Emily Haithwaite

Group Partner, Ogier Legal L.P. Jersey
Emily has a wealth of knowledge and we have consistently received prompt and precise legal advice. Chambers UK, 2020

Overview

Emily's wide-ranging investment funds and financial services law experience has brought her recognition from clients and industry alike. She acts for a variety of banks and asset managers in the formation, listing and winding-up of funds, as well as for sovereign wealth funds, funds of funds and investors investing into Jersey funds. Her expertise spans private investment schemes and family office funds to general securities, infrastructure, hedge and private equity funds.

Areas of expertise

Laws practised

  • Jersey law
  • News & publications

  • Background & experience

    Emily's wide-ranging investment funds and financial services law experience has brought her recognition from clients and industry alike. She acts for a variety of banks and asset managers in the formation, listing and winding-up of funds, as well as for sovereign wealth funds, funds of funds and investors investing into Jersey funds. Her expertise spans private investment schemes and family office funds to general securities, infrastructure, hedge and private equity funds.

    Emily has extensive regulatory experience, having advised many investment, trust company, fund services businesses and directors on their regulatory license applications and ongoing obligations.

    Emily is an expert on AIFMD regulation and is an active member of Jersey's AIFMD industry working group. She also participates in other industry groups which consider the impact of international developments on Jersey laws and regulations, with a particular focus on investment structures.

    Emily has also been recognised in the Banking, Finance and Transactional Law Expert Guides, 2017 and 2018, as an Expert in Investment Funds.

    Admitted in:
    1996 - England & Wales Barrister (not practicing)

    Emily is not admitted in Jersey

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  • Recognition

    Emily has a wealth of knowledge and we have consistently received prompt and precise legal advice. Chambers UK, 2020
    Emily Haithwaite is our contact and she is exceptional. Proactive, technically first class and engages with all stakeholders in the relationship in the most helpful and effortless manner. IFLR 1000 2020
    Emily has a wealth of knowledge in her expertise and we have consistently received prompt and precise legal advice. IFLR 1000 2020
    Highly regarded IFLR 1000 2020
    Hall of fame Legal 500 UK, 2020
    She has been a steady, calm and clever adviser and has really helped our client in a practical way IFLR 1000, 2019
    A really strong client-friendly lawyer who churns out the goods at all hours to get the deal done Chambers UK, 2019
    Highly regarded IFLR 1000, 2019
    Calm-headed and courteous Legal 500 UK, 2019
    Notable Practitioner - praised by market commentators for her knowledge of the private equity sector Chambers UK, 2018
    Leading individual Legal 500 UK, 2017
    Leader in their field Chambers UK, 2017
    technically astute Chambers UK, 2017
    A very good all-rounder who adds value in areas beyond her direct retainer. Chambers UK, 2017
    Leading individual Legal 500 UK, 2016
    Leading lawyer in investment funds - IFLR1000 2016
    IFC Power Women Top 200 List 2015 and 2014 Citywealth Leaders List
    Knowledgeable and a pleasure to work with Chambers 2016