Andrew Kuzma is an associate in the Corporate department of Appleby’s Bermuda office. His diverse practice includes international banking and corporate finance, general corporate and insurance law, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, IPOs, partnerships, limited liability companies and investment funds. His experience includes providing legal advice in a wide array of industries including telecommunications, shipping, aircraft, oil and gas, banking and finance, insurance and private equity funds.
Andrew joined the firm in 2017. Prior to joining Appleby, Andrew articled and then practiced at a top tier Canadian law firm in Calgary, Alberta.
Andrew attended the College of Law at the University of Saskatchewan and obtained a juris doctor with distinction. He also earned a Bachelor of Commerce (with distinction) and a Bachelor of Arts (with distinction) at the University of Calgary.
Andrew is a member of the Law Society of Alberta (inactive).
- Southern Cross Cables Limited, advised on the Southern Cross NEXT subsea cable project. Southern Cross NEXT will provide data connectivity between Sydney, Aukland, and Los Angeles and is scheduled for completion by January 2022.
- Athene Holding Ltd, advised on Athene Holding Ltd. (Athene)’s secondary offering of $793.8 million of shares. Appleby provided advice on submitting the SEC S-1 and opined and commented on the transaction documents.
- Orion Mine Finance, advised Orion Mine Finance and Fusion Capital on the sale of Lynx Resources, the owner of the SASA zinc, lead and silver mine in the Republic of Macedonia, for USD 402.5m to Central Asia Metals (“CAML”).
- Crown Holdings, Inc., advised a global leader in consumer packaging, in connection with its acquisition of Signode Industrial Group Holdings (Bermuda) Ltd., a leading global provider of transit packaging systems and solutions, from The Carlyle Group, in a cash transaction valued at USD 3.91 billion subject to adjustment.
College of Law at the University of Saskatchewan
University of Calgary