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Justin Lafferty Joins Appleby Bermuda

Justin Lafferty Joins Appleby Bermuda

Appleby Bermuda has welcomed Justin Lafferty to its “growing and specialised Dispute Resolution team.” A spokesperson said, “Before joining Appleby in Bermuda, Justin practiced at a leading national firm in Canada where he gained experience in a range of complex commercial disputes and worked on several high-profile cases. “His experience... Read more of this article

Duncan Card Joins Appleby As Partner

Duncan Card Joins Appleby As Partner

Appleby announced that Bermudian Duncan Card has joined the firm’s Bermuda office as Partner. A spokesperson said, “Appleby is delighted to announce Bermudian Duncan Card, a leading commercial lawyer that was based in Canada, joined the firm’s Bermuda office as Partner, effective 1 April 2022. “Duncan joins Appleby from an internationally-recognised... Read more of this article

Ojeda Smith Joins Appleby Trainee Programme

Ojeda Smith Joins Appleby Trainee Programme

Appleby has welcomed Ojeda Smith to its legal trainee programme. A spokesperson said, “Ojeda, who was called to the Bermuda Bar in November 2021, begins her first seat with Appleby in its Insurance department.” “Prior to joining Appleby, Ojeda worked in the corporate and litigation departments at another law firm, and gained in-house legal... Read more of this article

Appleby Supports Week-Long Tech Summit

Appleby Supports Week-Long Tech Summit

Appleby Bermuda is sponsoring the week-long International Tech Summit which will be taking place in Bermuda on March 7th-11th. A spokesperson said, “The Tech Summit which is presented by Penrose Partners will bring together leaders, regulators and innovators both virtually and in-person to explore the latest developments in digital assets and blockchain... Read more of this article

Appleby Announces Sponsorship & Speakers

Appleby Announces Sponsorship & Speakers

Appleby announced its support and speakers for the first-ever Bermuda Risk Summit 2022 taking place on 14-16 March at Hamilton Princess Hotel. A spokesperson said, “Appleby is a gold sponsor of the Bermuda Risk Summit which is presented by the Bermuda Business Development Agency. The event will welcome leading risk specialists for thought leadership... Read more of this article

Appleby Hires James Batten & Melinda Mayne

Appleby Hires James Batten & Melinda Mayne

Appleby is welcoming James Batten and Melinda Mayne to its growing Bermuda office. A spokesperson said, “Appleby is delighted to welcome two new associates, James Batten and Melinda Mayne, to its growing Bermuda office. “James is an associate in Appleby’s Dispute Resolution department. He is an experienced advocate and litigator. Before moving... Read more of this article

Appleby Makes Holiday Donation To STAR

Appleby Makes Holiday Donation To STAR

Appleby’s Bermuda office delivered holiday donations to local charity STAR [Supportive Therapy for Aids Persons and their Relatives]. This marks Appleby’s 23rd year supporting STAR families during the holiday season.Appleby participates annually in STAR’s Christmas Donation Drive by supporting six families with holiday food hampers, fruit baskets,... Read more of this article

Appleby Top Ranked Firm For Offshore FinTech

Appleby Top Ranked Firm For Offshore FinTech

Appleby has again been ranked Band 1 by Chambers and Partners in its global survey for Offshore FinTech. A spokesperson said, “Chambers highlighted the strength of Appleby’s global offering in this sector through its dedicated and multidisciplinary Technology and Innovation Group. “The Group, which was formed in 2017, was recognised as having... 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

Appleby Top Ranked In Six Practice Areas

Appleby Top Ranked In Six Practice Areas

Appleby has received top rankings in the 2022 Legal 500 Caribbean Guide. A spokesperson said, “Legal 500, one of the leading international legal directories has been analysing the capabilities of law firms across the world for over 40 years. The rankings are based on feedback from 250,000 in-house peers, client feedback and independent assessment... 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

Zantae Dill Is Called To The Bermuda Bar

Zantae Dill Is Called To The Bermuda Bar

Appleby has announced that Zantae Dill was called to the Bermuda Bar on October 15 before Chief Justice Narinder Hargun. A spokesperson said, “Appleby is delighted to announce that Zantae Dill was called to the Bermuda Bar on Friday 15 October before Chief Justice Narinder Hargun. “Zantae received her Bachelor of Law and Psychology from the University... Read more of this article