Jersey law firm Benest & Syvret has appointed Giles Emmanuel to work in its busy commercial and private client litigation department.Jersey-born Mr. Emmanuel, a qualified English Solicitor, was educated at De La Salle College and graduated from Solent University with a BA (Hons) in Business and Law. He went on to complete his Law Practice Course at the College of Law London and will shortly begin studying for the Jersey Advocates? exams.

Mr. Emmanuel started his career with Ogier as a legal assistant and has developed considerable experience in private client, commercial and criminal litigation. He has also gained significant knowledge of corporate, banking, funds, structured finance and trust work.

Philip Syvret, partner at Benest & Syvret, said: ?Giles is exactly the calibre of young lawyer that Benest & Syvret is seeking to recruit. He has a solid academic background, comprehensive practical experience and a deep understanding of our core services and business ethos. Giles will play a key role in ensuring we continue to deliver a very personal and bespoke service for our clients.?