Mr Alexander Price > Collas Crill > St Helier, Jersey > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Banking and Finance

Position

Ben advises on matters of both Jersey and British Virgin Islands law and has a broad understanding of both conventional and Islamic forms of finance.

Although he regularly acts for conventional lending institutions, Alexander specialises in cross-border Islamic financing transactions which involve offshore entities structured in a Shariah-compliant manner.  He has acted for Islamic banks and financial institutions, in both the UK and the Middle East, for over nine years and is familiar with a range of Shariah-compliant products.

Alexander also acts for investors (both individuals and institutional) looking to obtain financing, and structure their investments, through offshore entities

Career

Alexander qualified in 2014.  He worked in the real estate finance team at Shakespeare Martineau LLP in Birmingham until August 2018, before moving to Collas Crill in Jersey.

Languages

English and French.

Memberships

Law Society of England and Wales
Arab Bankers Association

Education

College of Law, 2011-2012 – Legal Practice Course: Distinction.
Unversity of Kent, 2008-2011 – Bachelor of Laws (LLB): 1st Class Honours.

Lawyer Rankings

Jersey > Banking and finance

Collas Crill has a good track record in Islamic finance matters, acting for lenders and borrowers on a range of transactions; a practice that fits well into the firm’s wider real estate finance practice. The team is well-integrated into the firm’s global office network, often cooperating with clients in the British Virgin Islands. Matthew Gilley has a niche in cross-border real estate financings. Associate Alexander Price  is up-and-coming within the team, which is led overall by Mike Williams. Christine Fox has joined Walkers.