Our Areas of Expertise
BANKING AND FINANCE
Wessex Fairchild represents commercial banks and other lending institutions that lend to both domestic customers and international entities with a connection to the islands. Our attorneys also act for borrowers acquiring financing at all levels from residential developments to private, high value infrastructure projects.
LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT
Wessex Fairchild’s attorneys assist both employer and employee to resolve workplace challenges to avoid potential litigation in areas such as drafting employee contracts and providing advice on severance, termination, redundancies and how to handle employee strikes.
LEX CORPORATE SERVICES
Lex Corporate Services can help to navigate you strategically through various processes to ensure your business investments and assets are fortified. We also welcome small business owners to our doors. Whether you are a well-established savvy business person, a wealthy investor or a newly budding entrepreneur, whether you are located offshore or on island, as a respected corporate services specialist, Lex can ably satisfy a wide range of corporate needs based on the specific requirements of your business model.
Our connection to Wessex Fairchild Attorneys at Law, allows our clients the further benefit of exploring tax management, asset planning, complex investment and estate solutions. That affiliation also makes for an easy cross over in the event your business needs extend to legal advice, drafting of various business contracts or legal representation.
LITIGATION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
The litigation team is regularly engaged in a broad spectrum of contentious disputes and has experience in advising and representing clients in high profile litigation cases. We are accustomed to working with attorneys from multiple jurisdictions to coordinate cross-border litigation strategies to obtain the best outcome for our clients. Wessex Fairchild’s attorneys are also skilled in dispute resolution and help our clients analyze the impact of a lawsuit, analyze the costs versus benefits of taking action and explore alternatives to best suit the individual needs of each client.
MATRIMONIAL AND FAMILY LAW
Our attorneys advise on all areas regarding on matrimonial and family law matters including divorce, maintenance for spouses and children and financial settlement between spouses. We are skilled in drafting domestic contracts including pre-nuptial contracts, nuptial settlements and separation agreements.
Our real estate team aims to take the stress out of purchasing a property and provide certainty to our clients while providing efficient and comprehensible service. We represent both buyers and sellers in the sale of real estate in the islands from residential property to mixed-use commercial developments. Our attorneys understand the phases of the local market and are best placed to guide our clients through a myriad of real estate transactions and assist with all stages of development. Our full areas of focus include: Subdivision Planning and Development Condominiums and Planned Development Real Estate Financing Conveyancing – Sale and Purchase of Real Property