Practice groups

Karen Brown’s areas of practice include Admiralty Law, Family Law, and Commercial and Civil Litigation, where she has a particular focus on Industrial Relations & Employment law. She also has vast experience in Conveyancing and Real Property Law and other regulatory matters, including applications to The Bahamas Investments Board and other governmental entities.  Karen has also assisted in the conduct of international financing transactions.

Karen holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Barbados where she graduated with honours in 2000. She obtained a Legal Education Certificate at the Eugene Dupuch Law School in Nassau, Bahamas in September 2002.

She is a member of The Bahamas Bar Association and has lectured part-time at the University of The Bahamas Northern Campus.

Karen joined the firm as an Associate in 2006 and became a Partner in 2015.

Education

  • College of The Bahamas (A.A. in Law & Criminal Justice), Nassau, Bahamas
  • University of the West Indies (LL.B.), Cave Hill, Barbados
  • Eugene Dupuch Law School (Certificate of Legal Education), Nassau, Bahamas
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Advanced Certificate in International Arbitration), Freeport, Bahamas

Bar admissions

Bahamas, 2002

Professional memberships

  • Bahamas Bar Association
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Representative matters

Acted as Counsel in $22 million damages claim relating to the allision of a bulk crude oil tanker with a terminal jetty.

Karen Brown’s areas of practice include Admiralty Law, Family Law, and Commercial and Civil Litigation, where she has a particular focus on Industrial Relations & Employment law. She also has vast experience in Conveyancing and Real Property Law and other regulatory matters, including applications to The Bahamas Investments Board and other governmental entities.  Karen has also assisted in the conduct of international financing transactions.

Karen holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Barbados where she graduated with honours in 2000. She obtained a Legal Education Certificate at the Eugene Dupuch Law School in Nassau, Bahamas in September 2002.

She is a member of The Bahamas Bar Association and has lectured part-time at the University of The Bahamas Northern Campus.

Karen joined the firm as an Associate in 2006 and became a Partner in 2015.

Education

  • College of The Bahamas (A.A. in Law & Criminal Justice), Nassau, Bahamas
  • University of the West Indies (LL.B.), Cave Hill, Barbados
  • Eugene Dupuch Law School (Certificate of Legal Education), Nassau, Bahamas
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Advanced Certificate in International Arbitration), Freeport, Bahamas

Bar admissions

Bahamas, 2002

Professional memberships

  • Bahamas Bar Association
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Representative matters

Acted as Counsel in $22 million damages claim relating to the allision of a bulk crude oil tanker with a terminal jetty.