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  • the epitome of what a leading private client partner should be, a technically brilliant practitioner who has the personal touch that allows her to lead a cutting edge team and also strike immediate and lasting relationships of trust with clients.
    Legal 500
  • Kellyann always makes herself available and no engagement is either too big or too small and she is not scared to roll her sleeves up on difficult instructions to get the right answer.
    Legal 500
  • Leading Individual
    Legal 500
  • very creative and very analytical.
    Chambers & Partners
  • Kellyann Ozouf is a leading individual in every sense, she knows her stuff and has years of experience dealing with clients at the very highest level. Kellyann is very commercially aware and brings all of her experience to every matter across a broad
    Legal 500
  • Kellyann Ozouf is a delight to work with and I would recommend her to any of my clients. She is intelligent and technically able without over complicating things
    Legal 500
  • She has a great ability to explain her subject clearly to a mixed audience with a diversity of experience
    Client feedback
  • Kellyann possesses 'can-do' attitude to problem solving
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Kellyann is a Partner at Collas Crill and heads the award winning International Private Client and Trusts practice in Jersey. She has over 15 years' experience in private client work and is both a Jersey advocate and a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales.

She acts for a range of professional trustees (local and international trust companies and bank owned trust companies), settlors, beneficiaries and ultra high net worth individuals. She advises on all aspects of Jersey law concerning wills, succession, foundations and trusts. Kellyann's work often involves assisting the Jersey dispute resolution team (in both non-contentious and contentious court applications, including variation, rectification and mistake applications), corporate and property teams, as well as the UK real estate team.

Kellyann was crowned gold winner of the Woman of the Year - Professional Services Award at the Citywealth Powerwomen Awards 2020, awarded Partner of the Year in the 2019 at the Citywealth Future Leaders Awards, named Inspirational Individual of the Year in the 2017 Citywealth Future Leaders Awards, and was on the judging panel for the 2018 Future Leaders Awards. She is included in the latest edition of the Citywealth Leaders List, and is also one of Legal Week's Private Client Global Elite for 2017, 2018 and 2019. 

In 2019, she was on the panel of Expert Judges for the STEP awards.

Kellyann is a leading individual in Legal 500 and is ranked in Chambers and Partners UK 2020.

She has contributed to leading legal texts, including the Jersey chapter in the 'International Comparative Legal Guide to: Private Client 2019', the Jersey chapter in Butterworths LexisNexis 'Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents', the Oxford University Press publication entitled 'The World Survey' and has most recently worked together with Jersey Finance to produce the Back to Basics Campaign on Jersey trusts and was interviewed by STEP on Philanthropy.

Kellyann is also a member of the Jersey Trusts Working Party, which is instrumental in developing the Jersey trust law. 

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Middle East Group
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The demand for professional advisers who understand the needs of clients in the region has never been more important. With shariah-compliant products and Islamic finance becoming increasingly mainstream and integrated into the global financial system, it is important to partner with a team who understands the complexities of these structures, while also understanding how more traditional structures can be applied to meet the needs of Middle Eastern clients.

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Private Client
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As global legislation, regulation and taxation constantly change and become more complex, it has never been more important to make long-term plans to secure your future, the future of your family or your business. We cut through the legal jargon to provide clear, practical advice when you most need it and anticipate the challenges you are likely to face so that you can rest assured you and your family are in safe hands at every step of the way.

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Trusts & Fiduciary
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We work closely with trust and fiduciary businesses and their clients to build strong relationships based on trust, confidence and a deep understanding of their priorities and needs. We have an extensive range of experience in terms of particular products or service lines, including pensions and Shariah, and many of the team have worked in the other international off and onshore jurisdictions prominent in the world of wealth management. We have associated skills in dispute resolution, risk and regulatory, and image protection. We ensure that thought has been given to the composition of the team on every piece of work we do, and use our mix of skill and experience effectively.

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STEP Private Client Awards finalist

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