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Philip C Dunkley QC

Higgs & Johnson - Nassau

Philip C Dunkley QC - Higgs & Johnson
  • Ocean Centre
  • Nassau, New Providence, Bahamas

Profile submitted by Philip C Dunkley QC

Practice Areas

Complex commercial and chancery litigation (appearing in the BCCI, Grupo Torras cases and the Oracle Fund liquidation), commercial and shipping transactions.

Professional Memberships

Bahamas Bar Association; The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple; International Bar Association; STEP; Association and Legal Scholars, Centre for International Legal Studies (Honorary)


Partner since 1978; Former member - Judicial & Legal Services Commission, the Supreme Court Rules Committee and Disciplinary Tribunal. Former Acting Justice of the Supreme Court. Appointed as QC (2009)


International Execution Against Judgment Debtors & International Commercial Fraud (Bahamas chapters) - Sweet & Maxwell; Impact of New Legislation in The Bahamas on Trust Attacks - Trusts & Trustees.


Educated in England at Wycliffe College in Gloucestershire. Called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1973; Bahamas Bar in 1974.