The next generation of law firm specialising
in all aspects of banking, finance, investment funds and corporate law.
Who we are
Benedek Lewin is a boutique corporate and finance practice located in the heart of Hamilton’s financial district specializing in all aspects of banking, finance, investment funds, real estate and corporate and commercial law.
Our philosophy is simple. To provide legal solutions to our clients as efficiently as possible. Our approach is straightforward. We listen to our clients’ needs and tailor our legal services accordingly. Our service is first class. We provide our clients with a personal service from a dedicated senior lawyer who will be available to assist and advise on all matters.
We have considerable experience in the management of international transactions and have a wide network of trusted law firms in all of the major legal jurisdictions.
What we do
We don’t do everything, but what we do, we do well, on time and on budget.
Our expertise is in corporate and finance and includes banking and finance, investment funds, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, corporate and commercial law.
Benedek Lewin is supported by specialist service companies. Through the Omnium Group, we are able to provide our clients with corporate administration services, trust administration services, Bermuda Stock Exchange listing services and a wide range of bespoke support solutions to provide a comprehensive range of services to our clients. We can assist with the regulatory and administrative requirements of doing business in or from Bermuda and allow you to concentrate on your core business.
Banking and Finance – we are able to advise on all aspects of banking, finance and capital markets. Our lawyers have been involved with some of the biggest financing transactions in Bermuda and offer practical, targeted advice.
Investments Funds – whether you are launching a new fund, restructuring an existing fund, or simply require ongoing advice and assistance on compliance and regulatory matterswe have extensive experience and understand the challenges involved.
Corporate acquisitions and disposals – we have experience of a wide range of corporate deals. Our lawyers have advised on some of the biggest deals in Bermuda and around the world relating to hospitals, aircraft, shops, hotels, golf courses, oil rigs, boats, satellites and almost anything else you may be able to think of!
Mergers and acquisitions – we have worked on many international M&A deals for purchasers and sellers. Whether moving to or leaving Bermuda, carrying on business locally or internationally, we are able to advise on all types of transactions.
Corporate and Commercial Law – we advise on all areas of corporate and commercial law.
Trusts – we advise on all aspects of trust law, including the establishment, restructuring and winding up of private, charitable, purpose and commercial trusts.
How we work
We are different. We listen to our clients. We respond to their needs quickly. We are open and collaborative and provide our clients with online access to our workflows to enable them to review and comment on their matters in real time. We are transparent with our time and billing. We do not set targets for our lawyers but reward them on the basis of successful outcomes not hours billed.
We want to get to know our clients and for our clients to get to know more about us and the way we work. Call or email us for more information.
Meet our specialised team who have the knowledge and experience to meet any requirement you may have.
Megan Benedek is the founder of Benedek Lewin. Megan was admitted as a barrister in Lincoln’s Inn in 1996 and in Bermuda in 1997.
Simon Benedek qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales in 1996 and worked in the City of London for many years before moving to Bermuda in 2005
Declan heads up the Property Team for both Residential and Commercial Property transactions and provides comprehensive advice to both local and international clients.
Peter’s practice covers all areas of civil and commercial litigation. He has a growing reputation for advising on complex legal issues and securing meaningful results for clients. He is always mindful of the importance of managing the costs and risks of litigation.
Stephen Males was called to the Bermuda Bar in 2003 and to the Ontario Bar in 2013. Stephen practices in all areas of property law
Caleb Crockwell is an Associate in the Corporate Department of Benedek Lewin where he is involved in a wide range of transactional matters and has particular interest in Insurance Law.
Lt Col (Retired) William White is Benedek Lewin's CFO and brings accounting and leadership experience to the firm, and ensures that our systems work with military discipline.
Akanke is a key member of Omnium Trust Company Limited’s team of specialists having joined in May 2016. She is a Senior Trust Professional charged with the day to day running of Omnium Trust Company Limited.
Randell is Benedek Lewin’s Senior Executive Secretary and has an impressive wealth of conveyancing experience having worked in the property world for over 20 years.