Leading offshore law firm Appleby has been praised for its approach to cross-jurisdictional matters in the 2023 edition of the Chambers and Partners UK Guide, with 15 of the Group’s Guernsey, Isle of Man and Jersey lawyers gaining individual recognition.
A leading directory for the legal industry, Chambers ranks law firms and their lawyers across 200 jurisdictions worldwide based on independent research and analysis, including client feedback.
As the only offshore law firm with a presence in all three Crown Dependencies, Appleby gained notable rankings across the Group’s Guernsey, Isle of Man and Jersey offices, including top tier positions in Corporate and Finance; Dispute Resolution; and Employment.
Industry sources cited within the directory considered Appleby as ‘very good in cross-jurisdictional matters’, with the Guernsey corporate team described as ‘extremely responsive, commercially astute… and very knowledgeable in the markets they operate in’. In the Isle of Man, the corporate team was noted for ‘handling big ticket cases’ and for ‘providing a full service offering to clients’, while the dispute resolution practice has ‘a strong multidisciplinary team’ that is ‘frequently called upon to handle claims stemming from fraud allegations’. Similarly, the ‘standout employment’ team in Jersey is noted for its ‘considerable expertise in contentious matters’.
The group’s individual rankings are as follows:
Jeremy Berchem (Office Managing Group Partner) Corporate & Finance including Investment Funds
Richard Sheldon (Group Partner) Employment
Stuart Tyler (Partner) Corporate & Finance including Investment Funds
Anthony Williams (Partner) Dispute Resolution
Isle of Man
Mark Holligon (Managing Partner) Dispute Resolution
Charles Davies (Partner) Dispute Resolution
Caren Pegg (Partner) Employment
Kyle Sutherland (Partner) Corporate & Finance
Juan Thornley (Partner) Corporate & Finance
Katherine Garrood (Counsel) Corporate & Finance
John Bisson (Group Partner) Property
Jared Dann (Group Partner) Dispute Resolution
Kevin McQuillan (Partner) Corporate & Finance
Fraser Robertson (Group Partner) Dispute Resolution
Andrew Weaver (Partner) Corporate & Finance; Investment Funds
Sponsors: Trusts In Litigation 2023
Appleby is proud to sponsor the Trusts In Litigation Conference in Venice, in partnership with ConTr...
Appleby supports International Women's Day 2023
Appleby is proud to support International Women’s Day (IWD) and this year’s campaign theme of #E...
Top tier rankings for Appleby in Chambers Global 2023
Twenty-eight lawyers from across Appleby’s Bermuda, British Virgin Islands (BVI), Cayman Islands, ...
Appleby leads in offshore fintech
Appleby has been ranked Band 1 for the firm’s work in the fintech sector in the BVI, Guernsey and ...
Competition Laws in the Crown Dependencies Relevant to M&A Transactions
Our Appleby Corporate teams in the Crown Dependencies frequently advise on mergers and acquisitions ...
Appleby secures strong endorsements in Legal 500 UK 2023 rankings
The directory recognises XX Appleby lawyers from the Group's Guernsey, Jersey and Isle of Man office...
Over 30 Appleby lawyers and nine offices recognised in 2022 IFLR1000
36 Appleby lawyers across nine jurisdictions have been recognised in this year’s IFLR1000 rankings...
Appleby Celebrates International Women’s Day on 8 March 2022
Appleby marks the day with 2022 campaign theme #BreakTheBias.
Recognition for Appleby Lawyers in the 2022 Chambers and Partners Guide
The Directory recognises 20 Appleby Lawyers from their Guernsey, Isle of Man and Jersey offices.