Alec R. Anderson is a Director and Global Head of Private Client & Trust located in the Bermuda office of Conyers Dill & Pearman. He is also a Director and President of Conyers Trust Services, a licensed trust company and a controlled affiliate of Conyers Dill & Pearman. Alec joined Conyers in 1985 and became partner in 1991.
Alec’s practice specializes in trust and estate planning for international private clients and advising professional trustees on trust law liability and trusts structuring issues. His practice includes advising on the creation of private trusts companies, cross border restructuring, modification and variation of trusts. Alec also has considerable experience in contentious trust matters. Additionally, his practice includes involvement in the protection of family wealth from divorce and other litigation.
Alec is a regular speaker at international trust and private client conferences and a regular contributor to trade and legal publications. He is author of the Bermuda Chapters in International Trust Precedents (published by Sweet & Maxwell) and International Charities (published by Wiley & Sons). He wrote a chapter on “The Statutory Non-Charitable Purpose Trusts: Equity, Fiduciaries and Trusts” in Equity Fiduciaries and Trusts, (published by Carswell), and is co-author of the Bermuda chapter of the STEP publication A Practical Guide to the Transfer of Trusteeships. He is the author of the chapter on Trust & Private Client Practice in Bermuda in the new book Offshore Commercial Law in Bermuda by Chief Justice Ian Kawaley and is the Bermuda editor of Trusts & Trustees Journal. He is the co-author of the Bermuda chapter of The Private Wealth & Private Client Law Review (2nd Edition) edited by John Riches.
The Private Wealth & Private Client Review – Bermuda Chapter (2014)
Trusts & Trustees – Bermuda Chapter (2014)
International Trusts Precedents – Bermuda Chapter (2014)
Bermuda Reserved Powers Legislation – Unique aspects proffered – STEP Journal Bermuda (2014)
“Trust & Private Client Practice in Bermuda” – Chapter in Offshore Commercial Law edited by Chief Justice Ian Kawaley (2013)
The Private Wealth & Private Client Review – Bermuda Chapter (2013)
Bermuda: Jurisdiction of Choice for Trust and Wealth Structures (2012)
The Private Wealth & Private Client Law Review – Bermuda Chapter (2012)
Bermuda Trust Jurisdiction – Trust (Regulations of Trust Business) Act 2001 (2012)
The International Academy of Estate and Trust Law – Modification of Trusts and Planning for Change: Bermuda (2009)
The World Trust Survey – Bermuda Chapter (2009)
The International Academy of Estate and Trust Law – Trust Law: Right to Information and Duties of Disclosure and Confidentiality – A Bermuda Perspective in Practice (2005)
Journal of International Trust and Corporate Planning – Purpose Trusts and Charitable Trusts in Securitisation and other Structured Finance Transactions (2000)
Conyers has one of the largest and most experienced offshore private client and trust and litigation teams in the Atlantic region and beyond. In addition to our jurisdictional bases in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands, our network of offices around the globe includes the key financial centres of London, Hong Kong and Singapore.
Offering seamless, responsive service worldwide, this global reach means that the expertise of our firm is available to you in your own time zone, at your own convenience.
25 Sep 2019
Chambers Private Wealth 2019: Bermuda
6 Sep 2019
Private Client & Trust Brochure
7 Feb 2020
GA Settlements June 2019
7 Feb 2020
Ashley Dawson-Damer and Lyndhurst Limited Judgment
Appeal | Trusts
31 Jan 2020
Zhang Hong Li and others v. DBS Bank and others
Appeal | Trusts