Our highly experienced team has advised on some of the largest and most innovative real estate arrangements across the jurisdictions in which we operate.

Our clients include public and private companies, borrowers, lenders, lead managers and issuers on domestic and cross-border real estate financings, refinancings and restructurings, hotel owners and operators, retailers, developers and unit trusts. Our global presence enables us to provide comprehensive, multi-jurisdictional legal advice at the times most critical to our clients.

Our highly experienced team provide advice on an extensive range of services including:

  • Real estate mergers and acquisitions
  • Real estate investment fund formation
  • Senior and mezzanine finance
  • Structuring and joint ventures
  • Distressed debt acquisition
Our Experts

Wendy Benjamin

Managing Partner: Guernsey, Jersey

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James Fox

Partner: Jersey

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James Gaudin

Partner: Jersey

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Norman Klein

Partner: Cayman Islands

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Kyle Sutherland

Partner: Isle of Man

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Robert Varley

Partner: BVI

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Andrew Weaver

Partner: Jersey

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Faye Moffett

Managing Partner: Isle of Man

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Jeremy Berchem

Group Partner: Guernsey

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Tom Brook

Partner: Isle of Man

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Adam Johnson

Counsel: Cayman Islands

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Chet Pohl

Counsel: Guernsey

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Jessica Jiang

Senior Associate: Jersey

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Kevin McQuillan

Senior Associate: Jersey

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Shana Simmonds

Senior Associate: BVI, Hong Kong

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Chris Smedley

Senior Associate: Jersey

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Christopher Brown

Associate: BVI

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Zim Ceko

Associate: Jersey

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Nicole Sorbie

Associate: Guernsey

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Paul Worsnop

Associate: Jersey

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