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Carey Olsen

2ND FLOOR, ATLANTIC HOUSE, 11 PAR-LA-VILLE ROAD, HAMILTON, HM11, BERMUDA
Tel:
Work +1 441 542 4500
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Cheri Minors

Tel:
Work +1 441 542 4505
Email:
Web:
www.careyolsen.com/people/cheri-minors
Carey Olsen

Work Department

Dispute Resolution and Litigation; Corporate; Trusts and Private Wealth

Position

Cheri Minors is a senior associate in the Trust and Private Wealth practice of Carey Olsen Bermuda. Cheri has over 7 years of experience in a wide range of areas including private client and  trusts, regulatory, property, insurance and reinsurance law with a particular emphasis on trust and estate planning structures and compliance and regulatory matters (such as advising on jurisdictional AML/CFT legislative requirements).

Cheri also assists the dispute resolution practice of Carey Olsen Bermuda with various trust and estate planning matters. 

Career

Prior to joining Carey Olsen in 2018, Cheri was the Legal Counsel and Group Compliance Manager for an international insurance company.

Cheri was called to the Bermuda Bar in 2011. She completed the Legal Practice Course in Manchester England and graduated from the University of Law (formerly the College of Law) with distinction. She completed her LLB in Canterbury England and graduated from the University of Kent with honors. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Dalhousie University.


Bermuda

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Carey Olsen Bermuda was opened in late 2017 by Michael Hanson, who is known for his expertise in multi-jurisdictional crisis management, corporate, employment and regulatory investigations, and complex executive disputes; he was soon followed by 'very able lawyer and litigator' Keith Robinson, who specialises in ultra-high-value trust disputes; counsel Henry Tucker; and senior associates Cheri Minors, Jennifer Woods and Kyle Masters. Hanson, Robinson and Woods joined from Appleby, while Tucker, Minors and Masters were hired from H J Tucker & Co, Colonial Group International and Digicel Group, respectively. The team acted for Hiscox in proceedings before the Supreme Court of Bermuda against its former chief financial officer, which involved a Mareva freezing injunction, with complementary orders in London and South Africa and discovery proceedings in New York.

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Trusts/private client

Within: Trusts/private client

Carey Olsen Bermuda was opened in late 2017 and soon welcomed Keith Robinson, who established the firm's trusts and private wealth department; counsel Henry Tucker, who is noted for commercial litigaiton involving offshore trusts; and senior associate Cheri Minors. Robinson was hired from Appleby, while Tucker and Minors joined from H J Tucker & Co and in-house at Colonial Group International, respectively. In addition to Robinson's contentious trusts practice, he advises trustees, beneficiaries, settlors and protectors on a range of non-contentious Bermudian trust matters.

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