Chiara Nannini > Conyers > Hamilton, Bermuda > Lawyer Profile

Conyers
PO BOX HM666
CLARENDON HOUSE, 2 CHURCH STREET
HAMILTON HM CX
Bermuda

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Director, Corporate

Career

Chiara T. Nannini is a Director in the Corporate department in the Bermuda office of Conyers Dill & Pearman. Chiara joined Conyers in 2008.

Chiara’s practice includes all aspects of corporate and commercial law, with experience in corporate reorganisations, debt and equity offerings, corporate finance including IPOs and private placements and project finance in cross border and multi-jurisdictional contexts. She also advises on insurance regulatory and transactional matters including new insurance incorporations, segregated account structures, equity and debt financing of insurers and insurance groups and other insurance transactional work.

Since joining the firm, Chiara spent a year on secondment with American International Group’s Bermuda office and was based in the Conyers São Paulo, Brazil office from 2010 to 2013.

Memberships

Member, Hon. Society of Middle Temple, London 
Bermuda Bar Association

Education

  • Inns of Court School of Law, U.K., Bar Vocational Course, 2007
  • London School of Economics and Political Science, U.K., LLB (Hons), 2006
  • University of Virginia, USA, B.A., Political Science and Italian, 2003

Bar Admissions

  • British Virgin Islands, 2012
  • Bermuda, Attorney-at-Law, 2008
  • England & Wales, Barrister, 2007 (not currently practising)

Lawyer Rankings

Bermuda > Corporate and commercial

(Next Generation Partners)

Chiara NanniniConyers

Under the leadership of Charles Collis  following Graham Collis ’ recent retirement, Conyers’ corporate practice provides clients with ‘thoughtful, practical and timely advice about sophisticated legal questions under Bermuda law’. In addition to its considerable experience in large-scale M&A, the department also regularly advises on major corporate restructurings, shipping and aircraft issues and general corporate and commercial work, especially in the insurance space. Marcello Ausenda  places an emphasis on public company work, securities matters, financing issues, and corporate relocations and restructurings, whereas Jason Piney  stands out for his track record in high-stakes M&A and joint ventures. Elsewhere, Jennifer Panchaud , Neil Henderson , Niel Jones , Chiara Nannini , Guy Cooper , Edward Rance  (who was promoted to director in April 2021) and associate David Stubbs  are also well-versed in corporate and commercial transactional and advisory work.

Bermuda > Insurance/reinsurance

Conyers‘ insurance and reinsurance practice, which is spearheaded by Charles Collis , is singled out for its ‘strong knowledge of the Bermuda insurance/reinsurance regulatory environment’. The department also handles the Bermuda law aspects of the formation and licensing of new general business insurers, life insurers and reinsurers and assists a variety of established insurers and reinsurers with capital raising, M&A and listing requirements. Elsewhere within the department, Sophia Greaves  takes the lead on many life insurance matters, Jacqueline King concentrates on the licensing and regulation of commercial insurance companies and large commercial transactions, Alexandra Macdonald (who is a ‘sharp lawyer with deep knowledge of the Bermuda regulatory regime’) primarily advises on the formation and regulation of captive insurers and special purpose insurers, while the ‘particularly knowledgeableChiara Nannini  is instructed on a wide variety of regulatory and transactional matters in the insurance space. Chris Garrod  is also active in the insurance arena.