Jeremy Berchem is a group partner and Group Head within the Corporate department in Guernsey. He joined Appleby as counsel in October 2012 having previously worked for another offshore law firm in the Channel Islands since 2006. Prior to this, Jeremy worked in the banking departments of Travers Smith in London and Dickinson Dees in Newcastle.
Jeremy has extensive experience of all areas of banking and finance work including advising both lenders and borrowers in relation to all aspects of banking, property finance and asset finance transactions. In particular, Jeremy advises on the issuance of bonds and other debt instruments and their listing on the CISE, the sale and purchase of companies, corporate governance matters and the restructuring of corporate and debt structures. In addition, he has a broad corporate and commercial practice and advises on general corporate matters.
Chambers UK 2016 recognise Jeremy for being a notable practitioner. Legal 500 UK 2016 praise Jeremy as an "excellent practice head" who leads a team that are "experienced, efficient and sophisticated."
IFLR1000 named Jeremy as a 'Leading Lawyer' in the 2016 edition for his Corporate and M&A work.
"[Jeremy] stands out for his ability to see through complex issues and provide a sensible solution."