Mourant Ozannes has appointed highly regarded trusts and private client lawyer, Fred Milner, as Counsel in its International Trusts & Private Client (ITPC) practice. 

Based in the Jersey office, Fred is Jersey qualified and has a broad range of private client experience gained in London, Jersey and Geneva. Having worked both in private practice and in-house he is well placed to advise trustees, family offices, law and accounting firms, private banks and high net worth individuals on a wide range of trust, corporate and succession issues as well as associated regulatory law. 

Mourant Ozannes Partner and Head of Jersey International Trusts & Private Client, Edward Devenport, said: “Fred's appointment reflects the continued growth of our global trusts and private client team and our commitment to delivering the highest level of client service. His unique experience and contacts will be a valuable addition to our practice and I am pleased to welcome him to Mourant Ozannes." 

Mourant Ozannes’ International Trusts & Private Client practice is an integrated global team of advisers and litigators, advising on the laws of the BVI, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey, from offices in each of these jurisdictions as well as in Hong Kong and London. The hire follows hot on the heels of the arrival of Partner and prominent trusts and private client lawyer, Tony Pursall, who joined the team in August and is based in the firm's London office.