30Years of existence and service to the Island of Nevis

120Claimants in first class action suit brought in the Caribbean

20Million in purchases for Four Seasons Resort Estates

About The Firm

To provide the highest quality legal insights and advice at all times
in an ethical, conscientious and professional manner.

Daniel Brantley is a full service law firm operating in the Federation of St. Kitts & Nevis and Anguilla. It has been in existence for over 30 years and services individuals, corporations, governments, non-profits and tribunals domestically, within the Caribbean region and internationally guaranteeing the highest quality of legal services from the preferred legal team. The Legal Team offers a reassuring blend of experience and impeccable academic credentials. The members have between them over fifty years at the Bar and an intimacy with Government and the workings of the law at the highest level. The Firm has associations with leading Law Firms throughout the region and internationally and utilize all moderns forms of technology within its operations.

The Firm is engaged primarily in the areas of Admiralty & Shipping, Banking & Finance, Civil & Commercial litigation, Insolvency, Intellectual Property law, Employment law, Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law. The Firm has been and continues to be involved in significant commercial litigation running to the hundreds of millions of dollars. The Firm was involved in the first class action suit brought in the Eastern Caribbean involving some 120 Claimants.

In Nevis, the Firm has handled well over US$20 million worth of purchases in the Four Seasons Resort Estates alone and millions of dollars worth of real estate elsewhere on the island. The Firm has also done securitization work for various international hotel chains well in excess of US$80 million. In Anguilla, the Firm represents several high end clients including liquidators of major resorts.
The Firm operates in an environment of political and economic stability on islands that are attractive, comfortable and safe for visitors. Nevis is easily accessible by several daily inexpensive trips by ferry or light aeroplane from the bustling neighbouring island of St Kitts. Additionally, there are the following benefits:

  • Same day arrival from the United States via Antigua, St Maarten, Puerto Rico and St. Kitts.
  • Accommodation at the Caribbean's only five diamond Four Seasons Resort and historical plantation inns.
  • English-speaking population.
  • Legislation formulated specifically to favour the formation of offshore corporations, trusts, limited liability companies and offshore banks
  • Zero tax on personal income, capital gains, dividends, gift or sales in Nevis.
  • Severe criminal and civil penalties for violation of privacy laws.
  • Courier, fax and e-mail services.
  • Modern telecommunications network.
The Firm is committed to community development and is a frequent sponsor of cultural events within the Federation.

About Nevis

Nevis, affectionately referred to as the Queen of the Caribbean, is located 17 9.17'N, 62 34.97'W. The island is 36 square miles (93 square kilometres), and approximately 7 miles long and 5 miles wide of unspoilt, and sophisticated beauty.

Nevis is situated near the top of the Lesser Antilles archipelago, about 200 miles south of Puerto Rico, and just west of Antigua. The island lies two miles southeast of Saint Kitts across The Narrows channel. Together, the islands comprise the independent twin island Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis (also referred to as the Federation of St. Christopher and Nevis).

Nevis Peak identifies the centre of the island, rising to 3,232 feet (985 m), and flanked by the lower Round Hill (1,014 feet) on the north and by Saddle Hill (1,850 feet) on the south.
The island boasts accommodation at the Caribbean's only five diamond Four Seasons Resort and historical plantation inns.

The official language of Nevis is English, with an estimated resident population of 10,000.

The official currency of Nevis is the Eastern Caribbean Dollar. The United States Dollar is however widely used and accepted.