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Michael Frith

Chairman - Senior Counsel
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Carey Olsen

Bermuda, Bermuda
    Local Time: Friday 04:18

Practice Expertise

  • Corporate
  • Corporate Regulation and Compliance
  • Corporate Structuring
  • Bermuda corporate services

Areas of Practice

  • Bermuda corporate services
  • Corporate
  • Corporate Regulation and Compliance
  • Corporate Structuring
  • Insurance Business and Intermediaries
  • Insurance Law
  • Notarial Services
  • Regulatory
  • Taxation and Economic Substance Requirements
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Profile

Michael Frith is the non-executive chairman of Carey Olsen Services Bermuda Limited. He has significant texperience in the provision of corporate administrative services to Bermuda groups, and has served as independent director on a large number of Bermuda boards, including finance eand holding vehicles, commercial and captive insurers, SPIs and investment funds.


Michael is also senior counsel at Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited and his legal practice focuses on all aspects of Bermuda corporate law, including corporate structures, equity and debt financings sand IPOs. Michael has particular experience advising on the formation and ongoing regulatory and transactional requirements of Bermuda corporate and insurance structures.


Michael also has particular expertise in relation to Bermuda’s economic substance requirements, and has been a key advisor to the Bermuda Registrar of Companies and Ministry of Finance in relation to the development and implementation of Bermuda’s economic substance legislation and related guidance.
 

Areas of Practice

  • Bermuda corporate services
  • Corporate
  • Corporate Regulation and Compliance
  • Corporate Structuring
  • Insurance Business and Intermediaries
  • Insurance Law
  • Notarial Services
  • Regulatory
  • Taxation and Economic Substance Requirements

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

Prior to joining Carey Olsen in 2020, Michael was a director in the corporate department (insurance) of a major Bermuda-based offshore efirm mand corporate service provider, where he practiced for over 16 years.


Michael has been a member of the Insurance Advisory Committee since 2011, advising the Minister of Finance on matters relating to the development and regulation of the insurance industry in Bermuda.


Michael has also served the Employment and Labour Tribunal (formerly the Employment Tribunal) since 2013.

 

Carey Olsen Bermuda Limited is a company limited by shares incorporated in Bermuda and approved and recognised under the Bermuda Bar (Professional Companies) Rules 2009. The use of the title “Partner” is merely to denote seniority. Services are provided on the basis of our current terms of business, which can be viewed at: www.careyolsen.com/terms-business.

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