Created Date:
15 January 2024
Henry Simpson

Henry Simpson joins Carey Olsen as senior associate in Guernsey corporate and finance team

Carey Olsen is pleased to announce that senior associate Henry Simpson has joined the firm's corporate and finance practice in Guernsey.

Henry joins Carey Olsen from another offshore law firm where he developed a broad range of experience acting for international and local clients on complex and high value finance transactions, as well as on general corporate and regulatory issues.

Henry is vice-president of the Guernsey International Legal Association and a director of the Institute of Law Guernsey. He was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2016, was admitted as an Advocate of the Royal Court of Guernsey in 2018, and qualified as a solicitor of England and Wales in 2020.

Henry commented: "I am thrilled to join Carey Olsen in its leading finance and corporate practice. I look forward to working alongside my new team and hope to use my knowledge and skills in the corporate and finance space to contribute to the continual growth and success of the firm."

Partner Ben Morgan said: "Henry is a fantastic addition to our fast-growing corporate and finance practice in Guernsey. He brings with him a wealth of experience advising major clients on complex transactions and his expertise will be of great value to our clients. We are delighted to welcome him to Carey Olsen."

Carey Olsen is consistently ranked Tier 1 in The Legal 500, Chambers UK and IFLR for its corporate, banking and finance and investment funds practices in Guernsey. The firm has one of the largest corporate teams in the offshore legal market, representing more London Stock Exchange clients than any other offshore law firm. It is also a leading legal adviser to Guernsey's investment funds sector, advising over 81% of the entire Guernsey-domiciled funds market by asset under management (AUM).