Ogier has joined forces with Offshore Professional Conferences to stage the 3rd annual Investment Funds Update Conference in Jersey.

The one day event will provide a unique insight as to the position of Jersey regarding the latest challenges and expectations of the investment management industry. It will feature a top line-up of speakers comprising both leading local industry figures and UK speakers, which includes Stephen Moverley Smith QC, who has acted in relation to the liquidation of a Madoff investment fund.

The conference takes place on 23 November 2009 at L’Horizon Hotel and will carry six hours of Law Society CPD accreditation.

Chairing the proceedings will be Ogier Partner, Tim Morgan.

Other speakers include Robert Kirkby, Technical Director, Jersey Finance; Mike Jones, Deputy Director Securities, Jersey Financial Services Commission; Wendy Dorman, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers; Daniel Richards, Partner, Ogier; Bajul Shah, Barrister, XXIV Old Buildings; Carl O’Shea, Advocate, Crill Canavan; Tamara Menteshvili, CEO, CISX; Felicity Cole, Of Counsel, Lovells; and Paul Bratch, Director, Knadel Consulting.

For further information or to reserve your place, please email info@opconferences.co.uk or download the programme by visiting the website www.opconferences.co.uk