Tag: Royal Court of Guernsey

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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Guernsey Lawyer David Jones Admitted as Advocate

Guernsey Lawyer David Jones Admitted as Advocate

| February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen senior associate, David Jones, has been admitted as an advocate of the Royal Court of Guernsey and called to the Guernsey Bar. Advocate Jones provides specialist advice in relation to business restructuring and insolvency in contentious, non-contentious and multi-jurisdictional matters. During his time at Carey Olsen Advocate Jones has worked on a range […]

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Guernsey court denies US regulator access to Guernsey litigation

Guernsey court denies US regulator access to Guernsey litigation

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Royal Court of Guernsey has confirmed that non-parties seeking to be joined to current litigation need to satisfy various criteria before being allowed to join proceedings. The joint liquidators of a number of BVI and Anguilla-incorporated hedge funds, represented by Carey Olsen’s litigation team, are seeking to repatriate assets held in accounts in Guernsey […]

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Carey Olsen’s Richard Field admitted as a Guernsey advocate

Carey Olsen’s Richard Field admitted as a Guernsey advocate

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen senior associate, Richard Field, was admitted as an advocate of the Royal Court of Guernsey. Advocate Field specialises in corporate and commercial litigation, including banking, investment and funds litigation. He advises regularly on regulatory and compliance issues, including anti-money laundering (AML), e-gaming and data protection, often involving reports to the authorities and is […]

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Lay members sought for new Mental Health Review Tribunal

| November 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bailiwick residents who have experience of social care or health issues within the private, public or voluntary sectors are being sought to apply to sit on the islands’ first Mental Health Review Tribunal. This Tribunal has been created by the Bailiwick’s new Mental Health Law, which will come into effect on 1 April 2013. One […]

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Mourant Ozannes secures Propinvest worldwide freezing order

| August 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Royal Court of Guernsey has granted worldwide freezing orders and other interim relief in respect of the assets of the Propinvest Group of companies and their directors. Christopher Edwards and Abel Lyall of leading law firm Mourant Ozannes were successful in the application for the interim orders on behalf of Grant Thornton, the Joint […]

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