Provided by Angela Calnan
Angela is Head of our multi-award winning International Private Client & Trust Department in Guernsey.
Angela's core strengths are in establishing, reorganising and winding up Guernsey trust and foundation structures (including pension and gratuity schemes) and also assisting trustees in navigating the administration of those structures in accordance with their fiduciary duties.
Recently she has established private trust companies and private trustee foundations with multiple underlying trusts and companies for both domestic and international families in conjunction with some of the UK's leading City firms. She has established multi-million dollar pensions and end of service gratuity schemes for multiple UAE companies and she has also assisted trustees in deliberating "momentous decisions" and mediating the interests of warring beneficiaries.
Prior to settling down in Guernsey in 2012 Angela practiced law in the UK, Singapore and Dubai .
Angela has been a Solicitor of England & Wales since 2003 and an Advocate of the Royal Court of Guernsey since 2020.
• Law Society of England & Wales
• Guernsey Bar
• STEP – Full Member
Angela Calnan advises on the establishment and administration of Guernsey trusts and foundations. A source says: "She is a very accomplished trust advisory lawyer and a practical lateral thinker. She is a delight to work with." Calnan leads Collas Crill's international private client and trust team in Guernsey.