Appleby strengthens Private Clients & Trusts team in Guernsey
Leading offshore law firm Appleby has welcomed Alison MacKrill as Partner in the Group’s Guernsey office, further strengthening their Private Clients & Trusts team.
Alison has extensive experience advising clients in various offshore jurisdictions and joined Appleby after working in Guernsey for the last fourteen years.
Alison’s broad legal experience covers trust advisory work, employee share schemes and commercial trusts, along with advising on regulatory matters. She has previously been awarded the STEP Founder's Award for Outstanding Achievement and the Corporate Livewire - Guernsey Private Client Lawyer of the Year.
Alison joins existing Guernsey Partners Kate Storey, Jeremy Berchem, and Anthony Williams. Appleby offers a full suite of Corporate, Dispute Resolution and Regulatory legal services on the island.
Wendy Benjamin, Group Partner, said: “We are delighted to welcome a lawyer and leader of such calibre to our team and firm. This is a great boost to our established Private Client & Trusts team and it further strengthens our ability to offer a seamless, multi-jurisdictional service to clients from our unique Crown Dependency network.
Her wealth of experience and vast knowledge of Guernsey law is an invaluable asset, which enhances Appleby's position in the offshore legal industry and in Guernsey.”
Alison commented: "I am excited to re-join Appleby having spent some time as Counsel in their Bermuda office some years ago. I am delighted to join a growing team in Guernsey and build on the excellent reputation they have in the Private Client & Trusts field."