Kerrie is a Director at HIGHVERN and part of the senior team in our pan-island Private Wealth department. After working for several years as a paralegal, Kerrie was admitted as a Solicitor of England and Wales in 2008 and called to the Guernsey Bar in 2009. She has practised as a senior lawyer in several leading offshore law firms, most recently as a Partner at Bedell Cristin. Following this she ran her own boutique private wealth legal practice for two years, specialising in legal services for fiduciaries and private clients. Kerrie has extensive experience of advising on complex, high-value structures, including trusts, foundations and corporate entities, set up by HNWIs and entrepreneurs. At HIGHVERN, Kerrie uses her industry experience and knowledge, and her technical skills, in working with clients and their advisers to set up and administer robust structures, tailored to each individual client’s specific circumstances and requirements.
Kerrie sits on the Guernsey Association of Trustees’ Executive Committee and leads the association’s Technical Committee, regularly contributing to industry consultations on changes to legislation and regulation affecting Guernsey’s fiduciary sector.