August 14, 2020

Cayman: Walkers admits new Caymanian attorney

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Grand Cayman, 15 November 2019  Walkers is pleased to announce that Zoë Nolan has completed her legal training and was called to the Cayman Islands Bar on 13 November 2019. The application was moved by Walkers’ Partner Colette Wilkins before the Hon. Justice Kawaley, at the Grand Court in the Cayman Islands. Zoë grew up […]

Continued recognition for Mourant Caribbean practices

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Mourant practices in the British Virgin Islands (BVI) and Cayman Islands have been recognised in the latest edition of the Legal 500 2019 rankings for their “extensive multi-disciplinary and offshore legal expertise” acting on high profile and complex transactions and cases. In the Cayman Islands, the firm’s tier one dispute resolution practice has been praised […]

Isle of Man: Company officers under increasing scrutiny…but help is at hand

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By Sinead O’Connor, DQ Advocates From Mondaq “Put his own interests above those of the company” “Buried his head in the sand” “May not have undertaken their duties in a fit and proper manner” …. just a few quotes taken from recent proceedings against company officers. Of course, these may be great soundbites for an […]

Appleby promotes nine in 2017 promotions round

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Leading offshore law firm Appleby has announced nine promotions across its Bermuda, Cayman, Hong Kong and Isle of Man offices. All promotions are effective 1 April 2017, save for Sebastian Said who was promoted in January. Appleby Group Managing Partner, Michael O’Connell said: “These appointments reflect our ambitious growth plans as an independent law firm. […]

John Harris joins Higgs & Johnson partnership in the Cayman Islands

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The Partners of Higgs & Johnson wish to announce that Mr. John M. Harris has been admitted into the partnership as at 1st January 2016. John, who joined the firm in 2010, specializes in commercial litigation with an emphasis on investment funds, insolvency and trusts disputes. Global Managing Director, Oscar N. Johnson, Jr. noted, “On […]

Young Caymanians join Appleby (Cayman) Ltd.

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Two young Caymanians join the Appleby Marketing Department CAYMAN ISLANDS  – Appleby Cayman has added two young Caymanians to its staff roster, as of August 2015. Gemma McLaughlin and Ariana Seales have joined the business support group as Business Development Manager and Marketing Communications Executive, respectively. “We are delighted to have Gemma and Ariana on […]