Bio

Caljonah is an associate in the Private Client & Trusts department of the Bermuda office. She joined Appleby in September 2007 as a Trainee and was called to the Bermuda Bar in September 2008. She is a Commissioner for Oaths and Notary Public in Bermuda.

Caljonah´s key areas of practice include advising on all areas of non-contentious estate matters, including making applications for probate and reseal applications to the Supreme Court of Bermuda. She also drafts estate planning documents such as trusts, wills, enduring powers of attorney and health care directives for local and international clients. She advises individuals and trust companies on all areas of non-contentious trust matters, including the drafting of trusts and the supplemental documents relating to trusts, such as distributions to beneficiaries and termination of trusts. Caljonah also assists in making applications under the charities act of Bermuda for organisations to be registered as charities.

In addition to her practice, Caljonah is recommended by Legal 500 Caribbean 2019, and has contributed to the ´Legally Speaking´ column in the Bermuda´s Royal Gazette and has lectured on estate planning topics locally. She has also contributed to the Bermuda sections of the 2010 European Lawyer Private Client Tax, Tolley´s International Succession Laws and Tolley´s Planning and Administration of Offshore and Onshore Trusts.

Caljonah is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.

Recent Articles:

Expertise:

  • America´s Cup Event Authority (Bermuda) Ltd., provided ongoing charitable legal advice to the America’s Cup Event Authority (ACEA) in relation to the application of the Charities Act 2014, as it related to its affiliated charitable organization, known as “Endeavour Community Sailing”.

 

Education:

University of Kent (England)

College of Law, Birmingham (England)