Carey Olsen

Legal Services | Bermuda
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Rosebank Centre, 5th Floor, 11 Bermudiana Road, Pembroke | Bermuda | HM 08 | Bermuda

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Overview

Carey Olsen is a leading offshore law firm. We advise on Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey law across a global network of nine international offices. We are a full-service law firm working across banking and finance, corporate and M&A, investment funds and private equity, trusts and private wealth, dispute resolution, insolvency and property law. Our clients include global financial institutions, investment funds, private equity houses, multi-national corporations, public organizations, sovereign wealth funds, ultra-high net worth individuals, family offices, directors, trustees and private clients. We work alongside all of the major onshore law firms, accountancy firms and insolvency practitioners on corporate transactions and matters involving our jurisdictions.

Our advice is delivered by an approachable and experienced team of globally-minded lawyers who work in partnership with our clients to help them achieve their objectives. We have the expertise and resources to handle the most complex international transactions combined with a personal approach to business. In the face of opportunities or challenges, our clients know that the advice and guidance they receive from us will be based on a complete understanding of their goals and objectives combined with outstanding client service, technical excellence and commercial insight. Whether playing a lead or a supporting role, we always look at the bigger picture.

Year this Office was Established: 1898
Lawyers Worldwide: 250

Areas of Practice

Professionals

Of Counsel

Associates

Mahogany  Bean

Mahogany Bean

Associate
Adam  Collieson

Adam Collieson

Senior Associate
Eleanor  Davies

Eleanor Davies

Senior Associate
Kalyani  Dixit

Kalyani Dixit

Associate
Matthew  Dulaney

Matthew Dulaney

Associate
Stewart  Forrest

Stewart Forrest

Associate
Alexandra  Fox

Alexandra Fox

Senior Associate
Bradley  Houlston

Bradley Houlston

Senior Associate
Laura  Kearns

Laura Kearns

Senior Associate
Steven  Khong

Steven Khong

Senior Associate
Nicholas  Lee

Nicholas Lee

Associate
Winnie  Lo

Winnie Lo

Associate
Jonathan  Marion

Jonathan Marion

Associate
George  McCallum

George McCallum

Associate
Christopher  McCarthy

Christopher McCarthy

Senior Associate
Michelle  Meyer

Michelle Meyer

Associate
Cheri  Minors

Cheri Minors

Senior Associate
Marcus  Symonds

Marcus Symonds

Associate
Heather  Taylor

Heather Taylor

Associate
Katie  Turney

Katie Turney

Senior Associate
Yi  Yang

Yi Yang

Associate

Articles

Probate and estate planning administration for Guernsey domiciliaries

Probate and estate planning administration for Guernsey domiciliaries Why do I need a Guernsey grant of probate or administration? Guernsey is an independent legal jurisdiction for estate administration purposes. When a person dies leaving assets in Guernsey it is likely their personal representative will be required to obtain a Guernsey Grant of Probate or Administration in order to receive the Guernsey assets. For smaller estates, the value of which varies from institution to institution, the local institution may be willing (but is not obliged) to release the funds to the personal representative in return for an indemnity...

Probate and estate planning administration for non-Guernsey domiciliaries

Probate and estate planning administration for non-Guernsey domiciliaries Why do I need a Guernsey Grant of Probate or administration? Guernsey is an independent legal jurisdiction for estate administration purposes. When a person dies leaving assets in Guernsey, it is likely their personal representative will be required to obtain a Guernsey Grant of Probate or administration in order to receive the Guernsey assets. If the value of the estate is under £10,000, the local institution may be willing (but is not obliged) to release the funds to the personal representative in return for an indemnity...

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Press

A look at Carey Olsen and their prominent position in the offshore trusts and private client space

A look at Carey Olsen and their prominent position in the offshore trusts and private client space What was the winning formula of your firm/you that explains why you won? Carey Olsen is at the forefront of the offshore private client space and can attribute its win to a number of factors. It is one of the largest offshore trusts and private wealth teams with a collegiate group of lawyers who collaborate on several high-value, cross border matters...

Guernsey trusted location for pension scheme longevity swaps

Guernsey trusted location for pension scheme longevity swaps An original version of this article was first published by Captive Intelligence, May 2024 Guernsey is a popular European domicile for many UK defined benefit (DB) pension scheme longevity swaps, according to Christopher Anderson, partner at law firm, Carey Olsen. A defined benefit (DB) pension scheme longevity swap is a financial transaction used by pension funds to manage the risk of increasing life expectancy among their beneficiaries...

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