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Cathryn Minors Joins Appleby As Counsel

Cathryn Minors Joins Appleby As Counsel

Appleby announced the appointment of insurance lawyer, Cathryn Minors, as Counsel in the Corporate department in Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “Cathryn has a wide range of experience in corporate and commercial matters, having worked in the Bermuda market for many years advising on insurance and reinsurance matters involving life insurance securitizations,... Read more of this article

Appleby, Skyport Plant 100 Cedar Trees At Airport

Appleby, Skyport Plant 100 Cedar Trees At Airport

Law firm Appleby has partnered with Skyport, the operators of Bermuda’s LF Wade International Airport, in the planting of 100 endemic cedar trees at the airport. A spokesperson said, “The ‘100 Cedar Trees’ planting project was envisioned by Appleby, as a way to give back to Bermuda and to serve as a token of its commitment and contribution to... Read more of this article

Appleby Promote Riihiluoma, Batten & Knight

Appleby Promote Riihiluoma, Batten & Knight

Appleby promoted nine senior staff across multiple offices, including Sam Riihiluoma, James Batten and Jordan Knight in their Bermuda office. A spokesperson said, “Leading offshore law firm Appleby is pleased to announce nine senior promotions across its Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Isle of Man and Jersey offices. “The... Read more of this article

Josephine Noddings To Speak At Risk Summit

Josephine Noddings To Speak At Risk Summit

Appleby counsel Josephine Noddings will address insurtech innovation at the Bermuda Risk Summit on March 15, 2024. A spokesperson said, “Appleby Counsel Josephine Noddings will speak at the Bermuda Risk Summit, taking place on 13-15 March 2024 at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club. “The three-day conference which is presented by the... Read more of this article

Appleby Bermuda Top-Ranked In Chambers

Appleby Bermuda Top-Ranked In Chambers

Law firm Appleby has received top rankings in Bermuda in the 2024 Chambers Global Legal Guide. Appleby’s Bermuda office has been ranked in Band 1, the highest tier, in three categories: Corporate & Finance, Dispute Resolution and Insurance. A spokesperson said, “Appleby also has 10 lawyers ranked across the categories: “Corporate &... Read more of this article

Appleby Lawyers Recognized In Global Directory

Appleby Lawyers Recognized In Global Directory

Six lawyers from across Appleby’s global Private Client & Trusts and Dispute Resolution practices have been recognised in the 2024 edition of the Private Client Global Elite Directory. A spokesperson said, ”Partners Vanessa Schrum [Bermuda] and Carlos de Serpa Pimentel [Cayman Islands] have both been ranked as ‘Private Client Global Elite’... Read more of this article

Nicola Bruce Joins Appleby Bermuda As Partner

Nicola Bruce Joins Appleby Bermuda As Partner

Appleby announced that Nicola Bruce, a leading private client lawyer in trust law and trust litigation, recently joined the Bermuda office as Partner. A spokesperson said, “Nicola has a wealth of experience in offshore private client work, including many years practicing in Bermuda. She has acted for some of the world’s highest net-worth international... Read more of this article

Appleby Celebrates 25 Years Supporting STAR

Appleby Celebrates 25 Years Supporting STAR

Appleby Bermuda marked its 25th year of support for local charity STAR [Supportive Therapy for persons with AIDS and their Relatives] during the holiday season. A spokesperson said, “Appleby has been supporting STAR charity during the holidays since 1998, supporting six families with food hampers, fruit baskets and gifts, with gift certificates... Read more of this article

Appleby Receives Recognition In Fintech Guide

Appleby Receives Recognition In Fintech Guide

Offshore law firm Appleby has received accolades in the 2024 edition of the Chambers and Partners FinTech Guide, showcasing its “exceptional ability to handle complex and sophisticated matters.” A spokesperson said, “Leading offshore law firm Appleby has an ‘exceptional ability to handle complex and sophisticated matters’, according... Read more of this article

Ligaya Sanchez-Wilson Called To The Bar

Ligaya Sanchez-Wilson Called To The Bar

Ligaya Sanchez-Wilson has been called to the Bermuda Bar, noting that she is ”thrilled to officially join the esteemed legal community of Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “Appleby is pleased to announce Associate Ligaya Sanchez-Wilson was called to the Bermuda Bar on 20 October, 2023 before Chief Justice Narinder Hargun. “Ligaya,... Read more of this article

Appleby Law Firm Attains Top-Tier Rankings

Appleby Law Firm Attains Top-Tier Rankings

Appleby attained top-tier rankings across all six practice categories: Banking, Finance & Capital Markets; Corporate & Commercial; Dispute Resolution; Insurance/Reinsurance; Regulatory & Compliance; Trusts/Private Client. A spokesperson said, “Appleby continues to be the only firm in Bermuda ranked Tier 1 across all of these six practice... Read more of this article

Appleby To Sponsor 5th Annual Tech Summit

Appleby To Sponsor 5th Annual Tech Summit

Appleby said they are “pleased to be a Platinum sponsor of the fifth annual Bermuda Tech Summit taking place on 8–10 October 2023 at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club.” A spokesperson said, “Partner Duncan Card will be speaking at the conference which is centred around the theme ‘Building a Foundation for the Future’ and... Read more of this article

Jeffrey Blair Called To The Bermuda Bar

Jeffrey Blair Called To The Bermuda Bar

Appleby announced that Jeffrey Blair was called to the Bermuda Bar on September 29th before Puisne Judge Larry Mussenden. A spokesperson said, “Jeffrey completed the Legal Practice Course [LPC] with Masters and a Graduate Diploma in Law [GDL] at The University of Law. He holds both a Bachelor of Science [Hons] and Master of Science from University... Read more of this article

Appleby Welcome Milaun Perott & Ryley Tannock

Appleby Welcome Milaun Perott & Ryley Tannock

Appleby welcomed Milaun Perott and Ryley Tannock to its two-year legal trainee programme, noting that both are former recipients of the Appleby Legal Education Scholarship. A spokesperson said, “The two-year trainee programme which provides pupils with training across the firm’s Corporate, Dispute Resolution and Private Client & Trusts departments... Read more of this article

Appleby Welcome Dziubenko & Sanchez-Wilson

Appleby Welcome Dziubenko & Sanchez-Wilson

Law firm Appleby welcomes new Associates, Larissa Dziubenko and Ligaya Sanchez-Wilson, to its Bermuda office. A spokesperson said, “Larissa and Ligaya join Appleby’s top-ranked Corporate and Dispute Resolution departments, two of the largest practices on the island. “Larissa, an Associate in the Corporate department has a broad corporate... Read more of this article

Ryann Hollis Called To The Bermuda Bar

Ryann Hollis Called To The Bermuda Bar

Appleby announced that Ryann Hollis was called to the Bermuda Bar before Acting Chief Justice Shade Subair Williams. A spokesperson said, “Ryann completed the Legal Practice Course [LPC] with Masters and Graduate Diploma in Law [GDL], both with commendation, at The University of Law. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts [Hons] from the University of... Read more of this article