Nigel is head of Ogier Jersey's Dispute Resolution team and has a very broad based commercial litigation and arbitration practice and is experienced in handling local and multi-jurisdictional contentious matters arising in a wide range of areas. These typically involve helping clients in the financial services sector on matters involving trusts and probate, funds and company disputes as well as on fraud and asset tracing and insolvency. Nigel also advises on regulatory matters. He is a member of Ogier's Trusts Advisory, Restructuring and Insolvency and Regulatory practice groups. He is also a member of Ogier Jersey’s local business unit and within that acts on contentious property and insurance matters as well as employment disputes.
Nigel has represented clients in a number of reported cases including: EVIC v Greater Deep Value Fund II Limited  (just and equitable winding up of a Jersey fund); Re PW Trust  (threatened proprietary claims against a trustee); Representation of Kentz Corporation  (members scheme of arrangement); CPA v Keogh and St Paer  (non-compete covenants in employment contracts).
Nigel originally qualified as an English solicitor and worked for Macfarlanes prior to moving to the Cayman Islands where he practised as an Attorney at Law between 2003 and 2006 . Nigel joined Ogier in Jersey in 2006, qualified as an Advocate of the Royal Court of Jersey in July 2009 and became a partner of Ogier in February 2011. He is also admitted in the British Virgin Islands.
Nigel is a member of the Jersey Law Society (and sits as a Committee member) and the Law Society of England and Wales and INSOL. He has been recognised in the commercial litigation section of the Who's Who Legal International Business Lawyers as well as in the International Who's Who of Private Client Lawyers and Asset Recovery Lawyers. Nigel is a ranked lawyer in Chambers and Legal 500. He co-authored the Jersey chapter in International Trusts Disputes (OUP, 2012) and regularly speaks at professional conferences.
2010 - British Virgin Islands (Solicitor)
2009 - Jersey (Advocate)
2003 - Cayman Islands (Attorney at Law) (non-practising)
1991 - England and Wales (Solicitor) (non-practising)
Jersey Companies and UK Administration
International Corporate Rescue - December 2010
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