Mourant’s 5 in the 35 under 35


Five lawyers from Mourant in the Channel Islands have been named in ePrivateclient’s inaugural Channel Islands Top 35 Under 35 list.

Counsel, Chris Duncan and Catherine Moore in the firm’s Guernsey office, along with Associates in the Jersey office Chris Vincent, Julia-Anne Dix and Luke Gingell, have been recognised as ‘rising stars’ within the private client advisory profession. This is the second consecutive year that Chris Duncan and Luke Gingell have been named on the list.

Both Catherine and Chris Duncan are members of the firm’s global International Trusts and Private Client practice where their role includes advising trustees and beneficiaries on a wide range of private client-related matters including court applications, international tax disclosures and non-contentious issues concerning trusts, foundations, wills and probate. Chris Vincent, Julia-Anne Dix and Luke Gingell are members of the Jersey litigation practice, focusing on commercial litigation including trusts, fraud and investment disputes as well as regulation and financial services.

Mourant Partner and Head of International Trusts and Private Client, Edward Devenport said: “Building trusted relationships is key in our industry, and the inclusion of Catherine, Chris, Julia-Anne, Luke and Chris on the top 35 list demonstrates the high regard in which they are held by clients and their advisers, as well as their commercial judgement and impressive technical skills. We’re delighted to congratulate them on this well-deserved recognition.”

The ePrivateclient Top 35 Under 35 list is considered the ‘definitive list of young private client practitioners’, with those working in the legal, accountancy, trust and residential property investment industries all eligible for nomination.