05/08/2022 | hsmoffice

Who’s Who Legal Recommends Oscar DaCosta in Real Estate 2022 Guide

Who’s Who Legal (WWL) has featured Oscar DaCosta, a real estate lawyer in the Cayman Islands, in their 2022 Real Estate Guide. Oscar has over 5 years of legal experience and focuses on property law, assisting with property transactions across Read more +

09/05/2022 | hsmoffice

HSM Amplifies Family Services with New Lawyer

The HSM Group is thrilled to welcome Shelly Perryman-Pollard to their law firm. Shelly joins HSM Partners Kerrie Cox and Linda DaCosta in their family law practice and will help people navigate through divorce and separation, financial considerations, custody matters, Read more +

21/04/2022 | hsmoffice

The Impact of Data Breaches in the Cayman Islands

Data breaches have made recent headlines in the Cayman Islands and you may have wondered what they were all about, and why they matter. Their significance in Cayman’s legal landscape is briefly explained below by Cory Martinson (HSM Paralegal). The Read more +

13/04/2022 | hsmoffice

Cayman’s Virtual Notary Regulations Due To Expire 16 April 2022

The Coronavirus pandemic, and subsequent lockdowns, required timely amendments to many Cayman laws and regulations to enable the business community to continue to function. One such innovative change was the passing of the Notaries Public (Virtual Conduct of Notarial Acts) Read more +

HSM Announces Promotion of Adam Crane to Partner

HSM is pleased to announce the elevation of Adam Crane to Partner and Head of HSM’s Insolvency and Restructuring team, effective 1 June 2021.

Adam focuses his practice on commercial litigation, insolvency and restructuring matters acting for insolvency practitioners, shareholders, directors, officers and companies; and routinely represents clients in complex cross-border proceedings. He has worked on some of the largest and most prominent disputes and insolvency matters in the Cayman Islands in recent years.

He has consistently been recognized for his litigation prowess by Benchmark Litigation (Latin America) as a Star in 2020 and Future Star in 2019, in Benchmark Litigation (Canada) as a Future Star in 2018, and was named to Benchmark Litigation’s 40 and Under Hot List (Canada and USA) in 2018 and 2017.

In 2020, Adam was inducted to the International Insolvency Institute’s NextGen Leadership Program and appointed to the program’s Executive Committee in late 2020. Adam holds leadership positions and is actively involved with many international insolvency organizations including the American Bankruptcy Institute, INSOL, Turnaround Management Association and RISA Cayman.

HSM Managing Partner, Huw Moses, OBE shares: “Adam will make an excellent addition to the partnership team at HSM and I wish him every success in this new role at HSM.”