Charles is a senior associate in our Cayman Islands Private Client team who specialises in both contentious and non-contentious international trust and private client related matters. He advises high net worth individuals and families on the creation of complex international trusts. He is also experienced in relation to applications for grants of probate and the resealing of foreign grants and letters of administration.
Charles’ contentious practice includes acting for trustees, beneficiaries, protectors and other office holders on a variety of matters, including applications for directions, contentious probate matters, breach of trust claims, enforcement against assets in a trust and indemnity provisions.
Prior to joining Harneys, Charles worked in the litigation department with another offshore law firm in the Cayman Islands and Guernsey and was involved in a number of high profile commercial and trust litigation cases. His experience includes attending a 129 day trial, as well as various interlocutory and appeal hearings on a variety of matters.
He is an associate member of STEP and has completed an advanced certificate in trust disputes.