Jane Needham


Jane specialises in Jersey property matters encompassing commercial acquisitions and leases, property finance, residential purchases and sales as well as assisting lenders in relation to recovery of mortgage security.

  • Solicitor - Jersey
  • Bachelor of Law (LLB Hons)
Areas of expertise
  • Thank you for your hard work (especially the issues at the end) and for helping us get our first steps onto the property ladder. We really appreciate you explaining everything to us.
    Client of Bedell Cristin
  • Thank you so much for all your hard work and help.
    Client of Bedell Cristin
Major overhaul of mortgage security in Jersey
Property 16 Feb 2018 Jersey

The States of Jersey have passed a law to make major changes to the registration of mortgages (known locally as hypothecs) in Jersey.

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Bedell Cristin associate sworn in as a Jersey Solicitor
Property Private Client 22 Nov 2017 Jersey

Jane Needham from Bedell Cristin was recently sworn in at Jersey's Royal Court.

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Bedell Cristin bolsters property team through series of appointments and promotions

Bedell Cristin has bolstered its property team in Jersey through the appointment of Jeff O’Boyle as a Senior Associate and Priya Jobanputra as an Associate.

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Bedell Cristin appoints new Partner in London and makes nine other promotions across the Group
04 Sep 2017 Jersey London Guernsey

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Control of Housing and Work (Jersey) Law 2012
Briefings | 01 Oct 2013

This briefing note provides a summary of the key provisions of the Control of Housing and Work (Jersey) Law 2012 (the "Law"). The Law has been devised to establish a registration process for Jersey residents and to provide for the control of both work and ...

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Jersey residential property - a guide to letting
Briefings | 18 Apr 2013

Letting residential property may seem like an easy source of income, but it can also be a legal and practical minefield. If there are disagreements between you and your tenants, it can quickly become a drain on your time and resources. The best way to avoi...

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Selling a property in Jersey
Briefings | 21 Oct 2010

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Borrowing on the security of a Jersey property
Briefings | 27 May 2010

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Purchasing share transfer property in Jersey
Briefings | 25 Feb 2010

When you buy a unit in or a whole property by share transfer, you are in fact purchasing shares in a company. If you are buying a unit, the articles of association of the company give you the right to occupy the unit.

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Purchasing freehold property in Jersey
Briefings | 25 Feb 2010

When you buy a freehold property in Jersey, you do not sign the contract; instead, it is passed to the Royal Court and you or your attorney will attend court on a Friday afternoon to swear an oath to abide by the terms of the contract. A copy of the contrac...

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Purchasing flying freehold property in Jersey
Briefings | 25 Feb 2010

When you buy a unit in a property by flying freehold, the land and buildings are owned by an association which is governed by a declaration of co-ownership. Sometimes, there are further regulations made by the co-owners under a power in the declaration. Yo...

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Purchasing unrestricted property in Jersey
Briefings | 07 Jan 2009

While the Island of Jersey has strict regulations in relation to granting residency status, it is possible to purchase what is known as "unrestricted property". In essence, this is property that does not fall within the ambit of the Housing (Jersey) Law 19...

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