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Conyers Donates $52,000 To Food Programmes

Conyers Donates $52,000 To Food Programmes

In the run up to Christmas, Conyers said they are “pleased to gift $52,000 to support food programmes run by four Bermuda churches.” “The donation includes $40,000 from the firm as the balance of its $100,000 pledge, made in March, to assist the vulnerable members in our community who are negatively impacted by Covid-19,” a spokesperson... 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

Conyers ‘Covid Gap Year’ Student Interns

Conyers ‘Covid Gap Year’ Student Interns

Conyers announced the five students who have been selected to be a part of its ‘Gap Year Student’ Internship Programme; Iannah Caines, Cree Dunn, Spencer Johnson, Micah Richardson, and Jesse Washington joined Conyers in October. The firm decided to offer the student internship programme as a way to assist recent high school graduates or university... 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

Aleisha Hollis Called To The Bermuda Bar

Aleisha Hollis Called To The Bermuda Bar

Aleisha Hollis has been called to the Bermuda Bar, with the ceremony taking place on Friday October 16th before Chief Justice Narinder Hargun. Ms. Hollis is an Associate in the Corporate Practice at Conyers. She started her pupillage with Conyers in September 2019, having worked at the firm as a legal intern in 2017 and 2018 in the Corporate and Private... Read more of this article

Conyers Launches Student ‘Gap Year’ Internship

Conyers Launches Student ‘Gap Year’ Internship

Conyers announced the launch of the Student ‘Gap Year’ Internship, a 6-8 month paid programme to support students who have put their studies on hold as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. A spokesperson said, “The Student Gap Year Internship is a 6-8 month paid programme to support high-potential, recent graduates from our local senior schools,... Read more of this article

Conyers Donates $15K To GSP School Campaign

Conyers Donates $15K To GSP School Campaign

Conyers has donated $15,000 in support of the Each One Reach One Back to School Campaign run by the Gina Spence Productions charity. The campaign aims to assist families in need to purchase school uniforms in preparation for the school year. More than a dozen Conyers employees have also volunteered to help distribute the gift cards used to buy uniforms... Read more of this article

Conyers Advises Sirius In Third Point Deal

Conyers Advises Sirius In Third Point Deal

Conyers advised Sirius International Insurance Group as part of its definitive agreement to combine with ThirdPoint Reinsurance Ltd. A spokesperson said, “Conyers has advised Sirius International Insurance Group [SG] as part of its definitive agreement to combine in a cash and stock transaction with ThirdPoint Reinsurance Ltd. [TPRE]. “Expected... Read more of this article

Conyers Announces 2020 Legal Award Recipients

Conyers Announces 2020 Legal Award Recipients

Conyers has selected eight students as recipients of Legal Awards in 2020, with the company noting that “including renewed funding for some past recipients, the firm is awarding over $200,000 in 2020 to support Bermudian students with their legal education.”“The three top applicants — Kristin Dill, Anthony Howell and Dé-Aun Lodge... Read more of this article

Conyers Receives High Recognition

Conyers Receives High Recognition

Conyers’ Bermuda Private Client & Trust practice has been recognized in Chambers & Partners’ High Net Worth Guide 2020 with a Band 1 ranking. A spokesperson said, “Conyers continues to be the only firm ranked Band 1 in Bermuda for Offshore Trusts and is described as ‘the dominant firm’ on the island. One market insider notes: ‘You... Read more of this article

Conyers Advises Digicel On Debt Restructuring

Conyers Advises Digicel On Debt Restructuring

Conyers advised Digicel on Bermuda aspects of the tender offers as well as being main counsel for the scheme of arrangements under section 99 of the Companies Act 1981 of Bermuda A spokesperson said, “Digicel, a leading communications and entertainment provider in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific, announced that it has substantially... Read more of this article

Column: Commercial Rental Leases & Covid-19

Column: Commercial Rental Leases & Covid-19

[Written by Francesca Fox and Oliver Goodwin. Conyers] Covid-19 has clearly had a huge impact on both landlords and tenants of commercial premises. In this article we aim to deal with queries that both landlords and tenants may have in respect of their obligations and liabilities under their leases and related insurance claims. This is intended as general... Read more of this article