Marcus Leese




Marcus has a broad practice but with a particular focus on private client, trusts, foundations, wills and estates (and related banking and finance, corporate and commercial work) for high net worth entrepreneurial clients and their businesses. He is an admitted and practising lawyer in both the BVI and Guernsey. He is also admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand and as a solicitor of the High Court of England and Wales. He joined the Guernsey office of Ogier in 1999 and became a partnerin 2005. He relocated to our Hong Kong office in 2010 on a four year secondment and returned to Guernsey in January 2014. 

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Compliance & Regulation

New Probate Rules for BVI company owners BVI has entirely revoked its old probate rules, which had been used for more than 30 years, and the new rules, the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (Non-Contentious Probate and Administration of Estates) Rules 2017 (New Rules), have come into effect from 1 November 2017..

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Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

Asian Wealth Solutions Forum 2019

We were delighted to host our 10th Asian Wealth Solutions Forum in Singapore.

More than 300 CEOs, COOs, Independent Asset managers and other senior practitioners attended – from a mix of local and international Private Banks, Retail Banks, Insurance Comp...