Arabella di Iorio
is a partner in Maples and Calder’s British Virgin Islands office, where she is head of the BVI Litigation and Trusts practice groups. Arabella previously served as the Managing Partner of the BVI office for six years. Arabella specialises in complex international commercial litigation, including insolvency, distressed funds, shareholder issues, asset tracing, trust disputes, insurance and reinsurance, professional negligence and contractual claims. She has considerable arbitration and mediation experience and is a solicitor-advocate. Arabella also advises on non-contentious trusts matters. Arabella is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS). She is also a Trustee of the Cedar International School in Tortola and served as President of the BVI Bar Association from 2013 to 2015. Arabella has contributed to previous editions of Chambers Practice Guides amongst other industry publications.