Advocate Rose Colley > Viberts > St Helier, Jersey > Lawyer Profile

Viberts
VIBERTS HOUSE, PO BOX 737
DON STREET
ST HELIER
JE4 8ZQ
Jersey

Work Department

Family Law Partner

Position

Rose joined Viberts in 2000 and heads the family law team. She has established an enviable reputation for success for her clients and is widely regarded as the pre-eminent lawyer on family matters in Jersey. Under her leadership, Viberts is recognised as having the premier family law practice in Jersey.

Rose has been involved in many of the most significant family law decisions made in the Royal Court of Jersey since 2000. She is noted for both her high level of emotional intelligence which facilitates excellent client relationships and for her strong advocacy skills.

Rose deals in complex financial matters as well as cases involving children, having acted on behalf of guardians as well as the Minister for Health & Social Services. The Viberts’ family law team also has very strong links with a leading set of Chambers in London.

Career

Jersey Advocate – 2000
English Solicitor – 1980

Memberships

  • President of the Jersey Law Society
  • Member of the Law Society of England & Wales
  • Chair of the of Jersey Family Law Association
  • Resolution Member
  • Member of Institute of Directors
  • Honorary Alderman of the London Borough of Southwark
  • Freeman of the City of London
  • Chair of the Jersey Consumer Council 2014-2018

Education

Aberystwyth University – BscEcon Political Science
University of London – CertEd
Nottingham Law School – MBA Legal Practice Management

Lawyer Rankings

Jersey > Family

(Leading individuals)

Rose ColleyViberts

Rose Colley (‘the grand dame of the Jersey family law world‘) leads the practice at Viberts, which excels in children’s law matters. In addition, the firm’s ability to draw on in-house property law expertise also makes it well-placed to handle matrimonial disputes involving complex and high-value assets. Jamie Orchard and Kiera Jones are other names to note.