Recognition

Recognition

MJM Limited is consistently recognized by some of the world’s most respected benchmarking publications for leadership in law, excellence in client service and longstanding depth of experience in our practice areas. However, nothing is more important than how our clients feel about the service we provide. Here is what they have said about us over the years, as quoted in major benchmarking publications…

"Jeremy Leese and Brian Holdipp are hands-on and service-oriented and offer professional and commercial advice of high quality."

Legal500, 2022

"Brian Holdipp and Jeremy Leese have both provided outstanding legal services for our firm in connection with intricate corporate and commercial issues we have been dealing with for our clients. Their advice on Bermuda law and communication and relations with Bermuda lawmakers and authorities have been of great value, as well as their top of the class drafting of legal and corporate documents."

Legal500, 2022

"Great team. Very service-minded and skilled."

Legal500, 2022

"It is a young but enthusiastic and driven team."

Legal500, 2022

"Fozeia Rana-Fahy and Tim Molton are both excellent, particularly in the trusts litigation arena. They are able to juggle multiple large cases, which is impressive for a team so young."

Legal500, 2022

"Very strong capabilities and significant experience in contentious trust issues. great team – easy to work with."

Legal500, 2022

"Its lawyers understand how to bring all parties to the same place quickly and reduce legal costs without compromising the terms of the deal."

Legal500, 2020

Brian Holdipp is "one of the most thorough attorneys I know."

Chambers, 2020

"All of them have an excellent grasp of the legal issues and offer practical advice. They are good at keeping us in the loop and up to date with developments, rationales and strategies"

Chambers, 2020

"They have a grasp of both employment law and the jurisdiction we operate in. They provide well-positioned advice that helps us to understand the pros and cons of each decision."

Chambers, 2020

"Jeremy Leese is a standout partner, with a sharp streetwise manner."

Legal500, 2020

Fozeia "is very knowledgeable, extremely thorough and very accessible."

Chambers, 2020

“MJM Limited's practice stands out for its shipping finance credentials, particularly in relation to the Norwegian shipping and offshore drilling sector."

Legal500, 2019

"...MJM provided a comprehensive, transparent overview of steps and an associated timeline, then adhered to the timeline in every step within their control."

IFLR1000, 2019

MJM have always provided and efficient service and are very approachable."

IFLR1000, 2019

“MJM Limited is particularly well known for banking-related matters such as fraud, constructive trust and asset tracing; the firm also fields lawyers experienced in complex, high-value trust litigation as well as in high-value international insolvencies."

Legal500, 2019

“MJM Limited is highly rated for its assistance with residential and commercial property acquisitions and sales, as well as mortgages"

Legal500, 2019

"MJM always attends to issues promptly and in a high-quality manner. My experience with the firm is that they are highly service-minded and pragmatic."

Chambers Global, 2019

"Their experience in the Bermuda market gives them an ability to advise on the question of how the law will be applied and interpreted by the local regulators."

Chambers Global, 2019

“MJM Limited’s ‘team is very knowledgeable and the advice provided is detailed, thorough and spot on in appropriateness’.”

Legal500, 2018

“MJM Limited ‘provides exceptional response times with the utmost professionalism and integrity’.”

Legal500, 2018

“Highly experienced, independent Bermudian practice that is regularly sought out by international law firms to act as Bermuda counsel on high-value transactions.”

Chambers Global, 2018

“Distinguished, independent Bermudian firm that is widely respected in the jurisdiction.”

Chambers Global, 2018

“MJM Limited ‘shows a good ability to deal with a wide range of different questions and inspires confidence across the board’.”

Chambers Global, 2018

“Always going the extra mile”

Legal500, 2018

‘The firm’s “practicality of advice” is particularly noteworthy. “They really do think about what’s in the best interests of the client”’

Chambers Global, 2017

MJM is an important industry player, particularly with regards to shipping, aviation, and energy deals. The firm also has a strong relationship with Norwegian businesses.

IFLR1000, 2017

“MJM Limited’s ‘service is of a consistently high level, with prompt response times and an understanding of what needs to be done for deals to be completed efficiently and swiftly.”

Legal500, 2016

“They’ve got their finger on the pulse of what’s going on in Bermuda; they’re very strategic in their advice and always think five steps ahead.”

Chambers Global, 2016

Regularly advises a number of highly significant domestic clients, in addition to its work for overseas entities. Particularly strong in the asset finance context and regularly receives instructions from clients based in Norway.

Chambers Global, 2017

“We find they are very keen to give you a first-class service and be seen right up there with the two big firms in terms of the quality of work they do.”

Chambers Global, 2016

“MJM remains a very good firm and punches above its weight.”

Chambers Global, 2016

Well-established independent firm drawing praise for its outstanding knowledge of the Bermudian market.

Chambers Global, 2016

MJM Limited ‘suggests solutions rather than just finding problems’.

Legal 500, 2015

MJM Limited is ‘responsive, sensible and does not overcharge’.

Legal 500, 2015

“I have been very happy with their service.”

IFLR1000, 2016

“You want to make sure he is on your side of the table.”

Chambers Global, 2014

‘…extremely good and responsive, and has good commercial awareness’.

Legal 500, 2015

“He’s tough and tenacious, and a good man to have on your side in a fight.”

Chambers Global, 2015

“Creative and innovative in their approach to litigation”

Legal500, 2014

“I’ve used a lot of law firms on a lot of different matters – Skadden, Wachtell, Sullivan & Cromwell, Shearman & Sterling – and these guys are every bit as good for what we ask them to do.”

IFLR1000, 2015

“Reputation as an expert in the field”

IFLR1000, 2014

“We are extremely happy with services they provide – they have always achieved the right result for us.”

Chambers Global, 2014

‘…earns widespread praise for his ability to “take a practical business and real approach.”‘

Chambers Global, 2014

“They are very responsive – it is very important for local counsel to be responsive, flexible and understand transaction deadlines.”

Chambers Global, 2014

“A very positive experience with a strong litigation team – I would be happy to use them again.”

Chambers Global, 2014

“…very responsive and knowledgeable and a pleasure to work with.”

IFLR1000, 2014

“A Bermudian law firm with strong cross-border capability”

IFLR1000, 2015

“…a pleasure to work with – very approachable and a very commercially minded lawyer”

Chambers Global, 2012

“…gives thoughtful advice, especially in difficult situations.”

Legal500, 2014

“Excellent litigator”

Chambers Global, 2013

“Experienced advisor”

Legal 500, 2012

‘…is often turned to for his “experience and brilliant mind.”’

Chambers Global, 2014

“…very deep knowledge of company law and familiarity with processes in the USA – he is extremely intelligent and commercial.”

Chambers Global, 2014