22 Feb 2016

Hatstone Lawyers ranks 14th in The Lawyer’s Top 30 Offshore Firms

Hatstone has been ranked 14th in the Top 30 Offshore Law Firms published by The Lawyer. The Lawyer ranks the offshore firms by the number of qualified lawyers in their businesses. The firm has the lowest fee-earner to non-fee earner ratio in the Top 30 and a high proportion of senior qualified staff to junior staff (giving a ratio of 1.6:1).

Litigation Partner, Advocate Mike Preston joined the firm mid-way through 2015 and he has already made a significant impact. The firm is now receiving regular instructions in relation to contentious private wealth and commercial disputes.

Partner Carl O’Shea commented:

“We would sincerely like to thank our clients, business partners and staff for all of their support.”

Hatstone Lawyers is a leading boutique law firm providing legal services from its three offices in Jersey, Panama and South Africa. Hatstone prides itself on its in-depth technical expertise and knowledge and the development and implementation of innovative solutions for its clients.

04 Feb 2016

Senior Associate Carol-Ann Le Boutillier wins Silver at the Citywealth 2015 Power Woman Awards

Carol-Ann Le Boutillier has achieved a silver award in the category of “Woman of the Year: Business Services” at the third Citywealth Power Woman Awards, missing out on the top spot to Gail McCourt (head of regional market strategy and development at RBC Wealth Management). The awards programme seeks to champion women in the wealth sector and highlight the female leaders of today and tomorrow.

City wealth Power Woman award
Group Partner Simon Vivian commented:

“We are exceptionally proud of Carol-Ann for achieving this result given the calibre of competition in her category. The award acknowledges her talent as a private client advisor and her contribution to our business as Head of Marketing.”

Carol-Ann had recently been recognised in the Citywealth Leaders List 2015 as a leading lawyer and prominent figure and names in the Citywealth 2015 IFC Power Women Top 200 list.