The Exchange will serve as an intimate gathering of leading international private client lawyers and litigators with an engaging agenda led by world renowned advisors. It is presented by Global Elite, a select membership group comprised of senior private client lawyers and private client dispute lawyers based on the Private Client Global Elite Directory.
Appleby is an event partner, along with the BDA (Bermuda Business Development Agency) who is a principal partner of the Global Elite event.
Vanessa will facilitate the first session at the Exchange called ‘Saving Private Client: Our Evolving Practice’ alongside Beatrice Puoti of Burges Salmon. Topics for the discussion will include identifying threats and opportunities in the private client world.
With extensive experience on a wide range of trust and estate planning matters, Vanessa regularly advises on the use of Bermuda private and commercial trust structures (including purpose trusts and unit trusts), pension trusts, trust restructuring often with a multi-jurisdictional element, the administration of complex and large estates, and all areas of probate and equity matters in Bermuda, including applications to the Supreme Court of Bermuda.
Vanessa holds memberships with The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), International Tax Planning Association (ITPA) and sits on the Bermuda Trusts Law Reform Committee. She serves on the Editorial Board of The International Family Offices Journal. Vanessa is also top ranked by Chambers & Partners and Legal 500.