Appleby promotes five; two in Cayman Islands


Offshore law firm Appleby has announced five promotions including two in the Cayman Islands.

David Bulley and Liesl Richte, both in the corporate department in the Cayman Islands, have been promoted to counsel.

Chris Cheng, Paul Cheuk and Maggie Kwok, all in the corporate department in Hong Kong, have been made partners.

Appleby Group managing partner Michael O’Connell, said: “These appointments reflect our ambitious growth plans as an independent law firm. All promotions are thoroughly deserved and I am delighted to be congratulating all of my colleagues on their progression and development within the firm. They are extremely talented lawyers who have been strong advocates of the firm’s commitment to providing and maintaining a first-class level of service to our clients.”

Cameron Adderley, group head for the corporate practice, added: "We are committed to delivering our promise to provide opportunities for our home-grown talented lawyers; these mid-year promotions are testament to that. Like all our jurisdictions, Cayman and Hong Kong are business-critical to us and these promotions reflect our commitment to growing our corporate practice across the Appleby network."

Appleby, Appointment, David Bulley, Liesl Richte, Chris Cheng, Paul Cheuk, Maggie Kwok, Cayman Islands

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