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Carey Olsen advises on first registration of Airbus A319 on CI registry

Carey Olsen advises on first registration of Airbus A319 on CI registry

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has acted as the legal adviser to a major international aircraft leasing and finance business and the first registration of an Airbus A319 on the Channel Island’s recently launched Aviation Registry, the 2-Reg. The registration formed part of a larger financing and leasing transaction undertaken on a tight time frame., The matter was […]

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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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Offshore law firm advises Nimrod Sea Assets Limited on LSE listing

Offshore law firm advises Nimrod Sea Assets Limited on LSE listing

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has advised Nimrod Sea Assets Limited on its successful initial public offering on the Specialist Fund Market of the London Stock Exchange. Key facts: Guernsey-domiciled company with a market capitalisation of US$130 million. Nimrod Sea Assets will acquire, charter and sell marine assets associated with the offshore oil and gas industry. Carey Olsen […]

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Carey Olsen recognised by ‘Best Companies’ 2014

Carey Olsen recognised by ‘Best Companies’ 2014

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the first year and on its first application, offshore law firm Carey Olsen has achieved the Best Companies’ One Star Status in its 2014 annual engagement survey. Key facts: The firm joins 16 UK legal sector firms to be accredited and is the only offshore law firm to feature. Best Companies is the workplace […]

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Carey Olsen appoints new Counsel in London

Carey Olsen appoints new Counsel in London

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Corporate and finance lawyer Claire McConway has been appointed Of Counsel within the British Virgin Islands (BVI) practice of multi-jurisdictional offshore law firm Carey Olsen. Key facts: In this London-based role, Ms McConway will focus on developing the firm’s Russian practice. Ms McConway practised corporate law for nine years at leading international UK and US […]

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Offshore law firm maintains strong position as legal adviser to LSE clients

Offshore law firm maintains strong position as legal adviser to LSE clients

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen remains the top offshore legal adviser to London Stock Market (LSE) listed clients, according to the Corporate Advisers Rankings Guide (Q1 2014), a position the firm established and has retained since records started in 2005. Key details: The Corporate Advisers Rankings Guide lists institutional advisers and their quoted clients. The law firms section […]

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Guernsey introduces limited liability partnerships

Guernsey introduces limited liability partnerships

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The States of Guernsey has responded to increasing demands from local and international businesses for limited liability partnership structures (LLPs) and has approved draft legislation which is expected to receive Royal Assent and come into force before July 2014. Carey Olsen corporate partners, advocate David Crosland and advocate Tom Carey, hosted a recent seminar outlining […]

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Insolvency litigators get clarity on important point of law

Insolvency litigators get clarity on important point of law

| February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

A recent case heard before the Royal Court in Guernsey has provided clear guidance on the application of the principle of modified universalism to insolvency matters in Guernsey. The case of EFG Private Bank (Channel Islands) Ltd v BC Capital Group SA (In Liquidation) & Ors, will have significant consequences for cross-border insolvencies which have […]

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High-profile Guernsey trust court case sets important precedent on trustee liability

High-profile Guernsey trust court case sets important precedent on trustee liability

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has acted for the winning parties in a decision issued by Guernsey’s Royal Court in a landmark trust case involving Robert Tchenguiz and one of the offshore trust structures in which his assets are held. Carey Olsen represented Grant Thornton’s Stephen Akers and Mark McDonald, who had been appointed as joint liquidators of […]

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Carey Olsen raise over £31,500 for local charities in 2013

Carey Olsen raise over £31,500 for local charities in 2013

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen raised £31,565 in 2013 with the help of its Jersey and Guernsey charities committees in aid of Jersey Hospice Care, Jersey Alzheimer’s Association, Channel Islands Air Search, the National Autistic Society (Guernsey branch), the Alzheimer’s Society (Guernsey branch) and the Teenage Cancer Trust (Guernsey Appeal). In Jersey the firm raised £15,921 and the […]

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