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Carey Olsen

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Carey Olsen, Will Whitehead, St Helier, JERSEY

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Will Whitehead

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Carey Olsen

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Property law


Will specialises in commercial property transactons and regulatory matters. Particular areas of expertise include advising on commercial real estate acquisitions and disposals (both freehold and leasehold) and construction and development projects. He also advises on local property financing transactions (both commercial and residential).


Will joined Carey Olsen in 2005 and was admitted as a lawyer of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, Australia, in September 2006.


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Will Whitehead - Carey Olsen

Within: Commercial property

The ‘extremely competent and knowledgeable team’ at Carey Olsen ‘provides an excellent service’ through its ‘proactive collaborative approach’. Alex Ohlsson is recommended for property structures and commercial leases, and clients praise practice head Christopher Philpott for his ‘in-depth knowledge of property’ and John Kelleher for his skills in litigation. Also recommended is senior associate Will Whitehead, who is part of the team advising the Ports of Jersey on the restructuring of its major property portfolio, and is supporting Ohlsson in his advice to the States of Jersey Development Company on its residential redevelopment of the former Jersey College for Girls site. A wide array of clients including both landlords and tenants also appointed the department to oversee high-value asset disposals, negotiate lease arrangements, and handle office moves and property transactions. New clients include Minerva Trust, Molton Brown and STM Fiduciaire.

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