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Appleby Hires 2 New Lawyers, Promotes Trainee

Appleby Hires 2 New Lawyers, Promotes Trainee

Appleby has welcomed Khiyara Krige and Riley O’Brien to the Bermuda team, and congratulated “Bermudian Luisa Olander on successfully completing the Appleby two-year legal trainee programme and moving on to the next phase of her legal career as an Associate.” A spokesperson said, “Khiyara Krige is a Senior Associate in the Dispute Resolution... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen Shortlisted: Offshore Firm Of Year

Carey Olsen Shortlisted: Offshore Firm Of Year

Carey Olsen has been shortlisted for Offshore Firm of the Year at the annual Chambers High Net Worth Awards. A spokesperson said, “Carey Olsen has once again been shortlisted for Offshore Firm of the Year at the annual Chambers High Net Worth Awards, having won the same category last year. “Finalists for the awards, which celebrate legal... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen Promotes Michelle Falcucci

Carey Olsen Promotes Michelle Falcucci

Carey Olsen Bermuda announced that has promoted Bermudian corporate lawyer Michelle Falcucci to senior associate, with effect from 1 July 2020. A spokesperson said, “Michelle has been a member of the corporate team at Carey Olsen Bermuda since June 2019. She advises on all aspects of Bermuda corporate and commercial law, with a particular focus... Read more of this article

Appleby Receives High Rankings In Chambers

Appleby Receives High Rankings In Chambers

Lawyers from Appleby’s Bermuda, Cayman Islands and Jersey Private Client & Trusts practices have received high rankings in the recently released 2021 High Net Worth Guide by Chambers Global. A spokesperson said, “Out of the five lawyers ranked, Partner and Group Head of Appleby’s Private Client & Trusts practice, Carlos de Serpa Pimentel,... Read more of this article

MJM Hires Allan Doughty As Senior Counsel

MJM Hires Allan Doughty As Senior Counsel

Law firm MJM Limited announced the addition of Allan Doughty to the firm’s Dispute Resolution team as Senior Counsel. A spokesperson said, “Mr Doughty first qualified in Nova Scotia, Canada in 2002 before returning home to Bermuda in 2004, when he was called to the Bermuda Bar. “Allan is a seasoned litigator having appeared before numerous... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen Appoints Sheba Raza In London

Carey Olsen Appoints Sheba Raza In London

Carey Olsen announced the appointment of experienced corporate lawyer Sheba Raza to its London office. A spokesperson said, “Leading offshore law firm Carey Olsen has added Bermuda law capabilities to its London office with the appointment of experienced corporate lawyer Sheba Raza.“Sheba, who joins the firm as counsel after 13 years in... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen Advise Hiscox On LSE Capital Raise

Carey Olsen Advise Hiscox On LSE Capital Raise

Lawyers from Carey Olsen’s corporate team have advised international specialist insurer Hiscox on its non-pre-emptive placing of new ordinary shares on the London Stock Exchange [LSE]. In conjunction with the placing, certain directors and senior management subscribed for new ordinary shares and together with the placing raised gross proceeds... Read more of this article

Law Firm Kennedys Joins BILTIR Organisation

Law Firm Kennedys Joins BILTIR Organisation

Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers [BILTIR] has announced that law firm Kennedys has joined the association. Kennedys becomes the 62nd company to join BILTIR, which represents the island’s insurance, reinsurance and servicing companies who provide life and annuity products. BILTIR Executive Director Ronnie Klein and Kennedys Partner... Read more of this article

Delroy Duncan Attends Royal Courts Of Justice

Delroy Duncan Attends Royal Courts Of Justice

After obtaining the prestigious Queen’s Counsel [QC] designation, Delroy Duncan — together with the other successful applicants for QC — appeared in the Lord Chief Justice’s Court at the Royal Courts of Justice in a formal ceremony before Lord Burnett Lord Chief Justice Of England and Wales and Sir Terence Etherton Master of the Rolls... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen Wins China Business Law Award

Carey Olsen Wins China Business Law Award

Carey Olsen has won an international firm of the year award in the Restructuring and Insolvency category at the 2020 China Business Law Awards. A spokesperson said, “Carey Olsen Bermuda’s lead role in a cross-border matter has played a key part in Carey Olsen winning an international firm of the year award in the Restructuring and Insolvency... Read more of this article

Keith Robinson Elected As ACTEC Fellow

Keith Robinson Elected As ACTEC Fellow

Carey Olsen Bermuda partner Keith Robinson has been elected as a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel [ACTEC]. A spokesperson said, “ACTEC is considered the premier trusts and estates lawyer organisation in the United States, with Fellows in all 50 states as well as from 16 other jurisdictions globally. “ACTEC, which... Read more of this article

Appleby Hires Kit Cunningham & John Small

Appleby Hires Kit Cunningham & John Small

Appleby Bermuda has welcomed Kit Cunningham and John Small to its Corporate department. Mr. Cunningham is an associate in Appleby’s Bermuda office practicing in all areas of corporate and commercial law, including finance, insurance, public and private M&A, digital asset business and technology, intellectual property, and aviation. He was called... Read more of this article

Fox, Macdonald, Panchaud & Millett Promoted

Fox, Macdonald, Panchaud & Millett Promoted

Conyers announced the promotion of Francesca Fox, Alexandra Macdonald and Jennifer Panchaud to Director, and Cynthia Millett to Counsel in the Bermuda office. “We congratulate these four talented Bermudian lawyers on their well-deserved promotions, which reflect the faith that both clients and the firm have in them,” said Christian Luthi, Chairman. “Francesca,... Read more of this article