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Carey Olsen

Offshore: Corporate & Finance

6 ranked lawyersBand 1JerseyUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Maintains its leading reputation for significant corporate matters, with considerable expertise in M&A, restructuring and IPOs. Also offers excellent capabilities in securitisation and structured financing transactions. Counts a number of former magic circle corporate lawyers among its highly regarded roster of practitioners. Frequently acts for London Stock Exchange-listed clients. Offers expertise in Jersey schemes of arrangement.

Strengths

One interviewee comments: "They are extremely user-friendly and focused on delivering clear advice."

Another says: "They are very pragmatic, solution-oriented, and their execution is seamless."

A market commentator notes: "They are high-class, very precise and very efficient."

Work highlights

Advised Charterhouse Development capital on its £561 million acquisition of Tarsus via a Jersey scheme of arrangement.

Notable practitioners

Alex Ohlsson serves as managing partner of the firm and is well regarded for his wide-ranging corporate experience.

David Taylor regularly assists clients with the Jersey aspects of high-value M&A and capital markets transactions.
"He is a very strong technical lawyer." "He's pragmatic and responsive."

Guy Coltman serves as head of department and is well regarded for his work on high-value corporate transactions, including M&A, IPOs and corporate finance.
"He is a great deal lawyer." "The calibre of service you get from him is extraordinary."

Kate Andrews operates a noteworthy finance-focused practice where she advises on a range of matters including acquisition financing and securitisation. She represents an array of clients including investment managers and companies.
"She is very good; she's easy to work with and goes above and beyond."

Peter German sustains a noteworthy practice encompassing corporate and banking elements. He frequently advises banks, asset managers and other corporate entities on M&A and financing transactions.
"He is very responsive and available."

Robin Smith acts for a range of clients including investment funds and lenders. He offers particular strengths with regard to real estate finance matters.
"He is very experienced, extremely responsive and has a huge depth of knowledge."

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Overview

We act for a diverse range of international and local organisations and represent more LSE-listed clients than any other offshore law firm (Corporate Advisers Rankings Guide).

Our lawyers are skilled at creating new structures for commercial growth, advising on public and private mergers and acquisitions and completing exchange-based listings, as well as advising boards and shareholders.

The scale of our corporate practice enables us to structure the team according to our role, whether we are providing focused advice directly to our clients or acting in partnership with onshore advisers on complex international transactions. We match the level of resource to your requirements, expectations and deadlines, giving you the commercial agility to achieve your objectives.

Members

Allen, David

Andrews, Kate

Carloni, Giulia

Coltman, Guy

Du Val, Mathew

Ecobichon, Matthew

German, Emma

German, Peter

German, Peter

Hancock, Sophie

Hobbs, Stephanie

Macfarlane, Richard

Marks, Simon

McConnell, Laura

McQuillan, Rebecca

Morrison, Ashley

Ohlsson, Alex

Patrinos, George

Patterson, David

Smith, Robin

Steel, Andrea

Taylor, David

Taylor, David

Tresca, Katherine

Willmott, James

Offshore: Corporate & Finance

Carey Olsen

firm
Location

47 Esplanade

St Helier

Jersey

UK

JE1 0BD

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Jersey

Offshore: Corporate & Finance


Alex Ohlsson
Eminent Practitioners
David Taylor
Up and Coming
Guy Coltman
Band 2
Kate Andrews
Band 3
Peter German
Band 3
Robin Smith
Band 3