Simon Dinning is Global Head of Corporate and Commercial legal services. He specialises in providing corporate and finance advice on transactions involving British Virgin Islands or Jersey incorporated entities. He has particular expertise in equity capital market deals and cross border mergers & acquisitions.
Simon began his career in the corporate division at Herbert Smith where he worked from 1997 to 2001. In 2001 he left Herbert Smith, having been asked to set up the London corporate division of Washington DC based firm Shaw Pittman LLP, before moving to DLA Piper’s corporate team in 2003. He became a Group Partner at Ogier in 2008.
Simon is ranked in the 2016 editions of Chambers for Jersey, Corporate & Finance and is recognised in the IFLR 1000 2017 as a Leading Lawyer. The Legal 500 UK 2016 edition notes the "excellent" Corporate & Commercial group led by Simon.
Simon has been published in Financier Worldwide, Offshore Investment, The Lawyer, Legal Week, European Lawyer, European CEO, Global Banking Financial Policy Review and most recently also in 2016 in Mining Journal and Jersey Finance ‘Links with Africa’.
2005 - British Virgin Islands
1998 - England & Wales (non practising)
*Not admitted in Jersey