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Harneys Hires Litigation Lawyer Henry Tucker

Harneys Hires Litigation Lawyer Henry Tucker

Harneys announced the hire of litigation lawyer Henry Tucker at its Bermuda office, saying his practice encompasses all aspects of offshore commercial and civil litigation. He specialises in arbitration, insolvency and restructuring, and acting for high-net worth individuals in connection with cross-border trust and commercial disputes. The company... Read more of this article

Harneys Hires Burrows As Financial Controller

Harneys Hires Burrows As Financial Controller

Harneys announced that the hire of Aaron Burrows [pictured] in its Bermuda office as it continues to grow on the island. Mr Burrows, a Bermudian, joins Harneys from KPMG, where he most recently held the position of Senior Manager in the firm’s Advisory Group. Over a nearly 12 year career with KPMG in both audit and advisory, Mr Burrows has experience... Read more of this article

BSX Announce New Listing Sponsor: Harneys

BSX Announce New Listing Sponsor: Harneys

The Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX] announced that Harneys Corporate Services [Bermuda] Limited has joined the BSX as a Listing Sponsor, effective 4 July, 2016. In making the announcement, Greg Wojciechowski, BSX President & CEO stated, “We are delighted to welcome Harneys Corporate Services [Bermuda] Limited to the Bermuda Stock Exchange. “What... Read more of this article

Harneys Named Offshore Law Firm Of The Year

Harneys Named Offshore Law Firm Of The Year

International offshore law firm Harneys has been named Offshore Law Firm of the Year by The Lawyer, announced on June 29th. The awards recognise firms for outstanding legal excellence, market-leading strategy and commercial strength. The award follows a year of strong growth for Harneys. The firm has hired lawyers across all of its global practices,... Read more of this article

Harneys Shortlisted For ‘Legal Team Of Year’

Harneys Shortlisted For ‘Legal Team Of Year’

Harneys has been named as an ‘International Legal Team of the Year’ finalist for the STEP Private Client Awards 2016/17, which celebrate quality and excellence within the private client industry. Harneys is the only offshore law firm to be shortlisted in this category, which recognises leaders in the provision of global, cross-border legal advice... Read more of this article

Harneys: Best Offshore Law Firm Client Service

Harneys: Best Offshore Law Firm Client Service

Leading international offshore law firm Harneys has been named Best Offshore Law Firm – Client Service at the HFM European Hedge Fund Services Awards announced on 21 April 2016. The awards recognise firms that have provided leading client service, innovation and expertise in financial services. The awards follow a year of increased activity from... Read more of this article

Harneys Promotes Bermuda Practice In Asia

Harneys Promotes Bermuda Practice In Asia

This week, Harneys hosted several events in Asia in order to promote the launch of its Bermuda practice, with Sarah-Jane Hurrion, Managing Partner of Harneys Bermuda, Michael Burns, Head of Corporate and Fiduciary, and Stuart Old, Director, delivering seminars in Hong Kong covering the island’s role in the international economy and its global... Read more of this article

Lawyer Michael Skrbic Joins Harneys Firm

Lawyer Michael Skrbic Joins Harneys Firm

Harneys announced that global corporate and insurance lawyer Michael Skrbic has joined as Counsel in its Bermuda office, effective 4 April 2016. Mr. Skrbic has over 25 years’ experience in insurance and banking law gained in London, Hong Kong and Bermuda. He has held senior positions at major insurers including ACE Group and Zurich Financial Services;... Read more of this article

Lilla Zuill Takes Up Hong Kong Secondment

Lilla Zuill Takes Up Hong Kong Secondment

Harneys announced that Bermudian lawyer Lilla Zuill has joined the firm’s Hong Kong office on a one year secondment, as it strengthens business between Bermuda and Asia, and builds on business opportunities emanating from Asia. Ms Zuill specialises in commercial litigation and insolvency, advising clients on disputes, bankruptcy and insolvency matters.... Read more of this article

Harneys Pledge Financial Support For Ag Show

Harneys Pledge Financial Support For Ag Show

Harneys Bermuda has pledged its financial support to the upcoming Agricultural Show, which is set to take place at the Botanical Gardens from April 14 – 16, 2016. “The AG Show Ltd - registered charity number 968 was established in Bermuda last year as a not for profit company limited by guarantee,” the event organisers said. “This... Read more of this article

Harneys Fiduciary Services Hires Kim Armstrong

Harneys Fiduciary Services Hires Kim Armstrong

Harneys said they are “pleased to announce further growth in Bermuda with the hire of Bermudian Kim Armstrong to its Bermuda Fiduciary Services group.” Ms Armstrong is a Senior Corporate Administrator with 16 years of experience in the corporate services industry. She specialises in incorporation, administration of Bermuda Exempted mutual... Read more of this article

Harneys Adds Five Lawyers To Bermuda Practice

Harneys Adds Five Lawyers To Bermuda Practice

Harneys announced the addition of five lawyers to its growing Bermuda practice, with Jayson Wood, Tim Frith and Matthew Watson joining Harneys’ litigation and insolvency practice, while the firm has hired Andrea Moniz-DeSousa and Alsha Wilson in its corporate practice. Since opening in Bermuda just over three months ago, Harneys has continued to recruit... Read more of this article

Column: Firms A ‘Watershed For Our Jurisdiction’

Column: Firms A ‘Watershed For Our Jurisdiction’

[Opinion column written by Bermuda Business Development Agency CEO Ross Webber] Recent moves by leading global law firms to set up offices in Bermuda mark something of a watershed for our jurisdiction. Bermuda has been renowned for its strength and depth with regard to quality lawyers—however, it has not always been heralded for its variety of choice.... Read more of this article