1) The current assessment is based on the latest available information. The company may have published its policies, but we do not have that information. Check the company`s website and look for its legal compliance. Insurance: With a multidisciplinary insurance and reinsurance team with extensive industry experience, Walkers provides clients with market-leading legal, regulatory and licensing advice for the establishment, structuring and ongoing operation of all types of insurance vehicles. The team prides itself on its ability to provide its clients with practical industry advice based on first-hand experience and knowledge. The team provides services to the world`s leading insurers and reinsurers, capital markets and fund specialists, as well as litigation and non-litigation reinsurance/insurance advice to policyholders, cedents, reinsurers and retrocessionaires. Contacts: Philip Paschalides and Tony De Quintal Key areas of activity: Asset Finance: Walkers` asset finance team advises on all aspects of the financing, leasing and negotiation of aircraft, aircraft engines, helicopters and other heavy transport equipment such as rolling stock and ships. The team is composed of specialists who have extensive experience in complex onshore and offshore asset financing transactions and work for lenders, tenants and financiers. Contact: James Burch, Sarah HumplebyBanking: The Walkers banking team is one of the most experienced transactional banking teams in the offshore market.
She advises agents, arrangers, banks, international financial institutions and corporations on a wide range of domestic and international cross-border banking and financial transactions. She advises on all aspects of lending and credit facilities, from short-term unsecured loans to syndicated multi-currency loans and revolving facilities, leveraged finance, acquisition finance, asset financing, debt restructuring, structured finance and capital markets. Contact: Rob Jackson, David CollinsCorporate: The Walkers group of companies advises global companies and private equity managers on a wide range of transactions as well as corporate, commercial and corporate matters. The team has worked with some of the biggest names in the industry and counts international companies of all sizes from all sectors, banks, private equity providers, a number of governments and government entities, and sovereign wealth funds. The team has extensive experience advising on all corporate matters, including mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, PSPCs, corporate restructurings, joint ventures, shareholder agreements and commercial agreements and agreements of all kinds. Contact: Tim Buckley, Rolf Lindsay, Andrew BarkerInsolvency and Dispute Resolution: Walkers advises investment managers, corporations, directors, general partners and insolvency practitioners on all aspects of litigation, corporate restructurings, restructurings, insolvency and dispute resolution. The team is internationally recognized as the leading insolvency and corporate restructuring team among international financial centre law firms and has extensive experience in multi-jurisdictional restructurings and litigation. The team includes qualified referees and trained mediators. They advise creditors, debtors, private equity and hedge funds and other stakeholders, and have worked with many leading international law firms and accountants. Contact: Neil Lupton, Matthew GouckeInsurance: Walkers has a multidisciplinary insurance and reinsurance team with extensive industry experience and providing clients with market-leading legal, regulatory and licensing advice for the establishment, structuring and ongoing operation of all types of insurance vehicles.
The team provides services to the world`s leading insurers and reinsurers, capital markets and fund specialists, as well as litigation and non-litigation reinsurance/insurance advice to policyholders, cedents, reinsurers and retrocessionaires. Contact: Tony De Quintal, Philip PaschalidesInvestment Funds: Walkers` group of mutual funds is one of the largest mutual fund teams in the world. They advise many of the world`s best-known asset managers, fund sponsors, institutional banks and investors on all aspects of offshore mutual funds, including fund formation, structuring, regulation, fund restructuring, fund relocation, all aspects of distressed funds, termination of employment and ongoing general advice to mutual funds and managers. Contact: Ingrid Pierce, Melissa Lim, PrasanaPrivate Capital & Trusts: Walkers` Private Capital and Trusts Group is a multi-jurisdictional team of specialist lawyers focused on the needs of high-profile individuals, entrepreneurs, family offices, professional fiduciaries and onshore advisors. The team`s work includes setting up private equity funds, direct investments, private and commercial trusts, wealth and estate planning, wills and estates, trusts and charitable and philanthropic entities, fiduciary disputes and a wide range of commercial services to support back-office operations. Contact: David Pytches, Monique BhullarPrivate Equity: Walkers` private equity group serves many of the world`s largest and most successful private equity firms. She advises on all aspects of fund formation and capitalization of investment vehicles, public and private mergers and acquisitions and downstream transactions, financing of subscription lines, leveraged buyouts, corporate restructurings, secured loans, private equity investments and IPO formation and due diligence. Contacts: Caroline Williams, Rolf Lindsay, Tim Buckley, Melissa LimRegulatory & Risk Advisory: Walkers` regulatory and risk advisory team consists of financial regulatory and risk management lawyers who bring unique knowledge by working in various national regulators, including the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority. The team regularly advises unregulated and regulated financial institutions on the interpretation and application of regulatory rules, policies and procedures. Clients include a wide range of banking, insurance and reinsurance companies, mutual funds, managers, trustees and investment managers, advisors, broker-dealers and arrangers.
Contact: Lucy Frew, Tony of QuintalStructured Products & Capital Markets (SPCM):D Walkers` SPCM team advises the world`s leading international financial institutions, managers, arrangers, agents and fiduciaries across the full spectrum of debt, equity, equity-related, credit-linked and asset-backed securities, insurance-related securities, derivatives and other structured products. The team`s expertise includes securitizations, reconditioning, secured bond and loan issuances, debenture programs, commercial paper and depository receipt programs, and convertible bonds and warrant issuances. Contact: Philip Paschalides, James BurchWalkers Professional Services: Walkers Professional Services (WPS) is a leading provider of corporate, corporate governance, compliance and fiduciary services to corporate and institutional clients in global financial centres. WPS offers cutting-edge expertise and value for money thanks to its unique integrated legal and advisory team and state-of-the-art technology. WPS is recognized as best-in-class for escrow services, as voted by customers in 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021 (source: Creditflux). Contacts: Steven Manning, Nicholas Quin, Dorothy Scott` Walkers has tremendous legal talent and analytical strength. The practice of dispute resolution is extremely reactive and focused. They combine legal expertise with forensic talent. This is definitely the company in Cayman that you want on your side. In 2006, Walkers was named Offshore Law Firm of the Year by The Lawyer. Walkers has experience in all types of international and cross-border transactions covering a wide range of sectors, with a particular focus on corporate and contentious and non-contentious financial law, mutual funds, private equity, structured products, insurance and reinsurance, capital markets, financial technology, private capital and trusts.
Walkers provides excellent, clear and practical advice based on a thorough knowledge of the legal, regulatory and business environment in Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Jersey and Ireland. The firm is regularly one of the world`s leading legal directories. Walkers is an offshore law firm headquartered in the Cayman Islands. Walkers provides legal, corporate, compliance and fiduciary services to global corporations, financial institutions, capital markets participants and mutual fund managers. Walkers enforces the laws of six jurisdictions (Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Jersey and Ireland) from ten offices worldwide. He is a member of the Offshore Magic Circle. Corporate Law: The Walkers group of companies advises global corporations and private equity managers on a wide range of transactions as well as corporate, commercial and corporate matters. The team has worked with some of the biggest names in the industry and counts international companies of all sizes from all sectors, banks, private equity providers, a number of governments and government entities, and sovereign wealth funds. The team has extensive experience advising on all corporate matters, including mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, PSPCs, corporate restructurings, joint ventures, shareholder agreements and commercial agreements and agreements of all kinds.