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Walkers Law Firm Earn Two Tier 1 Rankings

Walkers Law Firm Earn Two Tier 1 Rankings

Walkers said they are “delighted to have been the only offshore law firm awarded with two Tier 1 rankings for their Regulatory and Risk Advisory practices in the Legal 500 Caribbean guide 2022 for both Bermuda and the Cayman Islands.” A spokesperson said “The practice continues to grow, with a number of new hires starting in the New Year. A... Read more of this article

Stephanie Bernard Joins Carey Olsen As Counsel

Stephanie Bernard Joins Carey Olsen As Counsel

Trusts and private wealth lawyer Stephanie Bernard has joined Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited as counsel. A spokesperson said, “Stephanie has extensive and in-depth experience advising individuals, fiduciaries and companies on all aspects of Bermuda trust law, including international and local estate planning arrangements, wealth management structures,... Read more of this article

Appleby Hires Katie Blundy & Carl Meyer

Appleby Hires Katie Blundy & Carl Meyer

Appleby has welcomed Katie Blundy and Carl Meyer to its Bermuda office. A spokesperson said, “Katie Blundy is an Associate in the Corporate department. She practices in all areas of corporate and commercial law, including capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, public offerings, private placements and corporate finance. Prior to joining Appleby,... Read more of this article

Walkers Bermuda Maintains Tier 2 Ranking

Walkers Bermuda Maintains Tier 2 Ranking

Walkers’ Corporate, Finance, Funds & Insurance practice group in Bermuda “has maintained its stance as a leader in the jurisdiction with the announcement of its Tier 2 ranking in the recently released IFLR 1000 legal directory.” A spokesperson said, “Four lawyers in the firm’s Bermuda office were also acknowledged for their... Read more of this article

Terry-Lynn Griffiths Called To The Bar

Terry-Lynn Griffiths Called To The Bar

Terry-Lynn Griffiths was called to the Bar at a ceremony held at the Supreme Court before Puisne Judge Larry Mussenden. Brian Myrie, Crown Counsel for the Attorney General’s Chambers moved the application and informed the Court that Ms. Griffiths is a former student of the Berkeley Institute. She obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Management and Organizational... Read more of this article

Conyers Recognised As Tier 1 By IFLR1000

Conyers Recognised As Tier 1 By IFLR1000

Conyers’ Bermuda corporate and finance practice has been recognised as Tier 1 in the 2022 edition of IFLR1000, alongside nine lawyers. The firm’s practices in BVI, Cayman and Hong Kong were all ranked, alongside 18 lawyers. Conyers’ Chairman Christian Luthi said, “We are delighted to be recognised by IFLR1000 as a leading financial and corporate... Read more of this article

MJM Limited Welcomes Dan Griffin

MJM Limited Welcomes Dan Griffin

 MJM Limited has welcomed Dan Griffin to the firm’s Dispute Resolution team as an Associate. A spokesperson said, “Internationally recognized law firm, MJM Limited, is pleased to welcome Dan Griffin to the firm’s Dispute Resolution team as an Associate. “Dan qualified in England and Wales in 2015. Prior to joining MJM, he practiced as a commercial... Read more of this article

MJM Internationally Recognised By Legal 500

MJM Internationally Recognised By Legal 500

MJM Limited announced that international law firm rating agency, The Legal 500 has once again recognized its Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Corporate and Commercial, Dispute Resolution and Real Estate teams. A spokesperson said, “Directors, Jennifer Haworth [Head of the Dispute Resolution Team] and Jeremy Leese [Head of the Corporate Team]... Read more of this article

Walkers Top Ranked In Legal 500 Guide

Walkers Top Ranked In Legal 500 Guide

Walkers announced that its Bermuda office has been ranked in Tier 1 or Tier 2 for all of its five practice areas in the Legal 500 Caribbean Guide 2022. A spokesperson said, “Walkers is pleased to announce that its Bermuda office has been ranked in Tier 1 or Tier 2 for all of its five practice areas in the Legal 500 Caribbean Guide 2022. Described... Read more of this article

Conyers Earns Legal 500 Top-Tier Rankings

Conyers Earns Legal 500 Top-Tier Rankings

Conyers has been recognised as a top-tier firm by The Legal 500, a directory that recommends some of the most capable international law firms. A spokesperson said, “Conyers has been ranked as top-tier in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands. The firm’s Bermuda practice has maintained rankings in several practice areas, including,... Read more of this article

High Praise For Carey Olsen In Legal 500

High Praise For Carey Olsen In Legal 500

Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited has been recognised as going ‘above and beyond to understand their clients’ businesses’ and in offering them ‘first-class client care’, according to the 2022 edition of Legal 500 Caribbean. A spokesperson said, “The firm is easily the most improved firm in Bermuda, increasing its rankings in... Read more of this article

Creary & Wilkinson Join Appleby Programme

Creary & Wilkinson Join Appleby Programme

Appleby has welcomed Karim Creary and Kiara Wilkinson to its two-year legal trainee programme, which involves “completing four, six-month seats in various practice groups including the Corporate, Dispute Resolution and Private Client & Trusts departments.” A spokesperson said, “Trainees are called to the Bermuda Bar halfway through... Read more of this article

Arielle DeSilva Is Called To The Bemuda Bar

Arielle DeSilva Is Called To The Bemuda Bar

Appleby announced that Arielle DeSilva was called to the Bermuda Bar today before Puisne Judge of the Supreme Court of Bermuda Larry Mussenden. A spokesperson said, “Arielle, a Trainee in Appleby’s 2-year Bermuda legal trainee programme obtained a Bachelor of Arts [Hons.] in Drama and Theatre studies from the University of Kent in 2015. After... Read more of this article