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Individual Profile

Vanessa King

O'Neal Webster - Tortola

Vanessa King - O'Neal Webster
  • Commerce House, 2nd Floor
  • Tortola, Tortola, British Virgin Islands

Profile submitted by Vanessa King

Practice Areas

Banking & Finance, Corporate & Commercial, Mergers & Acquisitions, Intellectual Property, Trusts & Estates

Professional Memberships

BVI Bar Association. Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, Chairman, BVI Branch.


Head the Commercial & Corporate Department, Vanessa advises on banking, finance, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property protection, trusts, estates, and all corporate and commercial matters. Her work covers the major financial centres of the world, where her clients include international and domestic financial institutions, law firms, trust companies, and high net worth individuals. She is frequently instructed in establishing and amending BVI trusts and various forms of corporate finance, such as bilateral and syndicated loans, project finance, property finance, and restructuring. Vanessa serves as Chair of the BVI Branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and is the 2016 global recipient of the Society’s ninth annual, prestigious Founder’s Award. Vanessa is a director of BVI Finance, sits on the advisory committee of the Financial Services Institute and is a member of the Financial Services Commission Appeals Board.


BA (Hons), LL.B (Hons), University of the West Indies. Certificate of Legal Education, Norman Manley Law School, Jamaica. Qualified in the British Virgin Islands and Jamaica.