Appleby’s Insurance & Reinsurance practice specialises in advising on the establishment, regulatory compliance and business operations of (re)insurance companies, as well as (re)insurance managers and brokers based in offshore jurisdictions.
Appleby’s team of lawyers are based in key offshore jurisdictions that are significant players in the global (re)insurance market – including Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands (BVI), the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Hong Kong, the Isle of Man and Jersey - and are therefore well placed to advise clients that are seeking to carry out business in any of these offshore jurisdictions or transact business with locally-based insurers.
Our insurance and reinsurance litigation practice is one of the most established in the offshore world.
Appleby was named 'Bermuda Market Leader' in Intelligent Insurer 2013 Legal Elite Survey.
Our services include advising private and listed companies, including major New York and London finance houses, as well as FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 household names.
Appleby’s lawyers operate as multi-jurisdictional teams, regularly providing advice regarding:
Appleby’s Segregated Accounts/Portfolio Companies team offers a wide range of services in relation to the development, promotion and delivery of segregated accounts and portfolio products, mainly for insurance companies and mutual funds, which are the main users of the public legislation.
Our lawyers have extensive experience in advising on:
Recent examples of our expertise include: