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Work 01534 630530
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David Hill

Tel:
Work + 44 020 3793 0345
Email:
Parslows

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Head of Corporate & Commercial | M&A | Cross border transactional

Position

Lawyer with over fifteen years’ legal experience. His experience covers a wide variety of corporate and commercial law, share and business sale and purchases, joint ventures, trading terms and conditions, distribution and agency arrangements and IP licensing. David also possesses niche expertise in the upstream oil and gas sector.

Career

Admitted as a solicitor in 2001. Practised at DMA Legal. Howard Kennedy. Burlingtons Legal. Joined Parslows 2013.

Languages

English

Member

Law Society of England and Wales

Education

University of Leicester (LLB Hons). Chester College of Law (LPC).

Leisure

Rugby, Triathlon and Cycling


Jersey

Corporate and commercial

Within: Corporate and commercial

Young firm Parslows is 'on par with many of the larger firms in terms of breadth of experience and responsiveness' and 'excellent across all areas of law', according to one client. In Jersey, the 'very responsive' Advocate Mason Birbeck combines 'great technical knowledge with the ability to relay complex information in clear language'; he recently assisted a foreign outsourcing services provider with the establishment of its Jersey offering, and advised a financial services company on the sale of its majority equity interest. David Hill leads the team from London and is also highly recommended by clients.

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  • Modernisation of Jersey‚Äôs pensions law

    Modernisation of Jersey’s pensions law
  • Jersey Opens the door to QROP‚Äôs

    Jersey opens the door to QROPs
  • Jersey Legislation Overview

    Jersey Legislation Overview
  • Civil Liability for Breaches of the Codes

    Civil Liability for Breaches of the Codes
  • AML Update: Review of 2014 amendments to the substantive offences

    AML Update: Review of 2014 amendments to the substantive offences under the Proceeds of Crime (Jersey) Law 1999 
  • The New Charities Law - a bright new dawn

    As of Friday 21 November 2014, the new Charities (Jersey) Law 2014 (the " Law ") (or at least certain parts of it) came into effect.  This represents a quantum leap forward for Jersey in the charity field.  The Law has introduced a new test for what is charitable (the " Charity Test "), has introduced the post of a Charity Commissioner and a Charity Tribunal, and in time will introduce standards that those who run charities in the Island will have to abide by.  It is hoped that the Law will enable the Island to flourish as a centre for the administration of charitable and philanthropic structures.
  • New Managed Account Regime for Jersey Hedge Fund Managers

    An exemption which will enable Jersey-regulated fund managers to be appointed in relation to managed accounts has now been introduced.  This will enable hedge fund managers that are already regulated under the Financial Services (Jersey) Law (FS Law) in Jersey to carry out fund services business (FSB) to also service qualifying segregated managed accounts (QSMAs) without the need to seek additional regulation for the conduct of investment business under the FS Law.
  • The Security Interests (Jersey) Law 2012: Changes to Jersey's security regime

    On 2 January 2014, the Security Interests (Jersey) Law 2012 came into force in respect of Jersey law security over intangible movable property (e.g. shares/securities, bank accounts and custody assets).  The new law replaces the Security Interests (Jersey) Law 1983 (which was in force for the last three decades) and introduces a number of important changes which modernise Jersey's security regime.
  • Exclusive and Inherent Jurisdictions: to boldly go where no Court has gone before?

    On 26 November 2014, the Privy Council delivered judgment in the long-running case of Crociani & Others v. Crociani & Others [2014] UKPC 40 .  The case is of interest to trustees because it provides conclusive and binding guidance on the treatment of exclusive jurisdiction clauses in trust deeds.  However, it also raises questions as to the fundamental nature of the inherent supervisory jurisdiction of the Royal Court in connection with trust matters, and whether it is in fact broader than previously thought.
  • Accessing EU Institutional investor capital

    Luxembourg is one of the largest global investment fund domiciles, benefiting from the following factors: