Siobain Groom Hatchard

Siobain Groom Hatchard

Siobain qualified as a solicitor (England and Wales) in 1994 and practised  general corporate and commercial law in London and New Zealand prior to moving to the Cayman Islands in 1999.

She spent seven years as an Associate at another Cayman Islands firm before joining a new local firm as partner and establishing a maritime practice.  She joined Nelson and Company in 2013 as a Consultant.

Siobain specializes in maritime law, in particular, the financing and registration of super yachts.  She has practised in the Cayman Islands in this field since 1999 and acts as local counsel for banks and other financial institutions as well as yacht owners in connection with the financing of yachts and provision of Cayman Islands security.

She also advises yacht owners on all aspects of owning and operating a Cayman Islands flagged yacht.

Siobain is a member of the Consultative Committee of the Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands.


Phone: +345 949 9710
Cell Cayman: +345 327 5953
Cell Canada : (250) 864 4567