Paul Butler spent more than 30 years as a senior partner with renowned New York law firm Sherman & Sterling LLP, one of the largest legal firms in the world. Now retired, he also served as the firm’s Managing Partner.
His association with Harney, Westwood & Riegels began in the late 1970s, when he contacted the BVI firm to discuss opportunities regarding tax treaties with the United States. He subsequently became one of the “Gang of Five” responsible for creating the BVI’s IBC Act.
Mr Butler was part of a delegation which called on Premier of the BVI Dr the Hon Orlando Smith in January 2014, in commemoration of the IBC Act anniversary.