Expertise: Funds, private equity.
Michael became a partner of Bedell Cristin in 1986, acted as Managing Partner from 1996 to 2002 and is now Executive Chairman of Bedell Trust. He has advised for more than 25 years in all aspects of financial services and legal work, dealing particularly with mutual funds, private equity structures, and carried interest vehicles and listed companies. Michael also has an extensive international private client practice, advising families on the structuring of their affairs offshore.
Michael also acts as a non-executive director on numerous companies, with particular reference to mutual funds, fund management companies and several listed companies. His clients include Barclays Bank/Barclays Global Investors, Citigroup, Industri Kapital, Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch, and several other private equity groups in Europe and further afield.
Michael has appeared in the "Honours List" in the "Leading Trustees" category in the 2012 and 2013 Citywealth Leaders List. PLC Which Lawyer 2011 recommend him in their private client category.
Professional: Advocate - Jersey, Solicitor* - England & Wales, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).