Appleby, the world’s largest provider of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services, is pleased to announce that it has been shortlisted for the British Crown Dependency ‘Offshore Law Firm of the Year’ and ‘Offshore Trust Company of the Year’ categories at the Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards 2013.

The Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards were established to highlight the excellence of the advisors and managers in the private wealth sector in the major international financial centres. These awards will be judged by an international panel of highly respected practitioners from all sectors with experience of working with advisors in all the jurisdictions covered. The winners will be those judged to have excelled in achievement, innovation, expertise and service.

Commenting on the nominations, Naomi Rive, Appleby’s Private Client and Trusts Practice Group Head in Jersey said: “We are delighted to have been shortlisted for these prestigious awards. The nominations are testament to the significant strength and expertise of our private client & trusts team across the British Crown Dependencies.”

Farah Ballands, Appleby’s Group Head of Fiduciary & Administration Services added: “We greatly value this recognition by our clients and peers for our private client work which underpins our market leading position in the offshore market.”

The winners will be announced at an awards presentation evening on 24th January 2013 at the London Landmark Hotel.

For full shortlists, online voting and further information please visit