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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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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 wills specialist is sworn in as a Jersey Solicitor

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill’s wills and succession specialist Julie Harrigan has been sworn in as a Jersey Solicitor. She becomes the firm’s only female Jersey solicitor and, as well as being promoted to Associate at the firm, has been invited to be the local Adjunct for the Testate and Intestate Succession paper at the Institute of Law. […]

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