Jersey law firm BCR Law has welcomed two new lawyers as part of the continued expansion of the practice, increasing the number of lawyers to 26.
Scottish solicitor Chris Hendry has joined the employment & corporate and commercial department from a global bank covering a range of employment, regulatory, corporate, banking and data protection matters. Prior to working in-house, Chris worked in private practice focusing on corporate work.
Chris attended law school at the University of Aberdeen and also holds a masters in oil and gas law. He is also a member of the Law Society of Scotland and the Employment Lawyers Association.
English solicitor Ashley Quenault also joined BCR’s corporate and commercial department, working alongside Partner Wendy Lambert.
Ashley acts in a wide range of corporate and commercial matters and also assists clients with commercial and residential leases (acting for both landlords and tenants), in commercial sales and purchases and also in residential sales and purchases.
Prior to joining BCR Law, Ashley acted as in-house legal counsel for a local civil engineering company where he was involved in various construction law related matters. Prior to this, he was an Associate in the trusts advisory group of a large offshore law where he was involved in a range of contentious and non-contentious trust and corporate work.
Partner Wendy Lambert commented: “The appointment of both Chris and Ashley to our corporate and commercial department respectively, demonstrates our growth as a firm and the wide range of matters in which we offer expertise. We pride ourselves on providing a personalised service to all clients and the continuing growth of the firm reflects this.”