Walkers advises on the laws of Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands (BVI), the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Ireland and Jersey. We are experienced in all types of international and cross-border transactions covering a broad range of sectors with a particular focus on both contentious and non-contentious corporate and finance law, investment funds, private equity, structured products, capital markets, regulatory and risk advisory, and private capital and trusts.
Walkers delivers clear, concise and practical advice based on an in-depth knowledge of the legal, regulatory and commercial environment in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Ireland and Jersey.
Admitted in:JerseyEngland and Wales (not practising)BVI (not practising)Cayman Islands (not practising)Qualifications:LLB (Hons), University of HullLLM in Advanced Litigation (Distinction), Nottingham Trent UniversityLaw Society FinalsJersey Advocates' Examinations
2023 Chambers UK - Band 2 - “Nigel Sanders is very prompt with everything he does and good with the technicalities in very difficult cases.”
2022 Who's Who Legal - Recommended - Asset Recovery
2022 Chambers HNW Guide - Offshore Trusts - "one of the best trust litigators in Jersey, very focused on perfection" and another source adds that he is "an absolute delight."
Who's Who Legal 2021 - Commercial Litigation - Recommended
Chambers & Partners - Band 2 - "I enjoyed that he is straightforward, easy to deal with and a nice guy. He quickly understood the clients and was effective."
Legal 500 2021 - Dispute Resolution - Hall of Fame - "Stand-out insolvency disputes lawyer. A great guy and a pleasure to work with. Very sharp and cuts to the commercial chase quickly and effectively. Very responsive and a high recommendation."
Legal 500 2020 - Dispute Resolution - Leading Individual
2020 Who's Who Legal - Private Client
2020 Chambers Global Guide - (Dispute Resolution) - "he's really thorough, no detail goes unnoticed and he's a solutions-driven lawyer."
2020 Chambers and Partners UK Guide - Notable Practitioner:
"He's really thorough, no detail goes unnoticed and he's a solutions-driven lawyer."
Citywealth Leaders List 2019 - Contentious Trusts category - Jersey
"Nigel Sanders and I work for a client in a very challenging and interesting dispute before the Court of Jersey regarding a Trust. Mr Sanders is a very helpful, attentive, meticulous and passionate professional. He also has great interpersonal skills and good relationships with his interlocutors, especially with his team. He is always well-prepared before going to Court, has a strong sense of professional ethics, and his defence is nothing short of spectacular. Nigel Sanders is a pleasure to work with."
"Stand-out insolvency disputes lawyer. A great guy and a pleasure to work with. Very sharp and cuts to the commercial chase quickly and effectively. Very responsive and a high recommendation."