Gareth Morgan > Collas Crill > St Peter Port, Guernsey > Lawyer Profile

Collas Crill
GLATEGNY COURT, PO BOX 140
GLATEGNY ESPLANADE
ST PETER PORT
GY1 4EW
Guernsey

Work Department

Corporate, Finance and Funds

Position

Group Partner specialising in investment fund structuring and advice.  Advises on the establishment and licensing of all types of investment structures, both open and closed ended, as well as managers and advisers to such structures.

Also has extensive experience all types of lending and security transactions including high value, complex, multi-jurisdictional financing structures.  Regularly advises both institutional and private lenders at all stages of the lending process.

Career

Paralegal at Collas Day 2006-2007; Trainee at Collas Day 2007-2009; Qualified – solicitor of England and Wales, 2009; Associate at Collas Crill (Guernsey) 2009-2014; Senior Associate Collas Crill (Guernsey) 2014 – 2015; Senior Associate Collas Crill (Cayman Islands) 2015-2017; Senior Associate Collas Crill (Guernsey) 2017 – present

Languages

English

Memberships

Solicitor’s regulatory Authority; Law Society of England and Wales; Guernsey International Legal Association

Education

University of the West of England (2004 – LLB Hons, Law); Bristol Insitute of Legal Practice (2006 – PG Dip – Legal Practice);

Leisure

Touch Rugby, Skiing, Boxing

Lawyer Rankings

Guernsey > Investment funds

(Rising stars)

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The ‘commercially and technically excellent‘ corporate finance and funds team at Collas Crill has a strong open-ended funds practice, and practice head Wayne Atkinson recently advised on closed-ended formations for South African managers. Including senior associate Gareth Morgan, the team is actively advising on green, renewable and social impact funds. Co-head Paul Wilkes stepped down from the partnership to establish his own venture capital fund, though is still retained as of counsel.