Bio

Caren Pegg is a partner in the Dispute Resolution department in the Isle of Man. She joined the firm in 2001.

She is an experienced advocate and deals with a broad range of civil and commercial disputes, including fraud and asset tracing, freezing injunctions, contentious insolvency, regulatory disputes, enforcement of judgments, Norwich Pharmacal applications, public law issues and director/shareholder disputes.

Caren also specialises in employment law and is the Global Head of the Employment team. She has extensive experience in dealing with both non-contentious and contentious matters, including redundancy, employment issues related to mergers & acquisitions, restructuring, unfair dismissal, discrimination claims and contracts of employment. Her clients range from leading global and local corporate entities to high net worth individuals. She also has experience in dealing with GDPR, work permit and immigration issues and also regarding the employment aspects of shipping law, including crew contracts.

She has been actively involved in liaising with the Isle of Man Government as part of the consultation process for both the Isle of Man Law Society and the Isle of Man Chamber of Commerce for all the employment legislation that has been introduced over the last twenty years including the Employment Act 2006 and the Equality Act 2017.

Caren has been consistently recommended in Legal 500 and Chambers UK for dispute resolution and employment for over a decade. She is named as a Leading Individual for employment work in both of these directories.

The 2018 edition of Legal 500 refers to Caren as “outstanding”, a “super advocate” and that she has “firmly established herself as one of the very best advocates on the Isle of Man”.

Chambers UK 2017 hailed her as “exceptionally good” and “the first stop for employment law advice in the Isle of Man”. Ranked as a Band 1 lawyer for Employment, in Chambers UK 2019, Caren is described as “exceptionally knowledgeable, calm and respectful”, as well as “very highly respected”.

Caren has recently been appointed as President for the Isle of Man Chamber of Commerce, the prominent independent and influential voice for the interests of business on the Isle of Man. Caren is a seasoned public speaker and is frequently called upon to speak at conferences and events on a variety of topics.

Caren also frequently delivers bespoke training in a number of areas including: Employment Law, Discrimination Law, GDPR, Regulatory Issues, Social Media and the Law and Dispute Resolution.

 

Education:

 

  • University College London (England)

“The ‘outstanding’ Caren Pegg ‘has firmly established herself as one of the very best advocates on the Isle of Man’.”

Legal 500
2018

Updates

21 Jul 2020 | Deals

Appleby advises IFGL on Friends Provident Acquisition

Leading offshore law firm Appleby has advised International Financial Group Limited (IFGL), the owne...

29 Nov 2019 | Deals

Appleby Advises KKR on GBP 45 Million Acquisition of Prometic Bioseparations

Appleby acted as Isle of Man counsel to KKR & co., a leading global investment firm, on its acqu...

25 Sep 2019 | News

Appleby Partner officially appointed President of the Isle of Man Chamber of Commerce

Appleby Partner, Caren Pegg, has been officially appointed as President of the Isle of Man Chamber o...

12 Jul 2019 | News

Appleby Charitable Foundation donates 100 books to the Children’s Ward at Noble’s Hospital

The Appleby Charitable Foundation (ACF) has donated 100 ’M is for Manx Cat! An Isle of Man ABC’ ...

Publications

24 Jun 2019 |

Reflections on the AIJA – INSOL Europe Joint Insolvency Conference

Claire Corkish attended the AIJA - INSOL Europe Young Members Insolvency Seminar in Mallorca on 13-1...

Contributors: Caren Pegg
19 Jun 2019 |

Beneficial Ownership Update: Crown Dependencies

The Crown Dependencies (Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man) have announced a joint policy commitme...

Contributors: Caren Pegg
11 Jun 2019 |

Appleby champions workplace diversity and boardroom representation with its Female Leaders Network

Appleby announced its Female Leaders Network on International Women’s Day on 8 March 2019, an init...

Contributors: Caren Pegg, Claire Milne WS

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