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Conyers Dill & Pearman

PO BOX HM666, CLARENDON HOUSE, 2 CHURCH STREET, HAMILTON HM CX, BERMUDA
Tel:
Work +1 441 295 1422
Email:
Web:
www.conyersdill.com
Grand Cayman, Hamilton, Hong Kong, London, Singapore, Tortola
Conyers Dill & Pearman, Helen Cooper, Hamilton, BERMUDA

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Helen Cooper

Tel:
Work 1 441 299 4956
Email:
Conyers Dill & Pearman

Work Department

Private Client & Trust

Position

Director

Career

Helen E. Cooper is a Director in the Private Client & Trust department in the Bermuda office of Conyers Dill & Pearman. Helen joined Conyers in 2001 and became partner in 2009. Helen’s practice covers all aspects of trust and private client law with specialist expertise in private trust company structures, trust reorganisations and international and local estate planning arrangements, as well as providing advice to private banks, charities, beneficiaries and protectors on a variety of trust related matters.

Languages

English

Member

  • Lincoln’s Inn London
  • International Bar Association
  • Bermuda Bar Association

Education

  • Inns of Court School of Law, 1994
  • Columbia University, NY, NY, 1988


Bermuda

Trusts/private client

Within: Trusts/private client

Conyers Dill & Pearman's 'excellent' practice has 'a number of talented practitioners'; the 'thorough, experienced and responsive team' has a long-established reputation for advising ultra-high-net-worth clients on family trust structures, including the original structure design and ongoing administration as well as restructuring issues in response to changing tax or family circumstances. Global private client and trust head Alec Anderson advises on succession planning for family businesses, the creation of private trust companies, restructuring trusts to resolve family and regulatory issues, and the protection of family wealth from divorce and other litigation; the 'courteous, responsive and wise' Anderson is 'at the very top of his game, and a pleasure to work with'. The other recommended directors are the 'extremely helpful and energetic' Craig Macintyre; Helen Cooper, who is 'very diligent and manages the whole process with the minimum of fuss and the maximum of output'; Peter Pearman; and Karen Corless. Stephanie Bernard, Nicola Bruce and Anna Bruce-Smith are notable associates.

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