Paul Nettleship > 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

Property

Position

Partner.

Paul heads up the Guernsey Property department. He has a broad practice covering local real estate and private client matters. This includes advising on commercial property development, acquisitions, and disposals (both freehold and leasehold); funding and security over real property; planning matters; property disputes; and small business acquisitions and disposals.

He acts for landlords, tenants, funders, brokers, P2P lenders, and private and high street banks.

As well as Paul’s commercial property business, his private client practice includes advising and acting for clients moving to the Island, will drafting and inheritance matters, and guardianship issues. He generally oversees the firm’s conveyancing practice. Particular experience in high-net-worth private client property transfers.

Career

Trained Collas Crill; called English Bar 2004; Guernsey Bar 2008.

Languages

French

Memberships

Barrister member of The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn
Institute of Directors
Guernsey International Legal Association
The Guernsey Bar

Education

Elizabeth College, Guernsey; Liverpool John Moores University (BSc (Hons)); Nottingham Law School (PgDip Law); College of Law London (BVC (very competent)); University of Caen, France (Certificate d’etudes Juridiques Francaises et Normandes).

Leisure

Running, swimming, cycling.

Lawyer Rankings

Guernsey > Commercial property

(Leading individuals)

Paul NettleshipCollas Crill

At Collas Crill, the commercial property group has pan-Channel Island and UK real estate expertise, servicing local and international lenders on  the property aspects of finance and security documents, as well as the enforcement of security when borrowers default. The group is also noted for assisting high-net-worth individuals and family offices with acquiring property across the UK in syndicates and club deals, in addition to advising developers at all stages of their activities. Co-leading are property transactional lawyer Paul Nettleship  and finance expert Michael Morris . Jason Green  advises high-net-worth individuals on the management of their property portfolios, while senior associate Donald Millar  augments the firm’s property finance capabilities.