Jersey Legal Services

A leading offshore law firm in Jersey, Appleby’s Jersey legal services are provided to clients that include other leading international law firms, ‘blue chip’ financial institutions, investment managers, international FTSE 250/Fortune 500 corporations, local Jersey companies, family offices and high-net-worth individuals.

Appleby is routinely ranked as one of the leading law firms in Jersey by highly respected legal directories including Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500 and IFLR, with recent endorsements about our Jersey legal services praising Appleby’s “supremely experienced team” as well as our “great coverage across the offshore markets with high quality lawyers” (Legal 500).

In addition to advising clients on Jersey law, our team is able to facilitate the provision of legal advice in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, Mauritius and the Seychelles.

Offshore Lawyers in Jersey

Appleby’s Jersey lawyers offer clients advice across a full range of services and sectors, including corporate & financial services, disputes, private client and trusts, and property matters. With more than 30 lawyers, including 12 partners, the office is one of the largest law firms in the island. Our Advocates and solicitors in Jersey are also among the most respected, regularly being ranked in the top tier of Jersey lawyers for multiple practice areas in industry legal directories.

In addition, our Jersey lawyers are able to draw from the Group’s strong global offering to provide integrated advice across not only the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man but also the Caribbean British Overseas Territories where Appleby is firmly established as a leading offshore law firm.


Jersey Dispute Resolution Lawyers

Our experienced and solution-driven team of Jersey dispute resolution solicitors and lawyers advise clients through the full range of disputes and across a variety of contentious and semi-contentious work, including international commercial litigation, trust disputes, regulatory investigations, insolvency and restructuring matters. The team, which includes experienced Jersey Advocates who have conducted litigation at all levels of the island’s legal system, has also been involved in some of the most complex, high profile and ground-breaking litigation cases to come before the Jersey courts in recent years.

Business Lawyers in Jersey

Our corporate practice is a leading provider of business legal advice in Jersey. Our lawyers offer bespoke solutions on a broad range of areas from compliance, governance and regulatory matters to employment, data protection, banking and financial services advice. This business legal services support for Jersey organisations can be tailored for business structures and entities of all shapes and sizes.

The Crown Dependencies law firm

Appleby is the only international law firm with a presence in all three of the British Crown Dependencies – Guernsey, Isle of Man and Jersey. It means our Jersey lawyers have the ability to work closely with colleagues in Guernsey and the Isle of Man to provide clients with a seamless and consistent pan-jurisdictional service from the same firm.

Our Crown Dependencies capability statements highlight the firm’s combined multi-jurisdictional offshore offering in further detail across our Corporate, Dispute Resolution, Regulatory, and Private Client & Trusts practice areas.

History of Appleby Jersey

In Jersey, Appleby can trace its history back to the 1890s and our lawyers have been active in Jersey’s finance sector since its inception, helping shape and develop the island’s financial services laws and regulations. Appleby’s Jersey office was converted to LLP status in August 2019.


Appleby Projects in Jersey

Some of the organisations we support through funding and in-kind donations include:

Durrell – Mission Possible

Durrell Challenge invites all children under the age of 10 years to complete an important mission for Durrell! Young spy agents will need to complete the spy challenge and seek out the animals that need saving situated around Jersey Zoo.

The Weekender

A family friendly festival in Jersey, fusing music, food and entertainment to almost 6000 attendees. The Islands Stage is designed to provide an opportunity for up-and-coming local talent to experience performing to a festival audience. The sponsorship is one of grass roots music development in Jersey.

Beresford Street Kitchen

Apprentice Programme, providing support and training in a work-based environment for people with learning disabilities and autism. The apprentice’s learn the basics of catering, hospitality and retail as well as important skills for work.

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Jersey Contacts