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Claire Van Overdijk Joins Carey Olsen As Counsel

Claire Van Overdijk Joins Carey Olsen As Counsel

Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited announced that Claire van Overdijk has joined as counsel in the firm’s dispute resolution and litigation team. A spokesperson said, “Highly regarded private client and public law English barrister Claire van Overdijk has joined Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited as counsel in the firm’s dispute resolution and litigation... Read more of this article

Mahogany Bean Earns Training Contract

Mahogany Bean Earns Training Contract

Aspiring Bermudian lawyer Mahogany Bean has become the latest recipient of a training contract with Carey Olsen Bermuda through the firm’s pupillage programme. A spokesperson said, “A former student at The Berkeley Institute, Mahogany has obtained her LLM [Barristers] and was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2019, having previously... Read more of this article

Reid Orchard Joins MJM’s Trainee Programme

Reid Orchard Joins MJM’s Trainee Programme

Law firm MJM Limited announced that Reid Orchard has joined its legal training programme. He earned an undergraduate degree in Law [Hons], with business from Plymouth University in 2020, and earlier this year he completed a postgraduate degree, the Legal Practice Course, with Distinction while studying at BPP Law school in Bristol. Mr Orchard said,... Read more of this article

MJM’s Rana-Fahy Ranked Band 2 By Chambers

MJM’s Rana-Fahy Ranked Band 2 By Chambers

Fozeia Rana-Fahy of law firm MJM Limited has been individually ranked Band 2 in the Chambers and Partners’ High Net Worth Guide for 2021. A spokesperson said, “Fozeia Rana-Fahy of law firm MJM Limited has been individually ranked Band 2 in the Chambers and Partners’ High Net Worth Guide for 2021. The reputable guide, which is based on independent... 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, “Partner and Group Head of Appleby’s Private Client & Trusts practice, Carlos de Serpa Pimentel, achieved the highest Band... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen Ranked In Chambers Band 1

Carey Olsen Ranked In Chambers Band 1

Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited has been ranked in Band 1 for its trusts and private wealth practice in the latest edition of the Chambers and Partners High Net Worth [HNW] guide. A spokesperson said, “Just over three years after it opened its doors for business, Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited has been ranked in Band 1 for its trusts and private wealth... Read more of this article

Conyers Receives High Rankings In Chambers

Conyers Receives High Rankings In Chambers

Conyers’ Bermuda and Cayman Islands Private Client & Trust practices have been recognised in Chambers and Partners’ High Net Worth Guide 2021, with Band 1 and Band 2 rankings, respectively. A spokesperson said, “Conyers continues to be ranked Band 1 in Bermuda for Offshore Trusts and is described as ‘the force to be reckoned with in... Read more of this article

George Jones Elected As Bermuda Bar President

George Jones Elected As Bermuda Bar President

George Jones elected as President of the Bermuda Bar Association during the the Annual General Meeting of the Association. A spokesperson said, “At the Annual General Meeting of the Association held today Friday 9 July 2021 provided for by section 5[1] of the Bermuda Bar Act 1974, the membership elected as Bar Council and Officers of the Association... Read more of this article

Tuckett & Tannock Earn Walkers Scholarships

Tuckett & Tannock Earn Walkers Scholarships

McKenzie-Kohl Tuckett and Ryley Tannock earned legal scholarships from Walkers, while Padraic O’Shaughnessy and Caitlin Hyland will be interning with the firm. A spokesperson said, “Four young Bermudians pursuing a future in the legal profession are being supported in their career aspirations by local law firm Walkers. “McKenzie-Kohl Tuckett... Read more of this article

BeesMont Law Promotes Simon Davis To Partner

BeesMont Law Promotes Simon Davis To Partner

BeesMont Law today [June 24] announced the promotion of Simon Davis to Partner at the firm. A spokesperson said, “BeesMont Law, an award-winning leading law firm on the island, today announced its further development and growth with the promotion of Simon Davis to Partner at the firm. “Since joining the team in April 2015, Mr. Davis has... Read more of this article

Anthony Swan Completes Law Degree

Anthony Swan Completes Law Degree

Anthony Swan is continuing his impressive transition, having recently completed his law degree at the University of Buckingham, with the Bermudian saying he hopes his “journey can inspire someone to pursue their dreams despite any obstacles that appear to be in their way.” The first time we ever reported on Mr Swan he was appearing in court,... Read more of this article

Steven Rees Davies To Join Carey Olsen

Steven Rees Davies To Join Carey Olsen

Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited announced that Steven Rees Davies will join their corporate practice as a partner. A spokesperson said, “Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited is pleased to announce that Steven Rees Davies is to join its corporate practice as partner. “A specialist in fintech and the digital assets sector, Steven will join Carey Olsen... Read more of this article

Conyers Promotes Five Lawyers In Bermuda

Conyers Promotes Five Lawyers In Bermuda

Conyers announced the promotion of Anna Bruce-Smith, Jacqueline King, Edward Rance and Rhys Williams to Director, and Nicola Bruce to Counsel. “We are delighted to announce the promotion of these five talented individuals and congratulate them on their success,” said Christian Luthi, Chairman. “Each of these lawyers has demonstrated expertise... Read more of this article