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Carey Olsen Appoints Honor Desmond-Tetlow

Carey Olsen Appoints Honor Desmond-Tetlow

Carey Olsen Bermuda announced the appointment of Honor Desmond-Tetlow as a senior consultant within its private client & dispute resolution teams. A spokesperson said, “Carey Olsen Bermuda has appointed family law expert Honor Desmond-Tetlow as a senior consultant within its private client and dispute resolution teams.“Honor, who advises... 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

Marcus Symonds Earns Training Contract

Marcus Symonds Earns Training Contract

Carey Olsen announced that Bermudian lawyer Marcus Symonds has become the first recipient of a pupillage training contract. A spokesperson said, “Budding Bermudian lawyer Marcus Symonds has become the first recipient of a pupillage training contract with Carey Olsen Bermuda through the firm’s new pupillage programme. “A former Warwick... Read more of this article

Three Join Appleby Bermuda Trainee Programme

Three Join Appleby Bermuda Trainee Programme

Three Bermudians — Arielle DeSilva, Zantae Dill, and Kaisha Wilson — have joined the Appleby legal trainee programme. A spokesperson said, “Appleby would like to welcome Arielle DeSilva, Zantae Dill and Kaisha Wilson to the Appleby legal trainee programme. “The two-year trainee programme involves being called to the Bermuda Bar and completing... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen Named Best Offshore Law Firm

Carey Olsen Named Best Offshore Law Firm

For the second successive year, Carey Olsen has been named Offshore Firm of the Year at the Chambers High Net Worth Awards. A spokesperson said, “Carey Olsen has been named Offshore Firm of the Year for the second successive year at the highly respected Chambers High Net Worth Awards. “Winners of the awards, which celebrate legal excellence... Read more of this article

Four Newly Qualified Fellow Arbitrators

Four Newly Qualified Fellow Arbitrators

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Bermuda announced four newly qualified Fellow Arbitrators — Charlene Scott, Georgia Marshall, Matthew Mason and Christina Herrero — bringing Bermuda’s total number up to thirteen. A spokesperson said, “Chair Ben Adamson is pleased to introduce four newly qualified ‘Fellow’ Arbitrators to... Read more of this article

Appleby Offices Recognised In IFLR1000 Guide

Appleby Offices Recognised In IFLR1000 Guide

Appleby’s offices in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Jersey, Mauritius and the Seychelles, have all achieved either a Tier 1 or Tier 2 ranking in the 2020 IFLR1000 guide. A spokesperson said, “Nine of Appleby’s offices have achieved Tier 1 and Tier 2 status in the latest IFLR1000 rankings. “Appleby’s... Read more of this article

Appleby Shortlisted: Offshore Firm Of The Year

Appleby Shortlisted: Offshore Firm Of The Year

Law firm Appleby has been shortlisted in The Lawyer Awards 2020, ‘Offshore Firm Of The Year’ award category. A spokesperson said, “Leading offshore firm Appleby has been shortlisted in The Lawyer Awards 2020, ‘Offshore Firm of the Year’ award category. The Lawyer awards recognise and celebrate excellence across the legal industry. The... Read more of this article

Appleby Hires 2 New Lawyers, Promotes Trainee

Appleby Hires 2 New Lawyers, Promotes Trainee

Appleby has welcomed Khiyara Krige and Riley O’Brien to the Bermuda team, and congratulated “Bermudian Luisa Olander on successfully completing the Appleby two-year legal trainee programme and moving on to the next phase of her legal career as an Associate.” A spokesperson said, “Khiyara Krige is a Senior Associate in the Dispute Resolution... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen Shortlisted: Offshore Firm Of Year

Carey Olsen Shortlisted: Offshore Firm Of Year

Carey Olsen has been shortlisted for Offshore Firm of the Year at the annual Chambers High Net Worth Awards. A spokesperson said, “Carey Olsen has once again been shortlisted for Offshore Firm of the Year at the annual Chambers High Net Worth Awards, having won the same category last year. “Finalists for the awards, which celebrate legal... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen Promotes Michelle Falcucci

Carey Olsen Promotes Michelle Falcucci

Carey Olsen Bermuda announced that has promoted Bermudian corporate lawyer Michelle Falcucci to senior associate, with effect from 1 July 2020. A spokesperson said, “Michelle has been a member of the corporate team at Carey Olsen Bermuda since June 2019. She advises on all aspects of Bermuda corporate and commercial law, with a particular focus... 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, “Out of the five lawyers ranked, Partner and Group Head of Appleby’s Private Client & Trusts practice, Carlos de Serpa Pimentel,... Read more of this article

MJM Hires Allan Doughty As Senior Counsel

MJM Hires Allan Doughty As Senior Counsel

Law firm MJM Limited announced the addition of Allan Doughty to the firm’s Dispute Resolution team as Senior Counsel. A spokesperson said, “Mr Doughty first qualified in Nova Scotia, Canada in 2002 before returning home to Bermuda in 2004, when he was called to the Bermuda Bar. “Allan is a seasoned litigator having appeared before numerous... Read more of this article