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Conversion to LLP Status: Mourant Ozannes Guernsey & Jersey Law Partnerships

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This page sets out additional information and contact details relating to an important change we are making to the way we structure our business.

In common with the majority of large professional services firms, Mourant Ozannes is converting to limited liability partnership status in Guernsey and in Jersey. Mourant Ozannes’ partnerships in our other jurisdictions will be taking equivalent steps as local laws and regulations permit.

Jersey - Registration of Mourant Ozannes, Jersey as a limited liability partnership

The partnership of Mourant Ozannes, Jersey (the 'Existing Firm') intends to register as a limited liability partnership in Jersey with effect on 1 February 2021, under the provisions of the Limited Liability Partnerships (Jersey) Law 2017

From 1 February 2021, our Jersey legal services will provided by Mourant Ozannes (Jersey) LLP under the terms published on mourant.com. Mourant Ozannes (Jersey) LLP will be a legal services body recognised under Article 17A of The Law Society of Jersey Law 2005. The LLP will perform all contracts of the Existing Firm (including client engagements on the same terms as the engagements are currently fulfilled except that the Firm providing the services will be Mourant Ozannes (Jersey) LLP). The LLP will discharge the creditors of the Existing Firm and meet liabilities of the Existing Firm.  The LLP is a separate legal person and only it will be liable for its debts, losses and obligations. 

Guernsey - Conversion of Mourant Ozannes, Guernsey to be a limited liability partnership

The partnership of Mourant Ozannes, Guernsey (the 'Existing Firm') intends to convert to be a limited liability partnership to be called Mourant Ozannes (Guernsey) LLP, with effect on 1 February 2021, pursuant to Part III sections 26 to 30 inclusive of the Limited Liability Partnerships (Guernsey) Law 2013.

From 1 February 2021, our Guernsey legal services will provided by Mourant Ozannes (Guernsey) LLP under the terms published on mourant.com. 

There is no action required by our clients in relation to these changes. However, if you have any questions please get in touch with your usual Client Relationship Partner or use the links on this page.