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Adam Cole called to the Guernsey Bar

Adam Cole called to the Guernsey Bar

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The partners at Appleby are pleased to offer their congratulations to Adam Cole who was sworn as Advocate of the Royal Court on 23 June 2014. Adam is the first lawyer in the Guernsey office to complete the qualification process to the Guernsey Bar since the office opened in 2010. Adam works in the Litigation […]

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Mourant Ozannes leads offshore law firm FTSE rankings

Mourant Ozannes leads offshore law firm FTSE rankings

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes advises more FTSE listed companies than any other offshore law firm, according to the latest set of ratings published by the Adviser Rankings Limited (ARL) Corporate Advisers Rankings Guide. Recognised for advising 14 FTSE listed companies – four FTSE 100 and 10 FTSE 250 clients, the firm also places […]

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Guernsey needs to implement commercial legislation more quickly, says Collas Crill companies expert Ian Kirk

| May 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guernsey needs to implement commercial legislation more quickly, says Guernsey Companies Law expert Ian Kirk. The Collas Crill partner told the ICSA Guernsey annual conference recently that, following proposed amendments to the six-year-old Guernsey Companies Guernsey Law, the Island also needs to improve its insolvency legislation. The process has started but Advocate Kirk stressed that […]

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Saffery Champness directors recognised in 2014 Citywealth Leaders’ List

Saffery Champness directors recognised in 2014 Citywealth Leaders’ List

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four directors of Saffery Champness Registered Fiduciaries in Guernsey have been recognised in the Citywealth Leaders List 2014. The ninth annual leaders list features prominent figures from across the legal and private wealth management sectors. The list is compiled annually after extensive research and consultation with global peers and private client recommendations including references and […]

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Carey Olsen doubles BVI office with new appointments

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has appointed three lawyers in its British Virgin Islands (BVI) office in a move that significantly extends the firm’s banking, corporate and investment funds client offering. Investment funds specialist Philipp Neumann and banking and corporate specialist Elizabeth Killeen have joined as senior associates and Sharon Mungall has been appointed as a legal associate […]

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Mourant Ozannes advises on John Laing Environmental Assets Group Limited IPO

Mourant Ozannes advises on John Laing Environmental Assets Group Limited IPO

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes has advised John Laing Environmental Assets Group Limited (JLEN) on all Guernsey-related aspects of its listing on the main market of London Stock Exchange plc to raise gross proceeds of £160 million in its placing and initial public offering of Ordinary Shares. The proceeds of the issue will be […]

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Who’s Who Legal awards Carey Olsen Guernsey law firm of the year

Who’s Who Legal awards Carey Olsen Guernsey law firm of the year

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has been named Guernsey Law Firm of the Year 2014 for the fourth time by Who’s Who Legal, recognising the firm’s achievements within the global legal market alongside a list of international law firms including Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Allen & Overy, Baker & McKenzie and Clifford Chance. Who’s Who Legal is an independent […]

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Bedell Cristin’s latest advocate, Richard Sharp, was called to the Guernsey Bar last month

Bedell Cristin’s latest advocate, Richard Sharp, was called to the Guernsey Bar last month

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Senior Associate at the Bedell Cristin’s Guernsey office, Richard has over 11 years’ experience in corporate law, both in the UK and offshore. His experience in the UK included working for a large national law firm, where he advised on a wide range of private and public corporate transactions and specialised in initial public […]

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New Advocate for Mourant Ozannes

New Advocate for Mourant Ozannes

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes has a new Guernsey Advocate. Matthew Guthrie, who is a Senior Associate within the International Trusts & Private Client practice, has been sworn in at the Royal Court of Guernsey having successfully completed his studies. Advocate Guthrie undertook his Guernsey Bar examinations at the start of 2013 and went […]

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Mourant Ozannes is best Guernsey law firm according to Funddomiciles.com

Mourant Ozannes is best Guernsey law firm according to Funddomiciles.com

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes has been voted best Guernsey law firm for 2013 in the Service Provider Awards for the global fund management website FundDomiciles.com. The awards, covering the achievements and successes of law firms and administrators across the globe were announced at the Funddomiciles.com annual forum. The process saw votes cast by […]

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