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Legal Week's Private Client Global Elite 2018:
What has been the highlight of your practice over the past 12 months?
Building a reputation in the Bermuda market as the best trusts and estates litigator and the only true specialist.
What advice would you give rising stars/new lawyers in the private client world?
Put client service above all else and subject to this, make every effort to write for publications as often as possible and no less than twice per year.
What is your favourite quote?
“To err is human; to forgive, divine,” Alexander Pope.
Keith Robinson is a partner in the trusts and private wealth and dispute resolution practices of Carey Olsen Bermuda. He has more than 20 years experience of a wide range of commercial litigation including in particular expertise in high-value trust litigation and court approved trust restructurings, often with a multi-jurisdictional element. He has represented trustees, beneficiaries, settlors and protectors in a wide range of contentious and non-contentious cases before the Supreme Court of Bermuda. Keith has been involved in many major trust cases in Bermuda and has advised trustees, beneficiaries, settlors and protectors in respect of a wide range of non-contentious Bermuda trust matters and also acts as a Protector.
Prior to joining Carey Olsen in 2017, Keith was partner at another offshore law firm in Bermuda having relocated to the Island in 2008. Keith was called to the Bar in Northern Ireland (1996), Ireland (2000), Bermuda (2009) and England and Wales (2010). He is an elected member of the International Academy of Estate and Trust Law (TIAETL) and a member of STEP, currently serving as Chair of the STEP Bermuda Committee. He serves on the Trust Focus Group and the Trust Law Reform Committee of the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA).