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Commercial & Corporate advice - Jersey

Our Corporate & Commercial lawyers have extensive experience advising on refinancing, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, restructuring, negotiations and dispute matters in Jersey. If you have a question for our specialist Jersey Corporate & Commercial lawyers, please complete our online enquiry form or call 0044 (0)1534 620500.

Our Commercial and Corporate team help business owners and professionals identify and manage key commercial, regulatory and legal risks associated with owning a Jersey company or doing business in Jersey.

We have long standing relationships with Jersey businesses as well as international trust companies, finance institutions and law firms who regard the responsiveness of our lawyers as one of our key attributes.

Our lawyers are responsive, approachable and available when you need them, providing exceptional Jersey law advice. Always.

Areas of expertise

  • Banking and Finance
  • Commercial contracts
  • Commercial disputes
  • Commercial negotiation
  • Company Law
  • Competition Law
  • Corporate governance, including directors’ duties and liabilities
  • Deal activity
  • Joint ventures
  • Legal opinions
  • Merger and acquisitions
  • Refinancing
  • Restructuring & Insolvency

Recent Cases / Highlight Deals

£10m refinancing matter

Sinels was instructed by a UK law firm to act for a large bank on a multi-jurisdictional refinancing deal and a cross-border hedging agreement.

Legal advisors: Richard Wakeham, Adam Marshall

Commercial settlements for local architects

Advised firm of local architects in relation to the terms of commercial settlements on two separate occasions. Sinels also advised in relation to defamatory comments that had been made and threatened to be made at a planning meeting by a rival firm of local architects and are currently advising as to next steps on settlement of a commercial dispute.

Legal advisors: Richard Wakeham, Steven Chiddicks

Restructuring of pan Channel Islands nurseries and English property group

Acting for one party to a joint venture in successful commercial negotiation for the restructuring of a joint venture that owned and managed a group of companies including the ownership of pan Channel Islands childcare nurseries and a substantial property in England.

Legal Advisors: Philip Sinel, Richard Wakeham