Fritha Ford

Fritha Ford

Senior Associate

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​Advocate Fritha Ford is a Senior Associate in Walkers' Jersey team, specialising in trusts-related disputes. She has more than a decade's experience as an offshore disputes specialist advising trustees, beneficiaries and protectors on all matters of Jersey trust law and regularly appears before the Royal Court.

Fritha is frequently instructed to provide Jersey trust law advice in the context of high net worth divorces and also advises on disputes with a cross-border element including, in the last 12 months, disputes about Jersey-law governed trusts with assets in Monaco, Bermuda, India and Russia.

She worked extensively on the Alhamrani litigation which ran from 2003 to 2009, which is thought to be the largest ever heard before the Jersey courts

Besides trusts matters, Fritha's practice encompasses all aspects of commercial litigation, including insolvency, contractual disputes and negligence claims.

Fritha qualified as a Barrister before moving offshore and studied in London, Scotland and Sweden.

Prior to joining Walkers in July 2015, Fritha practised within the Litigation and International Trust and Private Client practice groups at a leading offshore firm in Jersey.

Admitted In:
England and Wales (not practising)
Jersey

Qualifications:
MA (Hons) Scandinavian Studies (Swedish), University of Edinburgh
Post-graduate Diploma in Law, BPP Law School, London
Bar Vocational Course, BPP Law School, London



 

2018 Legal 500 - (Dispute Resultion) Recommended Lawyer - Jersey 

2018 eprivateclient Channel Islands Top 35 Under 35

The Law Society of Jersey
The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple
The Association of Restructuring and Insolvency Experts (ARIES), the Channel Islands' chapter of INSOL International
Jersey Personal Injury and Medico-legal Society (JPIMS)

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