Nick Kershaw

Nick Kershaw
Chief Executive of the Ogier Group

 Nick Kershaw is the Chief Executive of the Ogier Group and the Global Head of Investment Funds. Nick specialises in investment funds, real estate investment and corporate work. He was formerly ranked by Legal 500 as the number one investment funds lawyer in Jersey and by Chambers as one of the top two corporate / commercial lawyers in Jersey. He is a past chairman of the Legal & Regulatory Sub-Committee of the Jersey Funds Association.

Prior to joining Ogier Nick was with Clifford Chance in London.



Education

 Nick studied at King’s College, University of London and Inns of Court School of Law in London. He became an English Barrister in 1988 and then requalified as a Jersey Advocate in 1996, becoming a partner of Ogier in 1997. 

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