James Tee is thorough and prompt to ensure that matters keep pace and the initiative is maintained.
James Tee is knowledgeable, capable, commercial, and a great individual to work with
The service received from James has always been excellent. He is a pleasure to work with.
James is a Partner in our Guernsey Dispute Resolution team.
James advises on all aspects of commercial dispute resolution with a particular focus on insolvency matters. He regularly advises insolvency practitioners, creditors and directors alike on all aspect of insolvency matters from appointments to directions applications.
Additionally, James has experience regarding other matters in the core areas of the Dispute Resolution team including Corporate Disputes and Contentious Trusts.
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James first joined Collas Crill as a paralegal and went on to complete his Bar Vocational Court whilst working at Collas Crill. James was called to the Inner Temple in July 2009. The following year James attended Caen University and in 2010 passed the Guernsey Bar Exams. He was called to the Guernsey Bar in 2010.
In 2017, James passed the Guernsey notarial exams and was admitted as a Notary Public in the Bailiwick of Guernsey. He was promoted to Partner in January 2023.
James has been ranked in the Legal 500 as "a first class of counsel in the insolvency area" and is also listed as a 'Rising star'.
Collas Crill's experienced Guernsey team regularly advise on the laws of both Sark and Alderney in addition to Guernsey itself.
In regulatory disputes there are often fine lines between the usual wrangling with the regulator and something more serious – by matching our mix of experienced contentious and non-contentious lawyers to the particular problem at hand, better and more efficient outcomes are obtained. As Risk and Regulatory experts, our Dispute Resolution team frequently act on contentious matters, able to leverage their experience to help clients achieve the highest regulatory standards and avoid common pitfalls. To find out more click here.
When your business is involved in any kind of legal dispute it's crucial to work with lawyers who are hands-on, cost-effective and flexible enough to respond quickly and intuitively to your unique situation and needs. We know that there are many different ways a dispute can be resolved and work closely with our clients to understand every aspect of their business, priorities and goals. This allows us to find the best way forward for our clients and to advise on the commercial implications of a dispute, ensuring the process remains as stress-free as possible. Our approach is practical, responsive and tailored to the client's interests. Our expertise and reputation means we're first choice for a range of clients, including banks, trust companies, high net worth individuals and top law firms.
At Collas Crill, we're used to working as part of a multi-jurisdictional team, capable of reacting and responding quickly to urgent requests for assistance with locating and freezing assets. As sophisticated defendants become more adept at dissipating assets, we've been involved in cases that created new law in the Channel Islands in relation to a party's ability to trace assets and recover their losses. With their ability to deal with complex issues the team deliver clear, commercial advice on the availability and likely success of recovery methods.
For financially distressed companies in need of restructuring and reorganisation, or for those where the opportunity to do so has passed or failed, Collas Crill’s insolvency and restructuring team work to achieve the most beneficial outcome in these difficult situations.
Our team brings a wealth of experience from a range of diverse backgrounds to give quick, accurate, commercial advice, primarily across the financial services sector.
Currently working on some of the largest and most complex cross-border insolvencies in the jurisdiction, we frequently advise top law firms from the People’s Republic of China, the United States, the United Kingdom and other jurisdictions. We are regularly briefed by Sovereign Wealth Funds and Fortune 500 Companies to advise on particular restructurings, as well as investment managers from Europe; the United States and Russia.
At whatever stage we are engaged, our involvement will assist in identifying the on-going risks facing a client and to enable that client to continue to identify and to effectively manage deteriorating relationships with creditors, financiers, investors or other interested parties.
Collas Crill has made a number of promotions across its Channel Island and Caribbean offices. In the Channel Islands, Guernsey-based Cerisse Fisher and Nin Ritchie have been...
Collas Crill UK Legal 500 2023
Collas Crill has maintained its strong position in the Legal 500 United Kingdom directory this year, upholding its rankings across all practice areas. Described as one of...
New Law Journal: Restructuring
In the last of a three-part series on Jersey and Guernsey law in the New Law Journal, Senior Associate Karen Stachura provides an overview of restructuring procedures...
New Law Journal article on fraud
In the second of a three-part series on Jersey and Guernsey law in the New Law Journal, Partner Michael Adkins, and Of Counsel James Tee along with Group Partner Simon...
Insolvency in the Channel Islands
In the first of a three-part series on Jersey and Guernsey law in the New Law Journal, Partner Michael Adkins, Group Partner Simon Hurry, along with Of Counsel James Tee and...
Collas Crill has provided the overview of the insolvency and restructuring sectors in Jersey and Guernsey for GRR's Europe, Middle East and Africa Restructuring Review...
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We are delighted to be a gold sponsor of the INSOL International's Channel Island Seminar, which is taking place in Jersey on 20 June. Partner Simon Hurry is on the...
After hugely successful fourth and fifth iterations in 2021 and 2022, Future Lawyer Week UK (FLW) is returning to the UK in 2023. Taking place in London between 24 - 26...
TL4 FIRE Starters Global Summit
'The Next Gen of Asset Recovery are headed to Dublin' We are delighted that a number of Collas Crill Partners and Associates from multiple will be in attendance at this...
INSOL International annual seminar
Join Collas Crill Of Counsel James Tee and fellow speakers at INSOL International’s seventh annual Channel Islands Seminar on Tuesday 14 September at the Radisson Blu Hotel...
Wilberforce Guernsey Conference
Our Guernsey Dispute Resolution team will be attending this year's Wilberforce Guernsey Conference on Thursday 27th June. The members of Wilberforce are preparing to deliver...
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