Clare Nicolle > Voisin Law > St Helier, Jersey > Lawyer Profile

Voisin Law
37 ESPLANADE
ST HELIER
JE1 1AW
Jersey

Work Department

Estate Planning

Position

Partner

Career

Clare’s practice focuses on estate planning for local and non-resident clients, including drafting wills for HNW individuals, and applying for grants of probate. Having previously worked in dispute resolution, Clare draws on this experience to advise clients on contentious probate matters, which can lead to her appearing before the Royal Court.

Clare advises on mental capacity issues and acts as curator for those who no longer have capacity to manage their own financial affairs and as guardian for minors who have inherited assets. Clare also advises on the registration of foreign powers of attorney and guardianship orders

Clare qualified as an Advocate in 2008 and is a qualified Chartered Secretary. Clare is a member of the Jersey Family Law Association.

Clare regularly presents to local financial institutions on the subject of wills, estate planning and probate.

Clare has been named in the City Wealth Leaders list 2017.

 

Lawyer Rankings

Jersey > Private client, trusts and tax

At Voisin Law, Nigel Pearmain handles work for a number of trust companies, including terminations of trusts, issues of intermeddling and cross-border tax – also an area of activity for Ian Strang. Many matters are set against backdrops of various kinds of litigation and potential regulatory challenges. In addition, Clare Nicolle is active specifically in matters concerning Jersey wills, with many matters just as in England involving complex issues of mental capacity – some of her work comes as a court-appointed financial delegate.