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The firm of Rattray Patterson Rattray (RPR) was founded in 1981. The founders were the former president of the Court of Appeal, the Hon. Mr. Justice Carl Rattray O.J., the former Prime Minister of Jamaica The Most Hon. Percival Noel James Patterson, ON, QC, PC, OE and the Hon. Alfred Rattray O.J. RPR continues this tradition of excellence and continues to be led by silk under its senior partner Mr. Walter Horatio Scott Q.C.

RPR is among the largest law firms on the island and has offices in each of Jamaica’s two cities, Kingston and Montego Bay.

RPR’s practice is comprised primarily of Corporate, Commercial, Litigation and Real Estate work, with sub-specialties in Gaming, Insurance, Labour, Mining, Admiralty and Maritime, Banking and Aviation Law.

RPR currently represents a significant portfolio of corporate entities in Jamaica and abroad in all the major sectors of commercial activity. RPR’s clientele consists of major players in the Banking, Bauxite & Alumina, Construction, Gaming, Insurance, Media, Private Security, Real Estate Development, Shipping, Transportation and Tourism & Hospitality sectors in Jamaica.






Practice Areas

  • Aviation
  • Admiralty and Maritime
  • Banking
  • Construction
  • Corporate Finance
  • Defamation
  • Employment & Labour
  • Financial Regulation

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Rattraty Patterson Rattray featured in Chambers & Partners, leading the way on Insolvency Law

Walter H. Scott Q.C. and Carlene Larmond have been featured in Chambers & Partners, and have written the 2017-2018 Practice Guide on Insolvency Law in Jamaica. You may read the guide here.

Chambers & Partners : 17 November 2017 



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