Elizabeth Denman




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Elizabeth Denman


Elizabeth Denman is a director in the corporate department in the Bermuda office of Conyers Dill & Pearman. She joined Conyers in 2009 after spending nine years as the leader of the investment funds practice at another Bermuda law firm.

Elizabeth has broad experience in all aspects of corporate, commercial and securities law, with particular emphasis and expertise in structuring investment funds, including hedge funds, partnerships, closed ended funds, master and feeder structures, and ILS funds. Prior to arriving in Bermuda, her experience included working as head of listings at the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange and as legal counsel to the Toronto Stock Exchange. She also spent several years in private practice in Toronto, Canada, specialising in securities transactions and IPOs, particularly in the mining and natural resource sectors. Elizabeth is a member of the Asset Management Section of the Bermuda Business Development Corporation.

Professional Background

  • Leader of the Investment Funds practice at a Bermuda law firm, 2000 – 2009
  • Head of Listings, Cayman Islands Stock Exchange
  • Legal counsel, Toronto Stock Exchange


  • Queen's University at Kingston, Canada, LLB, 1994
  • University of Toronto, Hons. BA, 1991

Bar Admissions

  • Ontario, 1996
  • Bermuda, 2002

Industry Accolades

  • Recognised in the 2014 edition of Legal 500 Caribbean (corporate and commercial)
  • Recognised in the 2013 edition (and since 2012) of Chambers Global (corporate and finance)

Industry Publications

  • Co-author of "Bermuda" chapter in The Asset Management Review, October 2012 (Law Business Research Ltd.)