28/11/2023 | hsmoffice

HSM in The Legal 500 Caribbean 2024 Rankings

The HSM Group was featured recently in The Legal 500 2024 Caribbean rankings. Our intellectual property practice, HSM IP, is a ranked firm for their cross-Caribbean expertise. Citing The Legal 500 website, they shared: “As the only specialist IP firm Read more +

04/10/2023 | hsmoffice

Three CIFEC Interns Join HSM IP Full-Time

The HSM Group is thrilled to announce that they have recruited three of their interns from the Cayman Islands Further Education Centre (CIFEC) internship programme 2022-2023. Kayleigh Bush, Phyllis Brown and Jenae Whittaker have all joined the firm as IP Read more +

15/09/2023 | hsmoffice

Solid Foundations – A Sequel Article to Schrödinger’s Caymanians

A recent article extolling the real problems faced by many in demonstrating that they are in fact (and remain) Caymanian – and emphasizing that the law as written created some truly mind-bending scenarios – seems to have elicited significant comment Read more +

28/08/2023 | hsmoffice

Christian Victory Joins HSM Partnership as Head of Corporate and Commercial

The HSM Group has welcomed Christian Victory, a bolster addition to their legal team and who has joined as Partner, Head of Corporate and Commercial. Christian has over 20 years of legal experience and is well-respected in the industry having Read more +

Senior Associate Promotions at HSM

The HSM Group is delighted to announce the promotion of two lawyers, Hilary Brooks and Alastair David, to the position of Senior Associate within its Cayman Islands law firm.

Hilary specialises in employment and private client law. Hilary has exclusively practiced in the Cayman Islands since 2012 and has been a Notary Public since 2008. She is the go-to guru for all matters relating to employment law, including employment contracts and policy manuals as well as advice on workplace disputes. She also has experience in preparing wills, codicils and estate administration. In addition, Hilary teaches several legal courses each year with the Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce and Cayman Islands Society of Human Resource Professionals.

Alastair has specialised in immigration and employment law in the Cayman Islands since his arrival here in 2016. Alastair advises on all aspects of those laws with a specific focus on contentious matters. Alastair has represented clients before the Labour Tribunal and Labour Appeals Tribunal in respects to employment issues and has represented clients before the Summary Court, Grand Court and Court of Appeal in regards to immigration matters in the Cayman Islands. Prior to joining HSM, Alastair practiced as a Barrister in the UK for 10 years.

Both are outstanding lawyers and have been with HSM for more than five years.

“These promotions reflect their dedication and proven track record of delivering results to our clients,” shares HSM Managing Partner, Huw Moses OBE. “I look forward to their continued success as valuable members of the HSM team.”