Corporate

Corporate

Helping clients achieve their commercial objectives through smarter thinking

Our corporate team is led by senior lawyers with many years of specialist practice in the UK and internationally.  We draw on that expertise to provide sophisticated commercial solutions for our clients. We advise international and domestic companies, directors, shareholders and other stakeholders on the full range of corporate activity.

We bring fresh ideas to the table when problems need solving. Whatever the clients’ objectives, and at whatever stage of development their project, we have the experience, skills and resources to advise on all the options and help deliver a successful outcome.

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Structuring financial products
  • Corporate restructuring and cross-border insolvency
  • Debt lending and borrowing and security
  • Joint venture and shareholder agreements
  • Regulatory advice
  • Funds and regulated insurance companies
  • Listing Guernsey companies on TISE, LSE and elsewhere
  • Acquisition of minority stake in Scottish heavy engineering company.
  • Acquisition of minority stake in UK education services company.
  • Advice to Israeli insurer on establishment of Guernsey insurance intermediary.
  • Establishment of locally owned insurance manager.
  • Advice to South African insurance company on the restructuring of its offshore holdings.
  • Establishment of a new, internally-leveraged private equity structure for UK SMEs.
  • Migration and restructuring of six multi-billion dollar insurance finance structures from the US to Guernsey.
  • Acted for directors in relation to regulatory enforcement actions.
  • Establishment of a new Guernsey insurance manager.
  • Structuring and implementation of alternative debt funding arrangements for a Guernsey corporate.
  • Advising the sellers of a local funds administration business.
  • Company, regulatory and commercial law aspects of a dispute between an investment advisor and a Guernsey-domiciled fund.
  • Contentious restructuring of a property holding group.
  • Preparation of a share options scheme for an investment manager.
  • Company, regulatory and commercial law aspects of a dispute between an investment advisor and a Guernsey-domiciled fund.
  • Channel Islands aspects of a £2.3bn merger.
  • Advice and documentation for a £250m disposal programme by regulated Guernsey entities relating to a very large trust structure.
  • Establishment of bonds programmes for large corporate and trust structures.
  • Guernsey aspects of a large UK property finance transaction.

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