Castino D. Sands
is a partner at Lennox Paton. Since joining the Banking and Finance Group at Lennox Paton in 2006, he has worked with leading practitioners from around the world on cutting-edge deals. His key practice areas are: financial services regulatory; investment funds; M&A; restructuring and insolvency; structured finance/securitisation. Castino advised a Bahamas-based investment fund that entered into a settlement agreement with the trustee appointed in the winding up of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC. He is currently acting for a Europe-based player in the oil and gas industry that is seeking to acquire oil and gas target assets in Malaysia, New Zealand and Mexico; he is also advising on the Bahamian law aspects of the proposed acquisition which involves a number of Bahamas-domiciled target entities. Castino is a member of the Bahamas Bar Association.