Simone Fitzcharles
Name: Simone Fitzcharles
Firm Name: Lennox Paton | Bahamas Law Firm
Country: Bahamas
Expertise: Litigation

Telephone: +1 (242) 502 5000
Fax: +1 (242) 328 0566

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Professional Biography:

Simone Fitzcharles is our exclusively recommended Litigation expert in the Bahamas on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Simone directly using the contact details listed above.

Simone is a Partner in the Litigation and Insolvency and Restructuring Groups. She specialises in commercial law and is regularly instructed by leading international law firms and diverse clients to handle matters involving the law of trusts, contract, company, insolvency, banking, enforcement of foreign judgements, civil aspects of commercial fraud and asset recovery. When required, she acts in multi-jurisdictional cases which call for careful coordination of talents with foreign legal or other professional teams.

Simone commenced her studies at Florida Memorial University in Miami, Florida where she graduated in 1989 with a First Class Honours B.A. degree in Criminal Justice in 1989. She went on to earn an LL.B. degree with Honours from the University of the West Indies, Barbados. Thereafter, she did Bar School training and in 1994 obtained a Certificate of Legal Education with top academic awards in Trial Advocacy from the Sir Hugh Wooding Law School, Trinidad. In 1994 Simone was admitted to The Bahamas Bar.

Before joining Lennox Paton in 1998, Simone worked at another Bahamian firm with a wide practice range encompassing both civil and criminal aspects of the law. She also worked at Cititrust Limited handling Latin American trust issues.

Simone Fitzcharles has been a Partner at Lennox Paton since 2003.