Antwan Cotterell joined MFG in 2018 and is an Associate in the Firm’s Property & Estates Department. Antwan represents individuals and businesses in the purchase and sale of various kinds of real estate including residential, commercial and tourism properties and has experience in conducting due diligence investigations and legal risk analysis for clients acquiring properties in large commercial transactions. He assists clients with standard and complicated probate matters and handles a wide range of general property matters, including adverse possession, lost title applications and transfers of land.
Divestment of Government owned land at Bernard Lodge, St. Catherine [ongoing]
Advised the Development Bank of Jamaica, the Transaction Managers for the project including property due diligence, risk analysis and general advice.
Significant Real Estate Transactions
Represented individual and business clients in various successful real estate transactions valued between US$300,000.00 and US$5 million.
Due diligence and legal risk analysis on properties for transactions valued between US$300,000.00 and US$200 million
Represented and advised clients in probating, liquidating, and distributing assets under estates valued between JM$50 million to JM$400 million.
Successful negotiation and preparation of residential and commercial leases for individual and business clients.
Successful modification of Restrictive covenants for individual and business clients.
Wolmer’s Old Boys’ Association
JamaicaN Bar Association
Adjunct Tutor of Law of Torts and Legal Methods Research & Writing at the University of West Indies, Faculty of Law
Legal Education Certificate, Norman Manley Law School
Bachelor of Laws (Upper Second Class Honours), University of the West Indies (2016)