“They do great multi-jurisdictional work”

Martin Kenney & Co (MKS) has once again been ranked among the world’s leading asset recovery law firms by Chambers & Partners in London, with Martin Kenney in particular singled out for praise.

What the team is known for

Martin Kenney & Co is a founding member of ICC FraudNet, an international network of fraud and asset recovery lawyers. Operating out of the BVI, the boutique firm acts as expert local counsel or as lead counsel in coordinating cross-border asset tracing and recovery mandates. It is comfortable handling complex pre-emptive remedy law, cross-border insolvency and worldwide freezing orders.


“They do great multi-jurisdictional work. They are very robust and complex and good at making matters understandable for clients.”

Notable practitioners

Martin Kenney is the founding and managing partner of the firm. He is qualified as a BVI and English solicitor advocate, a New York foreign legal consultant and a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of British Columbia.

“Martin is cut from a different cloth. He is incredibly detail-oriented. Martin is, to me, a very unique resource. He’s fantastic.”

“Martin has built relationships all over the world. He has links everywhere.”

Martin Kenney said that he was “delighted” the firm, and its practitioners, had been recognised for the fourth consecutive year for its work in the global asset recovery field.

“Our job is now to build on these strong foundations and take Martin Kenney & Co even further in the battle for economic justice on behalf of victims.”

Other team members

Several of our colleagues are also featured in the 2022 Chambers listings: