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Protectors - a Guernsey perspective

Protectors are commonly found in Guernsey trusts, but until recently, there has been little local guidance on their role and responsibilities. The…...

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The annual conference of employment law specialists AO Hall will look at employment issues in the digital workplace. Please join us to…...

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Protectors - a Guernsey perspective

Protectors are commonly found in Guernsey trusts, but until recently, there has been little local guidance on their role and responsibilities. The…...

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Can a partnership at will be dissolved simply on notice?

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Maternity and Maternity Support Leave - New Development

At their July 2015 meeting, the States of Guernsey passed resolutions in relation to bringing in maternity, maternity support and adoption leave…...

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Leading Senior Associate Kim Paiva is praised for her "unfailing patience" and "willingness to go the extra mile”

Chambers Europe, Chambers Global and Chambers UK, 2012

Senior Associate Victoria Pratt is ranked as “Up and Coming”

Chambers Europe 2012

AO Hall are “Deeply practical and always on top of the latest developments in the law”

Chambers UK, 2011

AO Hall are “approachable and well-organised”

Legal 500, 2013

"The highly sought after Alison Ozanne has good commercial sense and excellent knowledge of Guernsey procedure"

Chambers UK, 2009

AO Hall are “on a par with London firms”

Legal 500, 2010

Senior Associate Rachael Beresford is “An excellent communicator”

Legal 500, 2013

‘Very well informed’

Chambers Global

Matt Sanders is listed as an “associate to watch” and “approachable, friendly and straight talking”

Chambers UK, 2012

Group Partner Paul Buckle is “Deeply practical and always on top of the latest developments in the law”

Chambers UK, 2011

“AO Hall’s Sam Shires is praised by peers”

Legal 500, 2012

“Sam Shires wins glowing client feedback”

Chambers Europe, 2012

Recognised and endorsed by PLC "Which Lawyer?" in its Guernsey Investment Funds section, 2011

"Widely respected, effective in Court"

Legal 500, 2009

Group Partner Matt Sanders is “Methodical, knowledgeable and unflappable”

Legal 500, 2013

Group Partner Sam Shires is described by clients as “hugely approachable and superbly responsive, with a great technical knowledge”

Chambers Global, 2013

AO Hall “bring City standards to Guernsey”

Chambers UK, 2009

“AO Hall impresses us in that it takes a team approach, meaning that the level of service is alwaysconsistent."

Chambers, 2013

Alison Ozanne was singled out as "outstanding"

Legal 500, 2010

Partner Alison Ozanne is "a top notch litigator: friendly, approachable and generous with her time" and "effective, resilient and relentless"

Chambers UK, 2008

"Sam Shires is widely praised and "AO Hall's Sam Shires - is praised by peers"

Legal 500, 2012

"A very strong litigator I would always want on my side"

Legal 500, 2008

Senior Associate Victoria Pratt is “Focused on practical solutions rather than an academic thesis with five options to choose from”

Chambers Europe, 2012

Group Partner Paul Buckle is a ‘Prominent Figure’ in Contentious Trusts

Citywealth Leaders List, 2010

Described as “a star” by sources, Group Partner Paul Buckle is known for his pensions expertise

Chambers UK, 2012

AO Hall are “superbly responsive”

Chambers, 2013

The “very sharp” Alison Ozanne typically represents financial services sector clients

Chambers UK, 2012

Alison is listed as a “leading individual” and as being “highly intelligent and a joy to work with”

Legal 500, 2011

Group Partner Paul Buckle is described as “knowledgeable and technically excellent”

Chambers UK, 2010

‘Helpful and approachable Paul Buckle advises on the formation of trusts and pension schemes and on disputes’

Chambers UK

"Sam Shires wins glowing client feedback"

Chambers Europe, 2012

Group Partner Matt Sanders is “Approachable, friendly and straight talking”

Chambers UK, 2012

Partner Alison Ozanne is “high octane, focused and energetic. She is very lively, entertaining and extremely clever”.

Chambers UK, 2013

Group Partner Paul Buckle is “Respected for pensions advice” and is a “first choice for pension matters”

Legal 500, 2011

Senior Associate Kim Paiva is “Accessible, proactive with technical expertise and commercially aware”

Chambers UK and Chambers Global 2014

Managing Partner Louise Hall is “Extremely knowledgeable in employment law”

Legal 500, 2013