Ms Celia Tuzo > Wakefield Quin > Hamilton, Bermuda > Lawyer Profile

Wakefield Quin
VICTORIA PLACE
31 VICTORIA STREET
HAMILTON HM10
Bermuda
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Work Department

Real Estate

Position

Associate

Career

Celia Tuzo joined the firm following the merger of Wakfield Quin Limited with HCS Law Ltd in May 2017.

Celia specializes in Property with particular emphasis on assisting both local and international clients in acquiring residential property and/or fractional interests, commercial leases, and landlord and tenant matters. She also assists with wills, probates and debt collection matters. 

 

Memberships

Celia was called to the Bermuda Bar in 2015 and enrolled as a Notary Public in 2016.

Education

After 20 years of working and gaining experience in the legal profession, Celia obtained her LL.B at the University of Kent in Canterbury in July 2012 and completed her Legal Practice Course at the University of Kent in London Bloomsbury in July 2014.

Lawyer Rankings

Bermuda > Real estate

Led by senior counsel Michelle Stone, the team at Wakefield Quin is ‘fully informed on laws in Bermuda with respect to real estate purchases’, with particular expertise in the acquisition and development of hotels, hotel residences, and residential and commercial property. Stone is noted for her advice on high-end residential properties, hotels and bank security work, while senior counsel Scott Swainson regularly provides property-related advice to banks and other commercial lenders, developers and investors. Real estate-related restructuring transactions, the administration of condominium complexes, fractional interest acquisitions, and commercial leases are other areas of focus for the team, which also includes associate Celia Tuzo.