Hawksford’s Head of Wills and Probate, Charlotte Elliott, Private Client Services Associate Director, Laura Nevitt and Trust Manager, Jennie Henderson Bell, have been named as three of the eprivateclient Channel Islands Top 35 Under 35 for the second year in a row.

eprivateclient is a leading UK-based news service for private client practitioners, including lawyers, accountants, trustees and fee-based independent financial advisors. The Channel Islands initiative runs alongside the established UK and UK Crown Dependencies’ Top 35 Under 35. The list identifies and recognises the rising stars of the private client practitioner community.

Charlotte is an experienced Wills and Probate Solicitor with 11 years’ experience in the legal and financial services industry. She is responsible for assisting clients with a variety of Wills and Probate services. Charlotte is well thought of by clients for her compassionate and considered approach when dealing with difficult and sensitive matters.

Laura, who has 16 years’ experience working in finance, was the youngest Manager and Associate Director to be appointed at Hawksford in recognition of her outstanding professionalism and leadership skills. She achieved the Level 4 Award in Management and Leadership with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

With 13 years’ experience in the financial services industry, Jennie’s role within the Family Office department sees her manage a variety of client portfolios, which includes investments, property and a variety of Trusts.

Hawksford’s Global Head of Private Client Services, Darren Kelland, added: ‘I’m delighted that Charlotte, Laura and Jennie have been recognised as three of the upcoming private client practitioners in the Channel Islands for the second year in a row. At Hawksford, we are committed to supporting employees through continued learning and development to help them achieve their full potential. This recognition further solidifies Hawksford’s market leading provision of private wealth services in Europe and Asia.’

This follows on from Hawksford’s success at the 2019 Citywealth Magic Circle Awards with the company being the most awarded organisation of the night. The trio of accolades won include Trust Company of the Year and Darren Kelland named Trustee of the Year, as well as the business coming runner up in the Family Office of the Year category.