Kellyann Ozouf > Collas Crill > St Helier, Jersey > Lawyer Profile

Collas Crill
GASPE HOUSE
66-72 ESPLANADE
ST HELIER
JE1 4XD
Jersey

Work Department

International Private Client and Trust

Position

Kellyann is a Partner at Collas Crill and heads the award winning International Private Client and Trusts practice in Jersey. She has over 15 years’ experience in private client work and is both a Jersey advocate and a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales.

She acts for a range of professional trustees (local and international trust companies and bank owned trust companies), settlors, beneficiaries and ultra high net worth individuals. She advises on all aspects of Jersey law concerning wills, succession, foundations and trusts. Kellyann’s work often involves assisting the Jersey dispute resolution team (in both non-contentious and contentious court applications, including variation, rectification and mistake applications), corporate and property teams, as well as the UK real estate team.

 

Career

Qualified as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales with Shakespeares Solicitors in 2007. Admitted as an Advocate of the Royal Court of Jersey in 2010. Became an affiliate member of STEP in 2014. Worked at Bedell Cristin from September 2007 to March 2015. Joined Collas Crill as a partner in March 2015.

Languages

French

Memberships

Law Society of Jersey; Law Society of England and Wales; Affiliate of STEP.

Education

University of Exeter: 1999 – 2002 (2:1 BA Hons). The University of Law (The College of Law, Birmingham) – Post Graduate Diploma in Law: 2003 – 2004 (Commendation). The University of Law (The College of Law, London) – Legal Practice Course: 2004 – 2005 (Distinction).

Leisure

Cycling and property renovation.

Lawyer Rankings

Jersey > Private client, trusts and tax

(Leading individuals)

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Collas Crill fields ‘a very experienced team of motivated lawyers‘, with a broad practice that includes advising on trust structures, relocating high-net-worth individuals, pension and employee incentive trusts, and contentious trust issues. The group is also able to utilise Laura Perkins , who is qualified to practice in the BVI, offering BVI private client advice from the Jersey offices. The department is led by Kellyann Ozouf , a thought-leader in Jersey trusts law, on the government’s trusts working group.