Corporate and Commercial

Our Experience

We provide a full range of Jersey corporate and commercial legal services across a wide range of industry sectors. We regularly advise international banks, financial services businesses, foreign corporations, local businesses, public and private companies, directors, shareholders, entrepreneurs and high-net-worth individuals on all aspects of corporate and commercial law.

Our Services

In particular, we have expertise in the following areas:

  • mergers and acquisitions;
  • cross-border transactions;
  • joint ventures;
  • corporate restructuring;
  • new business establishment;
  • redomiciliation of established businesses;
  • company reinstatement;
  • use of partnerships including limited partnerships;
  • floatations;
  • lending and security;
  • regulatory and corporate governance;
  • contentious and non-contentious employment law advice;
  • employee benefit trusts and employee incentive schemes; and
  • legal opinions.

Our Approach

We understand our clients often need simple, no-nonsense, pragmatic solutions to complex commercial problems. For that reason, projects are always Partner-led and the most cost effective team is agreed in advance for each matter.

We seek to form robust meaningful relationships with our clients. We endeavour to truly understand their businesses so that we can support them from day-to-day and in the long term.

We appreciate that some transactions will be time critical and we will work with you to ensure delivery of practical advice, on time.

Our Publications

24/04/17Jersey SPVs and structured finance transactions
This note provides a brief summary of the use of Jersey SPV's in structured finance transactions, outlines the principal legal and regulatory regime in Jersey governing such transactions and highlights some key considerations for these types of structures.
05/06/14Employee Benefit Trust
This note is designed to provide an insight into the benefits and features of a Jersey Employee Benefit Trust.
24/04/17A Guide to Jersey Companies
This note is designed to provide you with some basic information about Jersey companies, the types of companies available in Jersey and some key advantages of using Jersey companies.
25/04/17Security Interests (Jersey) Law 2012
This note provides a brief summary of the principal features of the Security Interests (Jersey) Law, 2012 and highlights some key considerations when creating security interests under Jersey law.
24/04/17Limited Partnerships
This note provides an overview of Jersey Separate and Incorporated Limited Partnerships. This note explains the common features of these Limited Partnerships and the key advantages to using them.