24/07/2020 | hsmoffice

Attorney Advice on Strata Properties in the Cayman Islands

With the reopening of the real estate and construction sectors of Cayman’s economy, potential customers are most likely purchasing within a strata community. HSM Property Attorney Oscar DaCosta equips buyers with everything they need to know when it comes to Read more +

20/07/2020 | hsmoffice

HSM Private Client Lawyer Ranks in Chambers HNW Guide 2020

Congratulations to our Head of Private Client and Trusts, Robert Mack, for being ranked by Chambers and Partners in their High Net Worth (HNW) Guide 2020 for Offshore: Trusts in Cayman Islands. Cited on the Chamber website, an offshore commentator Read more +

16/07/2020 | hsmoffice

Cayman’s Grand Court Applies the ‘No Detriment’ Test to a Variation and Termination of a Trust

The recent unreported judgement of Kawaley J in the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands of Butterfield Trust (Cayman) Limited v A,B,C et. al (Cause 119 of 2020) raised a number of interesting issues in relation to a ‘category two’ Read more +

14/07/2020 | hsmoffice

HSM Retains Ranking by Benchmark Litigation Latin America

HSM is proud to once again be ranked by Benchmark Litigation Latin America in their 2020 assessment of notable dispute resolution law firms in the Cayman Islands. This recognition highlights HSM’s ability to successfully handle litigation and dispute matters. In Read more +

Employment Lawyer Joins HSM

The HSM Group has welcomed Kathryn Rowe to their growing law practice.

Kathryn joins as a Senior Associate and will focus on employment related matters. With over 17 years of legal experience, Kathryn has a wide-range of skills in the areas of litigation, employment, immigration, data protection and regulatory matters.

Kathryn has handled contentious and non-contentious employment work, representing and advising both public and private sector employers and employees. She has provided HR advice to clients, including contract and document preparation through to disciplinary and grievance matters, immigration issues, redundancy, discrimination and other contractual issues.

Kathryn was appointed as Chairperson of the Labour Tribunal in 2015 and still holds this position.

Managing Partner, Huw Moses, OBE notes: “Kathryn is a valued addition to our employment team. She has a great mix of local and international experience, which will undoubtedly benefit our clients.”