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Baker & Partners




Wiliam is both a Jersey Advocate and an English Barrister.  He has over 20 years’ experience of litigation and a focus on courtroom advocacy.  He practised at the English Bar for 13 years, appearing in court every woork, before moving to work in Jersey in 2008.  He was appointed as a Crown Advocate in 2012.

William has appeared in many notable recent commercial and trust cases in Jersey.  He leads the Baker & Partners team representing a bank-owned trust company in Crociani v Crociani, one of the biggeset breach of trust cases in recent years in Jersey which came to trial in 2017.  The trial lasted three months.  The litigation has given rise to numerous judgments on various aspects of Jersey trusts law and procedure.

William has extensive experience of obtaining creative and effective freezing and disclosure orders in support of both Jersey and overseas litigation.

He also prosecutes and defends in serious criminal cases including fraud.

Lawyer Rankings

Jersey > Dispute resolution > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

William RedgraveBaker & Partners

Litigation boutique Baker & Partners is active in a range of matters, although the firm has a particular strength in matters across areas including asset tracing. Stephen Baker is active in complex cases involving civil fraud, as is Simon Thomas, as well as more general commercial litigation and insolvency. William Redgrave continues to be instructed in major cases, such as the Crociani saga. James Sheedy, who is particularly notable in the trusts area, Charlie Sorensen, who is particularly busy in commercial and civil fraud matters, and the English-qualified Lynne Gregory are key senior associates.

Jersey > Dispute resolution > Regulatory and white-collar crime

(Leading individuals)

William RedgraveBaker & Partners

At litigation boutique Baker & Partners, William Redgrave is active in work including public law around police powers of asset freezing, among other disputes of a similar nature. In addition, as a crown advocate Simon Thomas prosecutes key cases for the Jersey government. Senior associates Charlie Sorensen and Lynne Gregory are other key contacts.