Ben Havard

Partner and Guernsey Advocate  |  Collas Crill
JURISDICTIONS QUALIFIED IN

Guernsey
England and Wales

TOP 3 AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Contentious and semi-contentious trust work,
Contentious regulatory work,
General private client and commercial litigation

Q&A

What has been the highlight of your practice over the past 12 months?

Acting for Swiss trustees of a Guernsey law trust in relation to a dispute between beneficiaries and a call for the trustees' removal.
Advising a trustee holding significant central London real estate on splitting the trust between two branches of the beneficial class.
Obtaining the Royal Court's approval for a variation to a significant trust structure aimed at addressing changing global family dynamics.

What advice would you give rising stars/new lawyers in the private client world?

What is your favourite quote?