Sevyn is a member of the Jersey Private Client and Trusts team, and his practice focuses on private client advisory work involving structures governed by Jersey law. He is particularly involved with advising corporate trustees, settlors and beneficiaries on matters relevant to Jersey trusts and foundations as well as on complex employee reward schemes. Sevyn also acts for ultra-high net worth individuals based both in Jersey and in other jurisdictions.
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).
Sevyn has been named in the Citywealth Future Leaders List of 2016 (a list of 100 rising stars under 40), separately recognised as a leader in the Citywealth Leaders List of 2016 and has also been named in eprivateclient's prestigious "Top 35 Under 35" list of 2016. In 2017 Sevyn has again been named in the Citywealth Future Leaders List, separately in the Citywealth Leaders List and has also been 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.
2010 – England and Wales