“Jessica Roland is described by clients as possessing ‘a knack of giving us all the time that we need to articulate the problem and talk through the issues with her, and then she leads us to a conclusion that is clear, understandable and acceptable to all’,” Chambers UK, 2016, is listed in Citywealth’s ‘IFC Power Women Top 200 List 2015′ and earlier this year won a Gold Award in the Woman of the Year: Leadership (Professional Services/IFC) category at the Citywealth Awards.
Managing Partner of Mourant Ozannes’ Guernsey office, Jessica leads the employment law team in Guernsey; She practiced in England as a solicitor, conducting general litigation and appearing in Courts, before returning to Guernsey in 1998. Jessica now practices commercial and common law litigation, specialising in employment law and human/corporate rights. She has substantial experience before Guernsey Courts at all levels, and has advised some of the island’s largest institutions on dealing with non-contentious and contentious employment matters including redundancies.
Jessica lectures and advises in this area for both locally based and international corporations with Guernsey employment issues, and frequently contributes articles on employment law. She has appeared before the Guernsey employment tribunal on numerous occasions.