Barrister

Jason Hill

Year of call 1995

CC&P

Practice Summary

Crown Advocate in the Civil Litigation Directorate in the chambers of the Law Officers of the Crown, Guernsey. Preparing and conducting civil litigation before the Guernsey Court of Appeal, the Royal Court of Guernsey, the Magistrate’s Court, the Court of Alderney, the Court of the Seneschal (Sark) and various statutory tribunals on behalf of the governments of Guernsey, Alderney and Sark, government departments and statutory bodies (including the Guernsey Financial Services Commission, the Alderney Gambling Control Commission, Guernsey Police and Guernsey Border Agency). Giving advice to those bodies and associated officers and politicians. Drafting policies, procedures and other instruments.

Areas of Expertise

•    Land law

•    Company law

•    Financial services

•    E-gambling

•    Public law

Notable Cases

In re C (Royal Court of Guernsey, 20/2013)

In re Forfeiture of Money etc. Law, 2007 (Royal Court of Guernsey, 23/2014)

CYMA Petroleum (C.I.) Ltd. v. States of Guernsey (Guernsey Court of Appeal, 05/2015)

Birnie v. States of Guernsey and anor. (Royal Court of Guernsey, 27/2015)