Sonia Shah


Sonia joined the firm in March 2016 as an Associate in the Litigation team. She works with all members of the team, assisting in a wide variety of commercial litigation matters.

Sonia obtained a BSc in Mathematics at Durham University and subsequently undertook the Graduate Diploma in Law and the Legal Practice Course at BPP Law School in London. Sonia trained for two years at Jeffrey Green Russell (now part of Gordon Dadds) in London, before relocating to Jersey.

  • Solicitor* - England & Wales


Areas of expertise
Enforcing English matrimonial orders against Jersey trusts
Briefings | 16 Oct 2013

The English matrimonial courts have jurisdiction to vary a trust in accordance with domestic law. This is so, even where the trust is located abroad and governed by the law of another jurisdiction. Thus, 'nuptial settlements' (whether on-shore or off-shore)...

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