Expertise: Insurance and reinsurance, funds, protected/incorporated cell companies, finance.
Mark has a particular specialisation in the use of protected cell companies (PCCs) for investment funds and insurance purposes and assisted in drafting the 2006 Guernsey law relating to incorporated cell companies. As well as substantial corporate, commercial and investment fund practices, Mark is recognised as a leading practitioner in the insurance market and is acknowledged by Chambers 2013 where clients say he is "one of the local experts" and is "very responve and knowledgeable." He is recognised as a leading individual by the current Legal 500 directory and Legal 500 2011/12 directory states he is "technically sound" and "comes up with innovative solutions". He is also recognised as a leading lawyer in Financial and Corporate in IFLR1000 2013 and PLC Which Lawyer 2011 recommends Mark in banking and finance.
Mark is regularly instructed by foreign regulatory authorities and governments on the implementation of segregated cell company legislation. He also sits as a voting member on a Guernsey parliamentary committee responsible for internal audit.
Professional: Advocate - Guernsey, Accredited commercial mediator.
Mark Helyar, Partner writes the Guernsey Chapter for Insurance & Reinsurance 2013. This article appeared in the 2nd edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Insurance & Reinsurance; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London (www.iclg.co.uk)
Mar 04 2013
Feb 25 2013
Feb 18 2013
Jan 16 2013
Oct 09 2012
Oct 01 2012
Mark Helyar, Partner, takes a look at the world of insurance law - published in Lawyer Monthly August 2012.
Aug 01 2012
Jul 12 2012
Mark Helyar, Partner discusses "What is ILS Investment?" - published in Global Business Magazine June 2012.
Jun 30 2012
Mar 29 2012
A brief guide to Mauritius, by Mark Helyar Managing Partner, Bedell Guernsey and sponsoring partner, Mauritius operation - published in Business Brief September 2011.
Sep 15 2011
Aug 25 2011