Jamie WisbeyGeneral Counsel

Jamie Wisbey

Overview

I’m General Counsel for Mourant Governance Services.

I have primary responsibility for legal issues affecting our business. My main areas of interest are new products and innovation, commercial contracts, data protection, outsourcing and terms of business. I have won international awards for corporate governance and company law. I also act as a director for in-house and client companies.

I previously worked for our Finance and Corporate teams in Jersey and Hong Kong. I advised on a broad range of transactions including M&A, joint ventures, equity and debt restructurings and lender and borrower side financings. I have particular experience in private equity and completed a secondment with CVC Capital Partners in Hong Kong.

Before joining Mourant Ozannes, I was a solicitor in Pinsent Masons' Corporate and Commercial team.

Professional qualifications 

  • Computer Science for Lawyers (CS50), Harvard University, 2020
  • Diploma in International Trust Management, STEP, 2019
  • Certified Information Privacy Professional (Europe), IAPP, 2019
  • Certified Information Privacy Manager, IAPP, 2019
  • Chartered secretary, ICSA, 2017
  • Solicitor, England and Wales, 2015
  • Solicitor, Scotland, 2012
  • Diploma in Legal Practice, Glasgow Graduate School of Law, 2010
  • LLB (First Class Honours), Glasgow University, 2009

Memberships

  • The Law Society of England and Wales
  • The Law Society of Scotland
  • ICSA (The Chartered Governance Institute) - Fellow (FCG)
  • STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) - Full Member (TEP)
  • IAPP (International Association of Privacy Professionals) - Full Member (CIPM CIPP/E)

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