February 24, 2021

HSM Litigation\Insolvency Attorney Called to Cayman Islands Bar

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68 Fort Street, Grand Cayman (Wednesday, 14 November 2018): HSM’s newest Senior Associate Adam Crane has been called to the Cayman Islands Bar. Adam’s admission was moved by HSM Partner Ian Lambert, who summarised his qualifications for Justice Richard Williams. Adam hails from Nova Scotia, Canada and has substantive experience in commercial litigation, insolvency, restructuring […]

Judicial Clerkships for Cayman Islands Articled Clerks

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Starting 4 July 2017, the Cayman Islands Courts will offer a new Judicial Clerkship programme for Articled Clerks with local law firms, which will count towards their legal training requirements. Announcing the programme, the Chief Justice, Hon. Anthony Smellie explained that it was developed by the Judicial Education Committee (JEC) jointly with the Caymanian Bar […]

Cayman Islands Chief Justice establishes Education Committee

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With a view to further promoting excellence and efficiency in the administration of justice for the people of the Cayman Islands, Chief Justice the Hon. Anthony Smellie, QC, today announced the formation of the Judicial Education Committee (the JEC), a part of a process to adopt a more formal framework for the training and continuing […]

The Editor speaks

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Judge “Uncomfortable”. So should we all I had heard that under Cayman Islands law no doctor could be sued at the Cayman Islands Hospital if a patient suffers death or injury as a result of their negligence. I found it unbelievable. Believe it or not it is true. Even the judge, Justice Richard Williams, who […]

FSC ordered to pay damages to Delroy Howell

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By Vivian Tyson, Senior SUN Editor From Turks & Caicos Sun The Turks and Caicos Islands Supreme Court has awarded Jamaican businessman Delroy Howell damages against the Financial Services Commission (FSC) and its director Kevin Higgins after Howell claimed the financial regulatory body and its head honcho sullied his name, causing him to suffer loss. […]