Christian specialises in Insurance & Financial Services, as part of which he acts for both Gibraltar based and international firms, including insurance companies, insurtechs, MGAs, insurance managers and intermediaries on licensing, regulatory and corporate matters.
He also undertakes legislative drafting and advisory work, having acted in respect of the transposition of various European Union Directives into Gibraltar law and the onshoring of European legislation as part of Gibraltar’s withdrawal from the European Union. In addition, Christian acted on the review and drafting of sector-specific regulations for the Legislative Reform Programme (LRP), which comprised the single largest review and reform of Gibraltar’s financial services legislation.
Christian is recognised as ‘Up and Coming’ in General Business Law by Chambers & Partners in their Chambers Global Guide.
He is also ranked as a Next Generation Partner by the Legal 500, where he is noted as ‘extremely reliable’ and for his ‘wealth of knowledge in the area of financial services law’.
Christian also advises on Mergers and Acquisitions, including acting on change of control applications to the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission (GFSC), group restructures, company redomiciliations/migrations and insurance portfolio transfers.
Christian ranked as a Next Generation Partner by the Legal 500, where he is noted as ‘extremely reliable’ and for his ‘wealth of knowledge in the area of financial services law’.
THE LEGAL 500
Memberships & Background
- Honourable Society of the Middle Temple
- The Gibraltar Bar Council
2018: Partner, ISOLAS
2008: Associate, ISOLAS
2008: Called to the Bar of England and Wales and the Gibraltar Bar