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Two Collas Crill lawyers named in E-Privateclient’s ‘Top 35 Under 35’

| September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hot on the heels of their win at the STEP Private Client Awards last week, two Collas Crill lawyers have featured in E-Privateclient’s annual ‘Top 35 Under 35’ list. The list featured Group Partner Joanne Sealand Partner Kellyann Ozouf from Collas Crill’s private client team, which was named ‘Legal Team of the Year (midsize)’ at […]

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Collas Crill named Legal Team of the Year at STEP Private Client Awards

| September 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

CollasCrill’s private client team has been named ‘Legal Team of the Year (midsize)’ at the STEP Private Client Awards 2015/16. The awards, now in their tenth year, set the industry standard and highlight excellence among private client practitioners. The Presiding Judges commented: “CollasCrill impressed with the breadth of expertise they are able to offer, with […]

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Collas Crill appoints commercial property specialist to meet growing demand for UK property advice

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill’s UK real estate team is expanding to meet increasing demand with the appointment of associate Donald Millar. Donald joins the firm from Brodies LLP in Edinburgh, one of Scotland’s largest law firms. He has a wealth of experience acting for secured lenders as well as in all aspects of commercial and residential property, […]

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Collas Crill shortlisted for two STEP Private Client Awards

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill has been shortlisted in the Contentious Trusts and Estates Team of the Year and Legal Team of The Year (mid-size) categories in the esteemed Society of Trust and Estate Practitioner (STEP) Private Client Awards for 2015. Now in their tenth year, the awards are widely considered to set the industry standard for excellence […]

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Latest wave of regulation could create challenges for the offshore funds industry

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The next implementation phase of the new European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) from the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) could be a riptide that creates challenges for the offshore funds industry if businesses do not understand the potential impact and do not take steps to prepare. The European Union regulation on derivatives, central counterparties […]

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Guernsey trust’s major contribution to world-leading Centre for Cancer Immunology

| June 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The generosity of a Guernsey-based charitable trust, set up by Guernsey residents Jim and the late Peggy Wilkinson, will go a long way to helping the University of Southampton realise its goal of building a new world-leading research centre in cancer immunology and immunotherapy. A £1 million gift has been given by the Wilkinson Charitable […]

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Guernsey cannot afford complacency on cyber security

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Newly published research emphasises the risk of cyber attack for Guernsey businesses that fail to protect their data with the correct security measures and internal procedures. A recent UK government report showed that 81% of large businesses and 60% of small businesses suffered a security breach in the last 12 months. Offshore businesses are among […]

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Collas Crill makes new year promotions

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill has made a number of promotions in its Guernsey, Jersey and Singapore offices, effective from 1 January 2015. In Guernsey, corporate, funds and risk and regulatory specialist Wayne Atkinson has been promoted to group partner. In Jersey, fiduciary specialist David Dorgan has been promoted to partner. Fiduciary specialist Karen Farman becomes Of Counsel, […]

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Collas Crill merge with CARD in Cayman to produce unique client offering

| November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill and Cayman firm Charles Adams Ritchie & Duckworth (CARD) have announced that they are, subject to regulatory approvals, to merge with effect from a date early in the New Year. The merger creates the first and currently only law firm with offices in Singapore, the Cayman Islands, London and each of the Channel […]

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Making steel and glass sweat for overseas investors – Collas Crill to host expert researcher at UK property seminar

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A wave of economic recovery sweeping across the UK, combined with low levels of Grade A supply of commercial property in some parts of the country, is creating an environment for rental growth and an opportunity for international investors. And with Jersey and Guernsey fast becoming seen as the jurisdictions of choice for Asian real […]

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