Conyers Dill and Pearman has appointed Derek Stenson as partner in its Cayman Islands corporate practice.
Stenson, whose main expertise is in insurance, reinsurance and structured products, leaves his previous role as senior counsel at Walkers after nearly seven years with the practice.
Stenson began his career at William Fry in 2003 and brings 15 years of experience in the insurance industry.
Stenson commented: “I’m really looking forward to working with the team and contributing to the ongoing success of the firm, it is highly regarded and has an unrivalled reputation in my areas of focus, so joining forces was an easy decision.”
Conyers Dill partner and head of the Cayman Islands office, Kevin Butler, said the firm was delighted to welcome Stenson aboard.
Butler added: “I have known Derek Stenson personally for some years and his background, particularly in insurance and reinsurance, makes him a custom fit for us.”
“We are very confident that his significant and broad expertise will help us further strengthen our position in Cayman”.