Cox Hallett Wilkinson is the third largest law firm in Bermuda. It was formed in January 1998 by the merger of two long established local law firms and subsequently strengthened its presence on the island with the merger with former Ernst & Young-tied firm Hollis & Co. in July 2004. The firm serves a diverse local and international clientele focusing primarily on corporate and commercial, litigation, private client, estate planning, real estate and intellectual property-related matters.
Its affiliated company Coson Corporate Services Limited provides corporate administrative services to a variety of local and exempted companies carrying on business in, among other things, insurance, reinsurance, mutual funds, investment holdings, international trade, shipping and aviation.
State House Trust Company Limited, CHW’s licensed trust company, regulated by the Bermuda Monetary Authority, provides trustee services and related private client services.
CHW is the Bermuda member of Meritas, a global network of medium-sized law firms.