Guernsey is one of the world's most sophisticated international finance centres and a pivotal jurisdiction for offshore business. Independent in outlook, it is well regulated, with a robust legislative framework.
Chambers 2013 legal directory states the team is lauded for "its very responsive approach to client care and its understanding of the needs of clients on high-profile, international deals."
In recent years Guernsey has grown both financially and in reputation. Its tax transparency has earned it international ‘whitelist’ status, alongside jurisdictions such as the UK and USA.
Our Guernsey lawyers provide comprehensive Guernsey legal advice relating to Guernsey corporate law, Guernsey investment funds law, Guernsey litigation law, and Guernsey insurance and reinsurance legal advice. Led by Bedell partner Mark Helyar, our hand-picked team of legal experts offers not only an in-depth knowledge of Guernsey law but a thorough understanding of cross-jurisdictional issues.
Its expertise ranges from banking, corporate, regulatory and commercial law to all types of investment funds, captive insurance work and litigation. Bedell Trust Guernsey specialises in corporate administration and bespoke SPV and investment structures. It also provides company formation services.
With its focus on financial services, business law and litigation, Bedell Cristin’s Guernsey office strengthens the group’s overall ability to provide a first class service to clients.
Alasdair Davidson and Jon Barclay write the Guernsey chapter and David Cadin and Dina El-Gazzar write the Jersey chapter of the fifth edition of The Dispute Resolution Review.
Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in The Dispute Resolution Review, 5th edition (published in February 2013 – editor Richard Clark). For further information please email Adam.Sargent@lbresearch.com