Corporate & Commercial

Ferbrache & Farrell LLP’s corporate department offers full service corporate, banking and commercial cover and is able to advise on all aspects of Guernsey corporate and commercial law, including banking and finance, regulatory, investment funds, asset management and listings on The International Stock Exchange (TISE).

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Dispute Resolution

The dispute resolution department at Ferbrache & Farrell LLP has vast experience of local and international litigation and dispute resolution generally, gained from acting in complex local and international high-value disputes, both in Guernsey and throughout the world.

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Property

The Guernsey property department is dedicated to providing tailored solutions that meet and exceed clients’ expectations. In addition, the property department provides support to colleagues in the corporate and dispute resolution departments on real estate-related technical points of law.

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UK Real Estate

We are delighted to help in relation to providing legal advice for real estate in England and Wales. We listen. We learn what your needs are. We proactively respond. Whether it’s personal or commercial property, we always provide sound and pragmatic advice, adding value to the transaction.

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Private Client

Our services for private client matters include the drafting of realty and personalty wills, obtaining Grants of Probate, acting as professional executors and assisting foreign lawyers who have requirements in this jurisdiction.

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Associate (NQ to 3 years’ PQE)

Guernsey

Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide or assist senior fee earners in the provision of a wide range of corporate and commercial legal advice in a busy corporate department, with a particular focus on general corporate, banking, regulatory, funds and M&A work, to a mixture of international and local business clients
  • Work with a degree of autonomy (under supervision as required) on complex legal matters as well as working collegiately as part of a team with other senior lawyers
  • Develop own legal knowledge and caseload, communicating effectively and building and maintaining strong client relationships
  • Engage in business development activities to win work from existing and new clients
  • Contribute to the ongoing development of the Corporate practice area’s precedent database and procedures
  • Keep up to date with legal knowledge and practice, undertaking research and attending events as part of continuing professional development

 

Key Professional and Personal Characteristics

  • Qualified to practice in the UK or similar commonwealth jurisdiction
  • The ideal candidate will be newly qualified or up to 3 years’ PQE with experience in a corporate department and a willingness to work on a broad spectrum of corporate and commercial matters
  • Some commercial property law knowledge would be advantageous, but is not essential
  • Ability to have a hands-on approach and take responsibility for own caseload (with appropriate supervision)
  • An analytical and solution driven approach to problem solving
  • Ability to identify key issues and to draft clearly and concisely in relation to complex legal matters
  • Ability to be proactive and manage a varied caseload simultaneously and efficiently utilising time and resources
  • Excellent oral, written, organisational, decision-making and time management skills
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