O’Neal Webster Managing Partner Vanessa King’s practice covers the major financial centers of the world, where her clients include international and domestic financial institutions, law firms, family offices, trust companies, and high net worth individuals.
She is frequently instructed to establish or amend BVI trusts and various forms of corporate finance. Currently, Vanessa serves as deputy chair of the BVI Financial Services Commission Appeals Board and chairs the Caribbean and Latin America Region of STEP, and the BVI STEP Branch. Additionally, she sits on the STEP Caribbean Conference Steering Committee.
In 2016, she was the global recipient of the STEP’s ninth annual Founder’s Award and, in 2021, was distinguished as the BVI Financial Services Awards’ 2020 “Lawyer of the Year.” Vanessa’s expertise is globally recognized by highly respected ranking bodies, including The Legal500, Chambers and Partners, IFLR1000, and CityWealth IFC.