Sevyn is experienced in advising corporate trustees, settlors and beneficiaries on matters relevant to Jersey trusts and foundations, and has particular expertise with cross-jurisdictional trust and corporate restructuring matters including the re-domiciliation of companies both into and out of Jersey.
Clients say that Sevyn "provides strong practical advice when dealing with both simple and complex matters" and that "this is all carried out in a very relaxed manner putting parties at ease and making him a pleasure to work with".
Prior to joining Ogier in 2014, Sevyn trained and qualified at the London law firm Payne Hicks Beach before moving to New Quadrant Partners, a boutique private client practice, as an Associate.
Sevyn is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales, a student member of the Law Society of Jersey and a student member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (having partially completed the qualification through the UK diploma route).
In 2016, Sevyn was named in the Citywealth Future Leaders List, the Citywealth Leaders List and was also named in eprivateclient's "Top 35 Under 35" list of 2016. In 2017 Sevyn was again named in the Citywealth Future Leaders List, the Citywealth Leaders List and was also included in both Legal Week's 2017 edition of the Private Client Global Elite directory as "One to Watch" and as a "Next Generation Lawyer" in the 2017 edition of the Legal 500. Sevyn also won the gold award for CSR Initiative of the Year in Citywealth's Future Leader Awards of 2017. In 2018, Sevyn has been shortlisted for the Wealth Professional Award in Citywealth's Magic Circle Awards.
2010 – England and Wales