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Dean Robson

Senior Associate




Dean is a senior associate in Carey Olsen's dispute resolution and litigation team and is currently on secondment to Carey Olsen's BVI office. His practice includes a range of commercial litigation matters with a focus on cross-border litigation, corporate insolvency, and contentious trusts work.

Dean was named as one of eprivateclient's Channel Islands Top 35 Under 35 private client practitioners in 2020 and 2021 before making both the Channel Islands and UK lists in 2022. Dean co-authored the Chambers Global Litigation and Lexology Restructuring and Insolvency practice guides for Jersey.

He is a member of INSOL and the Contentious Trusts Association (ConTrA).


Dean joined Carey Olsen in 2018 having trained and worked at several English law firms. He was admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2014, gained his higher rights of audience in 2017, and was subsequently called to the Bar in England and Wales (non-practising). Dean obtained an MA from the University of Oxford in Jurisprudence and a Diploma in Legal Practice (Distinction) from the College of Law.

In addition to his English qualifications, Dean was admitted as an Advocate of the Royal Court of Jersey in 2023 and as a Solicitor in the BVI in 2024.