Appleby announces five new appointments in mid-year Promotions Round

2 October2017

Appleby has announced the promotion of three partners and the appointment of two lawyers to the position of counsel in their Hong Kong and Cayman offices.

Appleby has announced five promotions across two of its jurisdictions mid-year. All promotions are effective 1 October 2017.

Appleby Group Managing Partner, Michael O’Connell commented, ‘These appointments reflect our ambitious growth plans as an independent law firm. All promotions are thoroughly deserved and I am delighted to be congratulating all of my colleagues on their progression and development within the firm. They are extremely talented lawyers who have been strong advocates of the firm’s commitment to providing and maintaining a first-class level of service to our clients.’

Cameron Adderley, Group Head for the corporate practice added, ‘We are committed to delivering our promise to provide opportunities for our home-grown talented lawyers; these mid-year promotions are testament to that. Like all of our jurisdictions, Cayman and Hong Kong are business-critical to us and these promotions reflect our commitment to growing our corporate practice across the Appleby network.’

Partner Promotions:
Chris Cheng (Corporate, Hong Kong)
Paul Cheuk (Corporate, Hong Kong)Maggie Kwok (Corporate, Hong Kong)

Counsel Appointments:
David Bulley (Corporate, Cayman)*
Liesl Richter (Corporate, Cayman

*Promotion subject to local immigration approval.


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