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Carey Olsen advises on Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate’s £351.5 million secondary fund raising

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has advised existing client Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate plc (KWERE) on its secondary equity issuance which raised £351.5 million (through a firm placing and placing and open offer). KWERE is a closed-ended collective investment fund incorporated in Jersey that invests primarily in real estate and real estate loans in Europe. The launch […]

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Carey Olsen ranked tier 1 for its corporate and funds work across the Channel Islands by IFLR1000

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen’s work in the financial andcorporate and investment funds areas in Guernsey and Jersey has been recognised by the legal industry in the2015 International Financial Law Review 1000 (IFLR1000) guide. The new results come just after the firm gained tier 1 rankings across all of its Channel Island practice areas in The UK Legal […]

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Carey Olsen recognised for litigation expertise in2014 FT Innovative Lawyers report

Carey Olsen recognised for litigation expertise in2014 FT Innovative Lawyers report

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has been included in the 2014 Financial Times Innovative Lawyers report for a ground-breaking Jersey case involving a request for information under a tax information exchange agreement (TIEA). The high profile report, which is based on activity in the European legal market, ‘commended’ Carey Olsen as one of the most innovative law firms […]

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Carey Olsen advises Compropon the sale and development of the former GT Carssite on Bas CourtilsRoad

Carey Olsen advises Compropon the sale and development of the former GT Carssite on Bas CourtilsRoad

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen advised Comprop on the sale of the former GT Cars site to the Channel Islands Co-Operative Society Limited.  Following the sale,Comprop has agreed to develop the site for its new owners. With completion of the development anticipated during the latter part of 2015, it will provide a 1,883 square foot ‘En Route’ store, […]

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Carey Olsen advises on first migration of a foundation to Guernsey

Carey Olsen advises on first migration of a foundation to Guernsey

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has registered the first migration of a foundation from another jurisdiction to Guernsey with the Guernsey Registry. Lloyd’s Trust Company (Channel Islands) Limited made the decision to move a Liechtenstein-based foundation to Guernsey following the introduction of foundations legislation into Guernsey law last year. Carey Olsen prepared the migration application for submission to […]

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Legal 500 UK heralds Carey Olsen as the number one Channel Islands legal advise

Legal 500 UK heralds Carey Olsen as the number one Channel Islands legal advise

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The new release of the Legal 500 UK, the leading industry report that grades law firms across the UK, has ranked Carey Olsen in tier one across all of its 16 practice categories in the Channel Islands, making it the only offshore law firm to have top tier status across the board. Released yesterday on […]

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Global recognition for Carey Olsen specialists

Global recognition for Carey Olsen specialists

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen lawyers from the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey have been recognised as leaders in their fields by this year’s Who’s Who Legal guides. In all 16 of Carey Olsen’s lawyers will be listed in the 2015compendium edition. Carey Olsen is named as Firm of the Year in Guernsey in the Who’s Who Legal […]

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Offshore law firm advises on one of the largest ever private equity investments in North Sea oil

Offshore law firm advises on one of the largest ever private equity investments in North Sea oil

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen advised private equity firm Blue Water Energy on its joint venture with Blackstone to invest $500 million in Siccar Point Energy, a new North Sea focused oil company. Blue Water Energy, a London-based investment firm that specialises in oil and gas private equity, and private equity group Blackstoneled the investment which will be […]

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Corporate Adviser rankings confirms Carey Olsen as offshore legal adviser of choice to LSE clients

Corporate Adviser rankings confirms Carey Olsen as offshore legal adviser of choice to LSE clients

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen holds its position as the only offshore law firm to be recognisedin the top 10 firms advising London Stock Market (LSE) clients, according to the most recent (August 2014) Corporate Advisers Rankings Guide produced by Adviser Rankings Limited. The law firm has retained its position, both as the number four legal adviser to […]

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Carey Olsen wins prestigious Offshore Firm of the Year award at The Lawyer Awards 2014

Carey Olsen wins prestigious Offshore Firm of the Year award at The Lawyer Awards 2014

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has been recognised as Offshore Firm of the Year by The Lawyer Magazine. Held on 25 June at the Grosvenor House Hotel London and hosted this year by Joanna Lumley, the Lawyer Awards is an annual awards ceremony that celebrates excellence in the legal profession across private practice, the public sector, commerce and […]

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