Bradley Houlston

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Bradley is a Senior Associate in the Dispute Resolution department in Appleby’s Bermuda office and leads the employment and immigration law practice.

Bradley advises on all aspects of employment and HR issues, including drafting and negotiating employment documentation, defending complex and high-profile litigation and enforcing post-termination restrictive covenants. He also advises on internal investigations, disciplinaries and grievance matters. He has extensive experience advising clients in the re/insurance and financial services industries and has also advises clients in the hospitality, technology and natural resources sectors. He also advises senior executives on employment and immigration matters. Prior to joining Appleby, Bradley worked in the Labor & Employment team at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner for more than eight years.

Bradley often presents seminars and bespoke training sessions to in-house lawyers, HR professionals and managers. In addition, Bradley regularly publishes articles for the Bermuda Chamber of Commerce, and has written on employment law and HR issues for a number of publications in the UK, including the Employment Law Journal and People Management.

As well as his employment and immigration practice, Bradley also advises clients on data protection issues.

Bradley was recognised as a ‘Rising Star’ in 2018 and 2019 by the Legal 500 in the UK. He is a member of the UK Employment Lawyers Association and BHRA (Bermuda Human Resource Association.)

PUBLICATIONS:

DEALS:

  • INTEGRAL ILS LTD., Advised Integral ILS Ltd., in connection with a significant cornerstone investment from alternative investment manager New Holland Capital (NHC), bringing secured commitments up to $600 million;
  • ARGO GROUP, Advised Agro Group International Holdings, Ltd., an underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products in the property and casualty market, in an agreement to sell its reinsurance business, Ariel Re;
  • INTEGRAL ILS LTD., Advised Integral ILS Ltd., an independent alternative fund manager focused on insurance-linked strategies in connection with a significant cornerstone investment.

Education:

College of Law (York)

Durham University

Updates

23 Feb 2021 | News

Bermuda announces new Economic Investment Residential Certificate

Individuals will now be able to obtain the right to reside in Bermuda in return for making an econom...

Contributors: Bradley Houlston
26 Jan 2021 | News

Bermuda Employment Law Developments

A number of changes to the Employment Act 2000 (Act), Bermuda’s key piece of employment legislatio...

Contributors: Jordan Knight
21 Jan 2021 | Deals

Appleby Bermuda advised Integral ILS Ltd. in connection with a significant cornerstone investment

Appleby advised Integral ILS Ltd., in connection with a significant cornerstone investment from alte...

3 Nov 2020 | Deals

Appleby Bermuda advised Argo Group in the sale of Ariel Re

Our Bermuda team advised Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd., an underwriter of specialty insura...

Contributors: Bradley Houlston
26 Aug 2020 | News

Appleby and Appleby Global Services Bermuda sponsor and speak at International Trusts Conference

Appleby and Appleby Global Services (AGS) are, once again, proud to be Gold sponsors of the Transcon...

4 Aug 2020 | News

Bermuda launches new one-year ‘Work From Bermuda’ residency initiative

Bermuda is now offering one-year residency for those who want to work or study remotely. Effective ...

6 Mar 2020 | News

Bermuda tables immigration changes for mixed-status families

The Government of Bermuda tabled in the House today a Bill which would amend the Bermuda Immigration...

27 Jan 2020 | News

Bermuda Employment & Immigration legal developments

A number of confirmed changes to employment and immigration law in Bermuda are due to come into forc...

Contributors: Jordan Knight
11 Dec 2019 | News

Bermuda Appoints Data Privacy Commissioner

The Governor of Bermuda announced today the appointment of a Privacy Commissioner to be effective 20...

28 Oct 2019 | News

Appleby hires two new lawyers in Corporate and Dispute Resolution

Appleby Bermuda is delighted to welcome Jamie Rego and Bradley Houlston to its Corporate department ...

Contributors: Jamie Rego

Publications

18 Mar 2022

How discretionary is a ‘discretionary’ bonus?

This article discusses the legal issues employers need to be aware of in relation to the award of di...

18 Feb 2022

Employment status: what is it and why does it matter?

Most legal protections for workers in Bermuda are contained in the Employment Act 2000 (EA 2000) and...

1 Feb 2022

Data Protection Guide 2022: Bermuda

Data Protection Guide 2022: Bermuda. With data protection laws in more than 120 countries around the...

Contributors: Sally Penrose
26 Jan 2022

Developments For HR Practitioners To Watch Out For This Year

Last year was a busy one in the world of labour and immigration law. A raft of changes were made to ...

26 Nov 2021

Whistleblowing issues for employers

In recent years there have been a number of high-profile scandals brought to light by the actions of...

29 Oct 2021

Changes to rules on Permanent Residency Certificate coming

Proposed changes to immigration law aimed at providing new routes to a Permanent Residency Certifica...

29 Oct 2021

Can employers ban unvaccinated staff from the office?

In the last few months, as the island has experienced the pandemic’s latest wave, many employees h...

30 Sep 2021

Labour disputes and certification/decertification process

There has been much discussion in the news recently about labour disputes between different unionise...

Contributors: Jordan Knight
1 Sep 2021

Changes to rules on Permanent Residency Certificates

The Ministry of Labour has recently issued a policy paper, ‘Securing Permanency for Long-Term Resi...

26 Aug 2021

What to remember when an employee leaves

Just as when a new recruit is on-boarded, there are a variety of tasks an employer needs to deal wit...

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