Michael Adkins > Collas Crill > St Peter Port, Guernsey > Lawyer Profile

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

Insolvency, contentious trust, risk and regulatory and financial services litigation.

Position

Michael is a Partner and Advocate, specialising in regulatory and public law disputes, insolvency and reconstruction cases, and trust disputes.  Michael advises clients on all aspects of their relationships with regulators, customers and competitors. This includes advice relating to initial compliance and licencing matters through to investigations and litigation of disputes. 

Michael heads up the firm’s market leading contentious regulatory and public law and insolvency practices.

Career

Qualified 2004, Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC) advising and representing ASIC in relation to a range of contentious matters in the financial services, insolvency and corporate governance spheres; joined Collas Crill 2009, admitted as advocate of the Royal Court and promoted to partner in 2014.

Memberships

Member of INSOL International
Member International Bar Association (Insolvency Section)
Associate Member of R3

Education

Deakin University (2003 BA, LLB); University of Melbourne (2007 LLM); University of Caen (2014 Certificate d’études Juridique Français et Normandes).

Lawyer Rankings

Guernsey > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Michael AdkinsCollas Crill

Collas Crill’s sizeable team of advocates covers the full spectrum of Guernsey’s key areas of litigation, with dedicated teams focussing on contentious trusts, regulatory disputes, insolvency and corporate disputes. Practice head Christian Hay and Gareth Bell regularly receive instructions from international banks, financial institutions and other law firms, while Michael Adkins acts on some of Guernsey’s key domestic regulatory matters, representing significant Guernsey businesses, investment vehicles,  financial services licensees and utilities companies.