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NEW COURT CHAMBERS, 23-25 BUCKS ROAD, DOUGLAS, IM1 3DA, ISLE OF MAN
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Work 01624 695800
Fax:
Fax 01624 695801
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www.mplegal.im

Isle of Man

Corporate and commercial
Corporate and commercial - ranked: tier 4

M&P Legal

John Aycock and Christopher Murphy are the senior names to note within M&P Legal's commercial practice. The team is regularly instructed by international law firms to provide local law advice on major corporate transactions, insolvencies, trusts and gaming law. Consuelo Suay recently rejoined the firm as counsel from an in-house position at Hansard Global, where she acquired substantial expertise in the life insurance, savings and investment spaces. She regularly acts for clients with interests in Spain and is currently intervening in a multi-million-pound tax case alongside a leading Spanish firm.

Leading individuals

Christopher Murphy - M&P Legal

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 3

M&P Legal

M&P Legal consultant Nigel Cordwell is an expert in medical law and spearheads the firm's developing personal injury and medical negligence practice, which also includes Damian Molyneux, who specialises in defending claims brought against medical professionals or institutions both by direct instruction or via insurers. In recent highlights, various investors instructed the firm to advise on professional negligence claims against fund administrators, and a number of liquidators sought help with the recovery of worldwide assets. John Aycock regularly represents clients in inquests and has significant expertise in catastrophic injuries at birth cases. Also notable is counsel Christopher Brooks, who is developing an asbestos claims practice and manages the firm's relationship with Unite the Union. The firm also acts for clients in the data protection and regulatory space.

Next generation lawyers

Christopher Brooks - M&P Legal

Damian Molnyeux - M&P Legal

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 1

M&P Legal

M&P Legal is 'at the top of the market for employment law advice on the Isle of Man'; clients value the 'responsive' team's 'professionalism and high level of knowledge' and the expertise of John Aycock, who heads the team within the wider dispute resolution practice. Clients such as Deloitte, PwC and Abacus retain the team to handle sensitive executive departures, the enforcement of restrictive covenants and tribunal claims on both the claimant and the defendant side, and to advise on the incoming Equality Act and its requirements. Also notable is counsel Christopher Brooks, who has substantial experience in the contentious space and advises on union matters.

Leading individuals

John Aycock - M&P Legal

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Private client, trusts and tax
Private client, trusts and tax - ranked: tier 3

M&P Legal

The private client practice at M&P Legal has a strong track record in the probate space and handles high-value family trust work following referrals from leading UK firms. Counsel Christopher Brooks acts for one of the island's leading trust and fiduciary services companies and heads the team with the support of Christopher Murphy.

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