Lynda Mair

Lynda Mair was admitted to the Jamaican Bar in 1979. She carried on a highly successful corporate/commercial law practice at one of the largest law firms in the English-speaking Caribbean before accepting the position of Senior Vice President and General Counsel at one of the then largest private sector conglomerates in Jamaica with significant business interests in housing development, manufacturing and trading and financial services.

She has developed expertise in the areas of Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestments; Take-overs; Financial Instruments; Financial Sector Regulation; Unit Trusts; Loan Documentation; Securitisation Transactions; Capital Raising Issues (Private Placements, Rights and Bonus Share Issues, Debt, Executive Stock Option Plans and ESOPs); Company Secretarial work, Mass Housing Development and General Conveyancing (i.e. dispositions of property generally).

Practice Areas: Banking, Financial Services & Securities, Business/Commercial, Construction & Construction Financing, Corporate, Restructuring & Insolvency; Mergers & Aquisitions, Housing Development & Conveyances.

Education

LL.B. (Hons)(University of the West Indies); Certificate of Legal Education Certificate of Merit, Norman Manley Law School.