In Episode 4 of our 'Holding Court – The Jersey Law Podcast’ series, Viberts Family Partner Rose and Gary discuss Cohabitation - uncovering some common held myths and misunderstandings.
Despite an overall decrease in the number of divorces the number of couples aged over fifty divorcing has risen. Rose and Gary discuss the implications of being a ‘Silver Splitter’. Watch our video or listen to the podcast to find out more.
Gary Burgess and Advocate Rose Colley discuss the details of Financial Settlements, including how often it comes down to money, and how much the legal fees can vary based on the complexity of the case and the actions of the divorcing couple.
Gary Burgess talks to Vibert's locally renowned family law expert, Advocate Rose Colley, about choosing the best path when it comes to divorce or separation. Discover the differences and what the law requires from each party. They also explore how long a divorce can take and what it takes to get through it.
Gary Burgess interviews Viberts' Rose Colley and Eleanor Colley, Jersey's only mother and daughter advocates.
Advocate Christopher Scholefield outlines the types of business structures and asset holding arrangements available under Jersey law.
Advocate Christina Hall explains the process in Jersey for anyone needing to appeal a Royal Court decision.
English Solicitor Corinne Holmes explains what steps are involved in bringing a claim for medical negligence or personal injury such as road traffic accidents, industrial accidents and medical mistakes.
Advocate Rebecca Morley-Kirk explains why employers shouldn’t bury their heads in the sand when an employee files a claim against them. And the all important time limits for responding.
Advocate Rose Colley shares the key considerations for anyone thinking about getting divorced in Jersey.
A foreign probate application is required either when the deceased has died in a country outside of Jersey, the British Isles or the UK; or, where they died in the British Isles or the UK and probate was not needed there. Viberts' personal law partner Zoe Blomfield explains the process.
Ashley Bidmead explains the steps needed to obtain a grant of probate when someone has died. This document allows assets held in Jersey to be released.
Viberts' family law partner Rose Colley suggests some do's and don'ts to ensure that your social media activity doesn't work against you.
Advocate Jamie Orchard clarifies the misconception that 'common law marriage' exists in Jersey and suggests what legal protection you may wish to put in place if you are living together but are not married.
Michael Falle shares some helpful guidance on who you need on your team and who does what when buying a property in Jersey.
Viberts' property partner James Lawrence explains what share transfer means and what you need to be aware of when buying a share transfer property in Jersey
Viberts' personal law partner Zoe Blomfield explains what you need to know about making a will in Jersey and why it is so important.
Karla covers how to obtain a grant of probate in Jersey. This will be needed for people who have died in the British Isles or UK and have assets in Jersey.
Ashley Bidmead explains who can be appointed as an executor and the things to consider when choosing either a professional or non-professional executor.
Advocate Scholefield believes there is definitely a future for trusts in Jersey and here's why.