Appleby is pleased to announce that Partner, Faye Moffett, a leading banking and finance practitioner, has been appointed as Head of the Corporate and Commercial Practice Group in the Isle of Man. The appointment is effective 1 February 2014.
Faye, who also leads the Banking & Asset Finance team in the Isle of Man, will be responsible for leading the largest corporate and commercial team on the island which comprises four partners and 16 associates.
A qualified Isle of Man advocate, Faye joined Appleby in 2004 as an associate before becoming a partner in February 2006. She specialises in banking and finance transactions, including property finance, aircraft and ship finance matters. She has particular experience in providing opinions on Isle of Man companies and on cross-border security and insolvency issues and has been recognised as a ‘Leader in her Field’ by Chambers UK, The Legal 500 UK and PLC Which Lawyer.
Sean Dowling, Managing Partner of Appleby (Isle of Man) LLC commented “Faye is taking over the responsibility of leading the Isle of Man Corporate and Commercial group from Nick Verardi. I would like to take the opportunity to thank Nick for his enormous contribution to the success and growth of Appleby to date. Whilst it is sad to see good friends leave, Nick does so with our warmest wishes.”
He added, “Faye is highly respected in her field and I welcome her expertise and leadership of the team in our Isle of Man office. She will ensure that the practice group in the Isle of Man continues to offer outstanding quality of service in corporate and commercial matters to clients both in the Isle of Man and internationally.”