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Collas Crill acts in £10million Comprop deal

| August 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill’s commercial property team in Jersey has advised property developer Comprop (C.I.) Limited on the acquisition of 13-14 Esplanade, St Helier, worth £10,750,000. The deal, which completed in July, saw Jersey partner and commercial property specialist Paul Harben and conveyancing manager Shaun O’Connor work on the freehold conveyance of the tenanted commercial property, centrally […]

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Collas Crill advises on sale of Liberation Group

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill’s property and commercial departments have advised leading Channel Island chain, the Liberation Group, on its £118m sale to Caledonia Investments plc. Formed in 2008, the Liberation Group owns the largest group of pubs and eateries in the Channel Islands with a total of 68 premises; 44 in Jersey, 22 in Guernsey and two […]

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Business from Russia part of future for Channel Islands

| March 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Despite challenging economic conditions there are still opportunities for Channel Island businesses in Russia, according to professionals from offshore law firm Collas Crill and trust and corporate services provider Equiom. Sanctions, a deteriorating Russian economy, a complex and fast-moving geo-political situation and the continued impact of corruption are just a few of the factors that […]

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Collas Crill wins landmark case on State Immunity

| January 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill has acted for the winning party in a decision issued by Jersey’s Royal Court in a landmark case on State Immunity. Collas Crill Partner Elena Moran acted for Tepe, a construction company based in Turkey. Tepe entered into two contracts with the defendant, Botaş, to assist with the construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (“BTC”) […]

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Collas Crill advises award-winning fund promoter on new fund launch

| January 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill has advised the award-winning Darwin group in relation to the launch of a unique bereavement services fund. The Darwin Bereavement Services Fundis a new alternative investment proposition for UK local authority pension schemes which will seek to invest in UK crematoria and related bereavement services entities. This strategy reflects Darwin’s overall goal of […]

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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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Increase in luxury property sales shows confidence in Jersey

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

A surge in high net worth individuals relocating to Jersey is having a positive effect on the island’s economy. Last year’s significant increase in luxury property sales, which totaled £90 million in comparison to the last five year average of £25m, added a welcome £4 million to the public purse and demonstrates confidence in Jersey, […]

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Overseas interest in Jersey’s property market is positive

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

INTEREST from overseas investors in Jersey’s property market is a having a positive impact on the island. Collas Crill partner Martin Le Boutillier said there had been a noticeable increase in overseas interest in both residential and commercial property. In recent months, the law firm has been involved in a number of high value transactions […]

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