Kirsten, who joins Cains after five years’ with another Isle of Man law firm, has experience within a broad range of corporate and banking matters including the acquisition and disposal of businesses, corporate financing and re-financing transactions (including aviation and shipping finance), solvent and insolvent group reorganisations and the provision of financial regulatory advice.

Commenting on her appointment, Kirsten said: “The corporate team at Cains is renowned not only for its depth and experience but also for the complex and challenging transactions that it regularly advises on and I am delighted to have been given this opportunity to join such a respected and progressive firm.”

Tristan Head, Director and joint head of Cains’ corporate team, said: “Kirsten’s knowledge and experience is a valuable addition to our team and we are very pleased that she has chosen to join us. Her appointment demonstrates the continued growth and development of our corporate team, which is well-known for delivering the highest standards of legal advice along with excellent client service.”