XXIV Old Buildings

Andrew Holden

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Andrew Holden
Receives consistent praise for his deep level of experience in trust litigation work. He also handles pension and liquidation disputes. His experience extends to the Channel Islands, BVI and Cayman Islands, among others. Holden acts on behalf of high net worth families and individuals as well as commercial entities.
"Very approachable, accessible and practical, he knows everything you need to about trust law and really inspires confidence." "He identifies the instrumental points in a case and his advice is always on the button."
Recent work: Represented the States of Guernsey in a dispute regarding the new rules for the public sector pension scheme. The plaintiffs alleged that the new regulations breached the terms of their employment contracts.

Private Wealth: Trusts - UK
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Andrew Holden (XXIV Old Buildings)
Appears in a wide variety of both domestic and international trusts matters, acting both as a litigator and in an advisory capacity. He is an expert in trust structuring and trust protectors. He is particularly adept at handling large offshore disputes and often acts in high-profile, multibillion-dollar disputes in key jurisdictions.
"Has incredibly deep knowledge of trusts law." "He is very academic whilst also being very commercial in his outlook. He puts his legal knowledge into practice in a fantastic way."
Recent work: Acted in Henchley v Thompson, a case looking at the ongoing duties of a trustee to account for his/her administration of trust assets even 20 years after the trust had become dormant.