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Jacqueline King


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Jacqueline King

Legal 500 Caribbean 2019

Jacqueline King is an Associate in the Corporate department of Conyers Dill & Pearman in the Bermuda office. She joined Conyers in 2012 and her practice includes all aspects of corporate law, with a particular focus on insurance law and regulation.

Jacqueline specializes in incorporating and licensing insurers and reinsurers, including special purpose insurers, catastrophe bonds, sidecars, segregated account companies and large commercial insurers. Jacqueline also advises on all aspects of general corporate law, including mergers and acquisitions, the formation and regulation of cryptocurrency and digital token vehicles, initial coin offerings, re-domestications and private placements.

Experience Highlights

  • Acting for AXA SA in its pending US$15.3 billion acquisition of XL Group
  • Acted for Sompo Holdings, Inc. on its US$6.3 billion acquisition of Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd.
  • Acted for iCash Ltd. in connection with its formation and the development and creation of iCash, a new Ethereum blockchain-based token.
  • Acted for Unikrn Bermuda Ltd. in connection with its formation and US$31 million digital token sale.
  • Acted for OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. and White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. in connection with the US$1.7 billion acquisition of OneBeacon by Intact Financial Corporation.
  • Advised Sirius International Group on the issuance of SEK 2.75 billion (approximately US$340 million) floating rate callable subordinated notes, due 2047, the largest SEK insurance hybrid issuance to date.
  • Advised Jazz Investments I Limited, a Bermuda company, and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc, on its private placement of US$575 million aggregate principal amount of its 1.875% exchangeable senior notes due 2021 to several investment banks acting as initial purchasers who subsequently resold the notes to various qualified institutional buyers.


  • BPP Law School, London, Legal Practice Course, 2011
  • University of Kent, LLB (Hons), 2010
  • University of Kent, LLM, 2008
  • Acadia University, BA, 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Bermuda, Barrister & Attorney, 2013

27 Feb 2019
Conyers advises Bermuda’s first two companies approved under its new initial coin offering (ICO) regulations

19 Nov 2018
Conyers Advises Sirius International Insurance Group Ltd. on its US$2.2 billion IPO via its business combination with Easterly Acquisition Corp.

25 Jun 2018
Conyers advises Limestone Re Ltd on its US$278 million notes issuance

05 Mar 2018
Conyers advises AXA in connection with its US$15.3 billion agreement to acquire XL Group

04 Feb 2018
Conyers advises on the licensing of Munich Re of Bermuda, Ltd.

31 Oct 2017
Conyers advises on the first Cryptocurrency launch in Bermuda

29 Sep 2017
Conyers advises OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. and White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. in connection with the US$1.7 billion acquisition of OneBeacon by Intact Financial Corporation

22 Sep 2017
Conyers advised Sirius International Group Ltd. on its Swedish Krona (“SEK”) 2.75 billion (approximately US$340 million) Floating Rate Callable Subordinated Note offering

30 Mar 2017
Conyers advised Sanders Re Ltd. on its US$375 million notes issuance

05 Jan 2017
Conyers advises Elliott Management Corporation on their acquisition of Aeolus Capital Management Ltd.

15 Dec 2016
Conyers advises Enstar Group Limited on the establishment and capitalization of KaylaRe Holdings Ltd.

01 Sep 2015
Conyers advises Qatar Reinsurance Company Limited on its re-domicile to Bermuda

23 Jun 2015
Conyers Advises on the formation and licensing of ABR Re

10 Jun 2015
Conyers advised on the formation, licensing and capitalisation of Fidelis Insurance Holdings Limited and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Fidelis Insurance Bermuda Limited

08 Apr 2015
Conyers advises Tower Group International Ltd. on its acquisition by ACP Re Ltd.

14 Aug 2014
Conyers advises on US$575 million exchangeable senior note issue

18 Mar 2014
Conyers advises Castlelake on its US$515.6 million aircraft securitization

22 May 2013
Conyers advises Allstate Insurance Company on US$350 million catastrophe bond deal

  • Recognised in the 2019 edition of Legal 500 Caribbean (insurance)
  • Bermuda Bar Association