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Dickinson Gleeson

Dispute Resolution

2 ranked lawyersBand 2JerseyEurope 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Boutique litigation firm which advises both plaintiffs and defendants on contentious trust, fraud, and asset tracing and freezing matters. Also works on wider commercial disputes, including shareholder actions and contentious insolvency work. Clients include financial institutions and trust companies. Offers substantive experience handling cross-border and multi-jurisdictional disputes.

Strengths

A client comments: "They offer a great deal of experience in trust law and commercial matters."

An interviewee notes: "They are a highly skilled team comprising talented professionals who work seamlessly and proactively with a clear focus on providing top-notch advice."

A source remarks: "They are really good - really impressive and user-friendly."

Work highlights

Represented the shareholders of a Jersey corporation in a suit against the company's liquidator and lender alleging they had undervalued the company's assets by USD35 million when putting it into liquidation.

Notable practitioners

James Dickinson is well regarded for his broad commercial practice where he possesses particular capabilities on contentious trust and asset recovery cases.
"He works extraordinarily hard and goes the extra mile."

James Gleeson operates a broad, highly respected practice where he advises a range of clients including trustees, banks, corporations and high net worth individuals.
"He has an amazing grasp of detail, he's very forensic and he is a real tactical litigator." "He analyses issues objectively, and he's very sensible and commercial."

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Jersey

Dispute Resolution


James Dickinson
Band 2
James Gleeson
Band 1