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Keith Dixon

Partner

Keith is a partner in the Trusts & Private Wealth group. 

Keith regularly advises a mix of global and institutional trustees, family offices and high net worth private clients on commercial and private trusts, foundations, charitable and not-for-profit organisations, succession, pension and estate planning issues as well as on associated regulatory and compliance matters.

Keith has practised Jersey law since 1994. Initially he had a broad common law practice and following his call to the Bar in Jersey he represented several major institutions in a variety of contentious and non-contentious matters before the Royal Court of Jersey.

Between 2004 and 2007 he acted as a director of a Jersey based trust company business and had primary responsibility for the administration of a sizable family office structure during that period.

He has written for several journals and frequently speaks at seminars and conferences on trust law and private client matters. 

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

Career

Keith, a graduate of Cambridge University, joined Carey Olsen as a Senior Associate in 2008. He was called to the English Bar in 1993 and qualified as an Advocate of the Royal Court of Jersey in 1997. He is a member of Middle Temple and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). Keith was sworn in as a notary public in 2014. He was made a partner at Carey Olsen in 2016.

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What our clients say

"He knows exactly what he is doing; if you ask Keith a question, he immediately knows the answer."

Chambers and Partners HNW

"Calm under pressure and able to deliver practical solutions in a timely manner."

Legal 500

"He is technically brilliant but really down-to-earth."

Chambers and Partners HNW

"Keith Dixon is a real trusts brain."

Chambers and Partners HNW

"Diligent, highly knowledgeable and is always willing to go the extra mile for his clients."

Legal 500