Bedell Cristin Guernsey has announced that two of its leading lawyers, advocates Jon Barclay (pictured) and Richard Sharp, have become partners in the firm.

Jon Barclay is recognised by peers and clients for his courtroom skills. He practised as a barrister at a leading UK chambers and was admitted as an advocate in Guernsey in 2006.

He specialises in international financial services litigation, with a particular focus on cross-border asset recovery, regulatory disputes, and fraud investigations.

Richard Sharp specialises in advising on insurance, listings, and general corporate and commercial transactions. He joined Bedell Cristin in 2012 and was admitted as an advocate in Guernsey in 2014. 

David Cadin, managing partner of Bedell Cristin in Jersey, said: ‘Since we opened an office in Guernsey more than 10 years ago, we have consistently strengthened the teams and added to the dynamic expertise that we provide to an increasing range of international clients.

‘These promotions also point to our commitment to recruit and retain the very best talent across our business in order to meet client service demands.’