Carla Benest

Carla Benest

Counsel

Channel Islands

Carla is counsel and Head of our Jersey Employment practice. She specialises in all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment law with particular experience in employment tribunal claims, work place disputes, high value and complex dismissals and restructurings. She also advises on matters relating to the relocation of businesses to the Island and the establishment of new businesses in the Island including advice on immigration and work permits, business and employment licences and data protection matters. Carla also advises on general commercial litigation including contentious property and trust matters.

Carla speaks regularly on employment matters and contributes articles to a number of publications. She also provides regular training to clients on employment law.

Carla joined Mourant Ozannes in September 2007 after practising corporate law at another offshore law firm.