There are tens of thousands of Jersey law trusts in existence owning valuable assets sometimes through complex networks of holding companies.
Inevitably disagreements arise. Beneficiaries can feel their trustees hold all the cards. Trustees can regret that the settlor did not foresee how complex the beneficiaries’ lives would become. We advise trustees and beneficiaries who are dragged into matrimonial proceedings, who confront hostile third parties or who are simply confronted by a momentous decision. Where court applications are needed we have the experience to present the position to our client’s best advantage while managing carefully the risk/reward calculations court proceedings invariably require.
They are helpful and available for queries, as well as prompt and efficient in managing cases and communication is good. They are competitive on costs and easy to work with as you deal with the same named individual consistently, rather than some firms which take the team approach that can feel less personal.
Legal 500 2021
Viberts carries out a wide range of private client matters and has strength throughout its team in all key areas. The teams are led by partners whose client care is excellent and who are supported by dedicated and diligent associates and assistants. The team’s breadth of local knowledge is unsurpassed.
Legal 500 2022
Areas of Expertise
Cross Border Succession Planning
Trusts for the Consumer
Trusts for the Provider