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Arya Hashemi

Senior Associate




Arya is a senior associate in the corporate and finance group.

Arya advises on a wide range of Guernsey insurance legal and regulatory matters including advising on high-value longevity swaps, insurance M&A, the establishment, licensing and ongoing regulation of Guernsey licensed insurance companies, insurance managers and insurance intermediaries, as well as advising on insurance-linked financing arrangements involving Guernsey structures.


Arya qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2008. He moved from Eversheds Newcastle to J.S. Gale & Co in Hong Kong in 2011. Arya joined Carey Olsen in 2016.

Relevant experience

Arya advises on:

  • private equity
  • restructurings
  • takeovers
  • schemes of arrangements
  • joint venture arrangements
  • amalgamations and migrations

as well as advising on the regulatory laws underpinning these transactions.


Awards and accolades


Arya is recognised by Legal 500 as a "Rising Star" and the "key contact for cross-border M&A and competition issues" and is also recommended for insurance matters.

L500 UK Rising Star 2024