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Carey Olsen Excels In Chambers Global 2024

Carey Olsen Excels In Chambers Global 2024

Carey Olsen offices in Bermuda, BVI, and Cayman Islands received top rankings in the Chambers Global 2024 Guide, with 18 individual experts recognized across eight practice areas. A spokesperson said, “Carey Olsen Bermuda, British Virgin Islands [BVI] and Cayman Islands have all achieved impressive rankings this year in the Chambers Global 2024... 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

Conyers Recognized In 2024 Chambers Guide

Conyers Recognized In 2024 Chambers Guide

Conyers’ key Bermuda legal practices have again been recognised as market-leading in Bermuda by law firm directory Chambers and Partners in its newly released Global Guide 2024, having once again secured Band 1 rankings across three key practice areas: Corporate & Finance, Insurance, and Dispute Resolution. A spokesperson said, “Conyers’... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen Ranked Well In Chambers Guide

Carey Olsen Ranked Well In Chambers Guide

Carey Olsen was recognized as a leading Bermuda-based law firm in the Chambers Global 2024 guide. A spokesperson said, “Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited has been recognised as a leading Bermuda law firm in the newly released Chambers Global 2024 guide, with a promotion to Band 1 for Dispute Resolution and sustained Band 2 rankings for its Corporate... Read more of this article

Chief Justice Larry Mussenden Sworn-In

Chief Justice Larry Mussenden Sworn-In

Chief Justice Larry Mussenden was officially sworn in as the new Chief Justice of Bermuda today [Feb 8] at Government House. Speaking at the event, he said, “Your Excellency, Honourable Premier, Deputy Governor, Leader of the Opposition, Hon. Judges of the Supreme Court, my Family, Distinguished Guests.. Good afternoon, boa tarde, bonjour, hola,... 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

Minister Condemns Violence Outside Courts

Minister Condemns Violence Outside Courts

Minister of National Security Michael Weeks has ”condemned the acts of violence which took place outside of the Supreme Court recently.” Minister Weeks said, “Several incidences of anti-social behaviour occurred last week outside of our court buildings. These acts of violence involved assaulting and harassing court officers who were carrying... Read more of this article

Mahogany Bean To Join Carey Olsen Hong Kong

Mahogany Bean To Join Carey Olsen Hong Kong

Bermudian lawyer Mahogany Bean will be seconded to Carey Olsen’s Hong Kong office later this month to work alongside Hong Kong partner Matthew Watson. A spokesperson said, “Mahogany, a Bermudian, successfully completed her pupillage with Carey Olsen and was called to the Bermuda Bar in April 2022. She has developed a broad practice within... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen’s Steven Rees Davies Recognized

Carey Olsen’s Steven Rees Davies Recognized

Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited partner Steven Rees Davies has been recognised as one of Bermuda’s leading practitioners in FinTech and blockchain by Who’s Who Legal. A spokesperson said, “Who’s Who Legal has featured Steven in its 2023 FinTech and Blockchain Report, which recognises leading FinTech and blockchain legal practitioners... 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

Carey Olsen Ranks Top 30 In 2023 GRR

Carey Olsen Ranks Top 30 In 2023 GRR

Carey Olsen has been ranked in the top 30 in the 2023 edition of Global Restructuring Review’s [GRR] 100, an independent guide ranking the world’s leading law firms specialising in cross-border restructuring and insolvency matters. A spokesperson said, “The ranking marks a notable advancement from the firm’s top 40 standing in... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen Recognized In Fintech Guide

Carey Olsen Recognized In Fintech Guide

Carey Olsen’s FinTech practice has achieved a standout five Band 1 rankings in the Chambers FinTech 2024 guide. A spokesperson said, “The firm’s Bermuda and Jersey FinTech practices were both ranked in Band 1, with partners Steven Rees Davies [Bermuda], Chris Duncan [Cayman Islands] and Chris Griffin [Jersey] also achieving Band 1... 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

Ryan Robinson Perinchief Called To The Bar

Ryan Robinson Perinchief Called To The Bar

Ryan Robinson Perinchief has been called to the Bermuda Bar, noting that he “entered this field not solely as an aspiring lawyer but as an advocate” and is “driven by a passion for justice” and a “sense of duty to empower people and communities.” Mr Perinchief, well known in the community for his work with the Future... 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