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Collas Crill's Jersey Directors' Risk Conference

Practical issues for directors, senior managers and senior compliance professionals working in Jersey's regulated financial services businesses will be the theme of Collas Crill's Director's Risk conference on 04 October 2017.

Hosted by Collas Crill's partners, Danny Le Maistre (Dispute Resolution) and Dilmun Leach (Funds and Regulatory), we will also be joined by guest speaker James Purchas of 4 Pump Court Chambers. James is a highly regarded and experienced barrister who specialises in contentious financial services and insurance matters. He has considerable experience of advising in relation to claims against directors for breach of their duties.


  • 8:00 - Registration

  • 8:30 - 8:40 Introduction

  • 8:40 - 9:20 James Purchas, Barrister, 4 Pump Court
    • James will discuss the trials and tribulations of senior management focusing on potential liabilities. This will include a look at some of the sources and obligations that arise as well as mitigating exposure by D&O insurance with an overview of what is (and is not) covered all with reference to cases.

  • 9:20 - 9:30 Coffee Break
  • 9:30 - 9:50 Danny Le Maistre, Partner, Collas Crill
    • Danny will discuss directors duties and claims for breach of duty. This will include a review of some recent case law in Jersey and elsewhere involving claims against directors and considering the key points arising from those cases and lessons to be learned.
  • 9:50 - 10:10 Dilmun Leach, Group Partner, Collas Crill
    • Dilmun will discuss evaluating transactions from a legal and regulatory perspective. This will include practical tips for considering regulatory and commercial risks, and a case study of what directors should consider in a real life scenario.

  • 10:10 - 10:30 Questions & close

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Directors, senior managers and senior compliance professionals working in Jersey's regulated financial services businesses.

COST: £30

WHERE: The Pomme d'Or Hotel, St Helier

WHEN: Wednesday 4 October 2017

TIMINGS: Registration from 8:00am onwards. Speakers commence at 8:30am sharp, close at 10:30am.

To book your place, please click here. If you have any queries, please email