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Andreas Kistler


Andreas is a partner in Carey Olsen's trusts and private wealth and litigation teams. He specialises in the court-related aspects of the trusts and private wealth team's practice and has acted in numerous cases involving allegations of breach of trust, fraud and professional negligence, both for plaintiffs and defendants.  He also has experience of mediation of such disputes.

He is also regularly involved in applications by trustees for administrative directions, applications by trustees and beneficiaries for relief on grounds of mistake, applications for orders approving compromises of disputes on behalf of minor, unborn and unascertained beneficiaries and applications for rectification of trust instruments.

In addition, he practises all other aspects of Jersey commercial litigation, including disputes concerning investment funds and Jersey companies, contractual disputes and Jersey intellectual property rights.  

Andreas has been recognised in Legal Week's Private Client Global Elite listings in 2021.


Andreas was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand in 2003. He joined Carey Olsen at the end of 2005 and became an Advocate of the Royal Court of Jersey and a partner in 2013.

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What our clients say

“He is very good-quality - an academic lawyer who understands the nuts and bolts of the law so when you come to cutting-edge areas he has a very strong grounding.”

Chambers UK

“Impressive in the rigour of his legal and strategic analysis.”

Chambers UK

“Is able, thoughtful and careful: all the things necessary to be a great advocate.”

Chambers UK

Andreas Kistler uses “expert knowledge and commercial savvy" to represent participants in a range of trust disputes.

Legal 500

“Delivers practical, commercial solutions to complicated technical issues.”

Legal 500