Bankruptcy proceedings including complex liquidations;
  • Shareholder disputes including unfair prejudice petitions and appearing before the Privy Council on a matter to decide whether an agreement to transfer shares had been validly entered into;
  • Disputes arising from commercial contracts;
  • Enforcement proceedings including interim injunction applications, search orders, Norwich Pharmacal orders and enforcement of foreign judgments;
  • Acting for international banks; and
  • Involvement in contentious trusts disputes.

In addition to her Court experience, Shuvra also has Mediation and Arbitration experience and is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

Admissions

  • Attorney – Cayman Islands, 2019
  • Barrister and Attorney – Bermuda, 2019
  • Barrister – British Virgin Islands, 2016
  • Barrister – England and Wales, 2007

Education

  • Inns of Court School of Law (London), Bar Vocational Course (Very Competent)
  • City University (London), Diploma in Law (Commendation)
  • King’s College London, BA (First Class Hons) English Language & Literature

Professional Associations/Memberships                                                                                            

  • The Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association