Edward Bennett

Partner
Overview

Edward is head of the International Private Client group. He has considerable experience advising local and international clients on all aspects of trusts, foundations and related corporate and commercial law issues - he frequently advises on the establishment, restructuring and ongoing administration of fiduciary structures holding a variety of assets located around the world.

Edward is also a Jersey Notary Public.

What his clients say:
'Edward Bennett delivers advice in a careful and well thought-out manner'
'He knows this stuff inside out and is very well known'
'He gets to the crux of a matter quickly and he gives good pragmatic solutions'
'He's calm, measured, well established and respected in the Jersey legal world'

Professional
  • Advocate - Jersey
  • Notary Public - Jersey
  • Solicitor - England & Wales (non-practising)
  • STEP (Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners) Member
  • STEP Advanced Certificate in Family Business Advising
Industry Focus
  • Edward is regularly invited to speak at client seminars and presentations.
  • A member of the Board of Examiners for the Advocates and Solicitors Qualifying Examination.
Credentials
  • 'Leading Lawyers' category - 2018, 2017 Citywealth Leaders List
  • 50 most influential list 2019 - eprivateclient
  • 'Leader in their field' - Chambers UK, Europe, Global High Net Worth 2019, 2018 and 2017
  • 'Leading individual' - Legal 500 2018, 2017 and 2016
  • 'Hall of Fame' - Legal 500 2019 and 2020
  • 'Honours List' in the 'Leading Trustees' category - 2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012 Citywealth Leaders List
  • 'Honours List' in the 'Leading Lawyers' category - 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012 Citywealth Leaders List

He's calm, measured, well established and respected in the Jersey legal world

Chambers and Partners

He gets to the crux of a matter quickly and he gives good pragmatic solutions

Chambers and Partners

Edward Bennett delivers advice in a careful and well thought-out manner

Legal 500

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