30 October 2018
Experienced practitioner to join Carey Olsen Bermuda's trusts and private wealth team
Carey Olsen Bermuda is adding to its trusts and private wealth practice with the appointment of counsel Ashley Fife.
Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales, Bermuda and Australia, Mr Fife specialises in advising clients on the creation, management, restructuring and termination of private and commercial trusts, with particular expertise concerning pension trusts, unit trusts and complex family structures utilising insurance and investment structures and solutions.
He is recognised as 'Up and Coming' and a 'Next Generation Lawyer' in the most recent editions of Chambers and Partners High Net Worth and Legal 500 Caribbean respectively. He has also featured as a 'Leader' in the Citywealth Leaders List since 2016, in which he is described as a 'tremendously talented lawyer'. Mr Fife is a member of the Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners (STEP) and is a member of the STEP Bermuda Committee.
Mr Fife will join Carey Olsen Bermuda in November after five years at another offshore firm in Bermuda, prior to which he was head of legal for the Jersey office of international trusts, funds and corporate service provider, TMF Group.
Partner Keith Robinson, head of the trusts and private wealth practice at Carey Olsen Bermuda, said: "Ashley brings with him a fabulous reputation, both in Bermuda and further afield, and we are very excited to have him join the Carey Olsen Bermuda team. His appointment also reflects our intention to have the leading trusts and private wealth practice on the island."
Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited is a limited liability company incorporated in Bermuda and approved and recognised under the Bermuda Bar (Professional Companies) Rules 2009. The use of the title "Partner" is merely to denote seniority. Services are provided on the basis of our current terms of business.