About Sinels

Our clients include people and companies with legitimate claims against others and disputes that threaten their livelihoods and security.

Sinels provides its clients with expert legal solutions based on objective insight and analysis. Claims are methodically front end loaded with a view to achieving early success without a drawn out process.

Our legal practice focuses on providing sound legal and factual analysis and then achieving resolution by negotiation and, if necessary, at trial; restoring and retaining value for our clients.

Sinels is an international firm of lawyers based offshore in Jersey with over 30 years’ worth of experience in solving complex and high-profile disputes in Jersey and elsewhere as well as providing cross-border litigation expertise.

We provide bespoke solutions often at a fraction of the price charged by our competitors.

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"With Sinels looking after my personal and business affairs, I feel a sense of security."

A client

Our Expertise

Dispute Resolution

The quality, consistency and impact of the dispute resolution remedies we bring to completion for our clients defines our legal practice.

Beneficiary Claims

We have been advising disaffected beneficiaries and obtaining multi-million pound remedies for over a quarter of a century.


We specialise in cost effective cutting edge solutions for high net worth couples.

Wills & Contentious Probates

We provide both pre and post-probate solutions. We have effected stellar results in relation to disputed estates for both executors and beneficiaries.

Trust Litigation

We have been successfully suing trustees for beneficiaries and settlors for decades. We have obtained numerous multi-million pound settlements.

Breakdowns, Divorce and Separation

When relationships within families reach breaking point, emotions can run high and it can be a most confusing and difficult time for everyone involved. Sinels provides a calm dignified presence and welcome clarity in the most trying of family circumstances.

Who we are

Our People restore value to our clients

Trusted with clients' affairs for over thirty years, Sinels respond with intelligence, integrity and heart to current matters brought to us by our clients. As an award-winning international law firm built on recommendations, we are dependable in problem solving and negotiations, extending this abroad as needed.

Philip sinel

Philip Sinel

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Steven Chiddicks

Steven Chiddicks

Counsel View Profile
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Robin Leeuwenburg

Counsel View Profile

Catia Tavares

Associate View Profile