Bedell Cristin lawyers, Simon Morris and Sukhvinder Chana, have been promoted to managing associates in the global financial services law practice.

Simon joined the firm in 2009 and is based in the Jersey office. He has extensive experience in real estate transactions, acquisitions, corporate finance and offshore funds. He also provides company and commercial advice on a regular basis.

Sukhvinder joined Bedell Cristin in 2010 and supports the Guernsey team from the firm's London office. He has expertise in a range of corporate and banking transactions involving real estate finance, acquisition finance, structured finance, restructuring and insolvency issues.

"We're thrilled to promote Simon and Sukhvinder to managing associates," said global managing partner Tim Pearce.

"They have each been with Bedell Cristin for a number of years, during which they have developed strong client relationships, gained a wealth of experience and demonstrated dedication to providing excellent client service.

"We'd like to congratulate Simon and Sukhvinder on their well-deserved promotions."