Edward Bennett > Bedell Cristin > St Helier, Jersey > Lawyer Profile

Bedell Cristin
PO BOX 75, 26 NEW STREET
ST HELIER
JE2 3RA
Jersey

Work Department

International private client group.

Position

Edward is head of the International Private Client group. He has considerable experience advising local and international clients on all aspects of trusts, foundations and related corporate and commercial law issues – he frequently advises on the establishment, restructuring and ongoing administration of fiduciary structures holding a variety of assets located around the world.

Career

Trained Carter Faber/Manches & Co; English solicitor 1992; admitted as an advocate of the Royal Court of Jersey 1996; partner Bedell Cristin 1998; Jersey Notary Public 2005.

Memberships

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP); Law Society of Jersey; The Law Society of England and Wales.

Education

The Leys School, Cambridge; City of Birmingham Polytechnic (1988 LLB Hons); College of Law, Guildford (1989).

Lawyer Rankings

Jersey > Private client, trusts and tax

(Hall of Fame)

Edward BennettBedell Cristin

Bedell Cristin‘s private client offering covers the gamut of the area, with strong international connections. Edward Bennett, whose expertise includes employee benefits, heads the practice. Zillah Howard is a key name for establishing wealth structures and also handles work spanning both private wealth and charity law issues. Nancy Chien, in addition to being qualified in the BVI, is a Mandarin speaker and also has particular expertise in areas relating to the Middle East.  Below partner level, Donna Withers is the firm’s head of probate and wills – her expertise includes mental capacity issues for island residents.