Houston, Texas (PRWEB) January 13, 2014
Lex Mundi’s Board of Directors voted unanimously to admit Appleby as the exclusive member firm for Bermuda.
Appleby is one of the world's largest providers of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services with more than 200 lawyers and 75 partners in offices around the globe. The firm is widely recognized for providing first class corporate and commercial legal services as well as litigation and insolvency advice.
As an offshore legal services provider, Appleby lawyers advise on the principal areas of corporate and commercial, litigation and insolvency, property, and private client and trusts. The firm’s Fiduciary and Administration group of companies provide offshore management and administration services to high net worth individuals, private companies, funds and global corporations.
Carl Anduri, President of Lex Mundi, commented, "Lex Mundi is pleased to welcome Appleby as the exclusive member firm for Bermuda. The firm has an unmatched reputation for client service and its lawyers are recognized leaders in their fields of practice. With the addition of Appleby, we expand the knowledge and experience available through Lex Mundi’s World Ready network."
Kiernan Bell Managing Partner of Appleby’s Bermuda office stated, “Our Lex Mundi membership will enhance our ability to serve our clients and contribute to their success, particularly our clients with global operations. We look forward to working with Lex Mundi’s outstanding member firms around the world.”
Lex Mundi is the world’s leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in 100+ countries. Lex Mundi member firms offer clients preferred access to more than 21,000 lawyers worldwide – a global resource of unmatched breadth and depth. Each member firm is selected on the basis of its leadership in – and continued commitment to – its local market. The Lex Mundi principle is one independent firm for each jurisdiction. Firms must maintain their level of excellence to retain membership within Lex Mundi.
Through close collaboration, information-sharing, training and inter-firm initiatives, the Lex Mundi network is an assurance of connected, on-the ground expertise in every market in which a client needs to operate. Working together, Lex Mundi members are able to seamlessly handle their clients’ most challenging cross-border transactions and disputes.
Member law firms are located throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean and North America. Through our nonprofit affiliate, the Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation, members also provide pro bono legal assistance to social entrepreneurs around the globe.