Damani M. Horton


Email: dhorton@gsolegal.com

T: (242) 328-3500   |    F: (242) 328-8008

303 Shirley Street | P.O. Box N-492 | Nassau, Bahamas

Birthplace: Nassau, Bahamas

Year joined GSO: 2018

Admissions: England & Wales, 2011, The Bahamas, 2012

Education: Western University, London, Canada (BA) | University of Buckingham, England (LLB – Honours) | BPP Law School – London, England (LLM Commercial Law – Distinction) | BPP Law School, London, England (BPTC)

Membership: The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn | The Bar of England & Wales | The Bahamas Bar Association | Co-Chairman of Junior Bar Section of The Bahamas Bar Association (2015-2016) | Chairman of Young Members’ Committee of CIArb Bahamas Branch (2014-2016) | International Bar Association | British Blockchain Association | The Bahamas Football Association Legal Committee

Awards, Certifications & Licenses: AML & Compliance Systems | Certified Blockchain Expert | MCIArb (Member Level) | Civil & Commercial Mediator (ADRg)

Damani joined Glinton Sweeting O’Brien in 2018 after gaining 6 years of valuable commercial, real estate and litigation experience at two leading law firms in The Bahamas.

Damani advises clients on all aspects of commercial transactions and regulatory requirements, specialising in residential and commercial property transactions, including acquisitions, financing, and leases. His practice also includes corporate, finance, employment, immigration and probate and estate administration law. Damani is a certified arbitrator and is currently studying the ICA International Diploma in Governance Risk and Compliance.

Damani holds an LLB from the University of Buckingham and an LLM with distinction from BPP Law School in London, England, where he also attended the Bar Professional Training Course. He was called to the Bar of England & Wales in 2011, and The Bahamas Bar in 2012.

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Health & Wellness



Damani is an avid advocate for education, sports, the environment, and wellness. He is a member of The Bahamas National Trust and 4Ocean, and through them tries to advocate for the protection and preservation of the global and local environment. He is particularly interested in eco-sustainability and supports the use of recycled and reclaimed wood and the banning of plastic.

As a former international soccer player, Damani’s continuing love of the sport led him to coach soccer to younger athletes and educate them on the importance of both sports and health. Damani is also a regular participant in the Susan G Komen Bahamas race for the cure.

“Whether I am working with domestic or international clients, my objective is always focused on finding the best legal solutions to meet the client’s desired result.”

News & Articles

GSO Welcomes New Associates

Glinton Sweeting O’Brien are pleased to announce the appointments of Damani Horton and Giahna Soles-Hunt as senior associate attorneys. Damani Horton joined Glinton Sweeting O’Brien after gaining six years of valuable commercial, real estate, and litigation experience... read more