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Cindy Clarke Officially Sworn In As New Director

Cindy Clarke Officially Sworn In As New Director

The Governor officially appointed Cindy Clarke as Bermuda’s Director of Public Prosecutions at a swearing in ceremony at Government House today [Dec 4]. Government House posted the image below online and said, “This morning the Governor was pleased to appoint Ms Cindy Clarke as Bermuda’s Director of Public Prosecutions at a swearing in ceremony... Read more of this article

Larry Mussenden Sworn In As Puisne Judge

Larry Mussenden Sworn In As Puisne Judge

This afternoon [Dec 3] the Governor officially appointed Larry Mussenden as a Puisne Judge of the Supreme Court during a swearing in ceremony at Government House.Government House posted the image above online, and said, “This afternoon the Governor was pleased to appoint Mr Larry Mussenden as a Puisne Judge of the Supreme Court during a swearing... Read more of this article

Amber Farrington Called To The Bermuda Bar

Amber Farrington Called To The Bermuda Bar

Amber Farrington has been called to the Bermuda Bar, with a ceremony taking place on Friday. A spokesperson said, “Amber’s academic journey first began at the Bermuda High School for Girls where she was named runner-up Valedictorian in 2012. Next, she received advanced placement into the Bachelor of Arts programme at McGill University and graduated... Read more of this article

Cindy Clarke: Director Of Public Prosecutions

Cindy Clarke: Director Of Public Prosecutions

[Updated] Governor John Rankin announced that Cindy Clarke will be appointed as Bermuda’s Director of Public Prosecutions with effect from Friday, December 4th, 2020. The Governor said, “I am pleased to appoint Cindy Clarke as Bermuda’s next Director of Public Prosecutions. She will bring to the position a wealth of experience, including as Crown... Read more of this article

Solo Appoints Fiona Bada & Janine Ratteray

Solo Appoints Fiona Bada & Janine Ratteray

Solo Legal Ltd today announced the appointments of Fiona Bada and Janine Ratteray to its legal team as counsel.“Fiona joins the firm having previously worked in a number of offshore jurisdictions. She started her legal career in the British Virgin Islands and also worked in the Cayman Islands before joining the corporate department of a law... Read more of this article

Walkers Bermuda Welcome Malacia Madden

Walkers Bermuda Welcome Malacia Madden

Walkers Bermuda said they are pleased to welcome newly admitted associate Malacia Madden to its Corporate, Finance, Funds & Insurance practice group following the successful completion of her articles with the firm. Friends, family, colleagues and well-wishers attended the court ceremony in Hamilton on 13 November to watch Ms Madden be called to... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen To Move Offices In January 2021

Carey Olsen To Move Offices In January 2021

In celebration of its third anniversary, Carey Olsen Bermuda — which now employs more than 35 staff — announced its plans to move to a new office at the Rosebank Centre in January next year. A spokesperson said, “Carey Olsen Bermuda is delighted to be marking its third anniversary by announcing plans to move into new, larger premises... Read more of this article

Legal 500 Recognises 23 Appleby Lawyers

Legal 500 Recognises 23 Appleby Lawyers

Appleby has received top rankings in the 2021 Legal 500 Caribbean Guide, with 23 lawyers recognised, 17 specifically ranked in the ‘Leading Individuals’, ‘Next Generation Partners’, and ‘Rising Stars’ combined categories. A spokesperson said, “Leading offshore law firm Appleby has received top rankings in the 2021 Legal 500 Caribbean... Read more of this article

Legal 500 Recognition For Conyers Lawyers

Legal 500 Recognition For Conyers Lawyers

Conyers has received top-tier rankings from the Legal 500, with the firm maintaining several rankings in Corporate & Commercial and Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Dispute Resolution, Insurance/Reinsurance, and Trusts/Private Client. A spokesperson said, “Conyers has once again been recommended as top-tier in Bermuda, the British Virgin... Read more of this article

Legal 500 Recognition For Carey Olsen Lawyers

Legal 500 Recognition For Carey Olsen Lawyers

Carey Olsen Bermuda ‘stands out above its competitors’, according to the 2021 edition of Legal 500 Caribbean. A spokesperson said, “The firm, which was only launched at the end of 2017, is now ranked across six practice areas with six of its lawyers also gaining individual recognition. “A leading directory for the legal industry,... Read more of this article

Hailey Edwards Is Called To The Bermuda Bar

Hailey Edwards Is Called To The Bermuda Bar

Hailey Edwards has been called to the Bermuda Bar, with Ms Edwards saying she “feels exceptionally privileged to enter into Bermuda’s legal profession.” A spokesperson said, “Conyers is delighted to announce that Hailey Edwards has been called to the Bermuda Bar. The ceremony took place on Friday 6 November before Chief Justice Narinder... Read more of this article

Amber Wilson Is Called To The Bermuda Bar

Amber Wilson Is Called To The Bermuda Bar

Conyers associate Amber Wilson has been called to the Bermuda Bar, with a ceremony taking place on October 30. A spokesperson said, “Conyers is pleased to announce Amber Wilson as the latest associate in our corporate practice to be called to the Bermuda Bar. The ceremony took place on Friday 30 October before the Hon. Justice Nicole Stoneham... Read more of this article

Bermuda Bar Council Officers & Members

Bermuda Bar Council Officers & Members

At the Annual General Meeting of the Association held today [Oct 30] provided for by section 5[1] of the Bermuda Bar Act 1974, the membership elected a Bar Council and Officers of the Association for the ensuing year as follows: Officers:President Elizabeth Christopher Vice President Cindy E. Clarke Honorary Secretary George N.H. JonesMembers:Kehinde... Read more of this article