CORPORATE

Global Leaders In Offshore Corporate Law

A trusted partner for global corporate deals across all industries, Walkers corporate team provides expert multi-jurisdiction advice across all aspects of corporate transactions.

WALKERS CORPORATE PRACTICE IN BRIEF

  • Representing clients from leading Fortune 500 companies, FTSE 100 companies and private equity firms across all industry sectors
  • Consistently ranked as a market leading practice by leading industry publications, including Chambers and Legal 500
  • Corporate legal advice in Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Irish and Jersey law
  • Providing time zone coverage via 10 offices situated within Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the Americas
  • Recognised for cross-jurisdictional expertise, client-focus, and the ability to deliver on the largest deals in market

CORPORATE TRANSACTION SPECIALISTS

Our global team has extensive experience in:

  • Public and private acquisitions and disposals
  • Private equity investment and divestment
  • Mergers & acquisitions, consolidations and demergers
  • Listings on major international exchanges
  • Take-privates
  • Special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) and related transactions
  • Corporate governance
  • Corporate reorganisations and restructurings
  • Venture capital and equity financings

 

WHY WALKERS?

  • Commercial problem solvers at the forefront of market leading transactions and trends, helping clients to seize opportunities and conquer challenges
  • Corporate transaction specialists, experienced in the most complex cross-border corporate and commercial transactions
  • Tried and tested - a trusted pair of hands advising on M&A, listings, demergers, takeovers, joint ventures, disposals, restructurings, reorganisations and much more
  • Acting for revolutionary therapeutics company ProKidney in a US$597 million business combination with Social Capital Survetta Holdings Corp. III.
  • Cayman Islands counsel to Apollo Strategic Growth Capital in its US$5.3 billion business combination with American Express Global Business Travel ("AmEx GBT").
  • British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands counsel to innovative women led special purpose acquisition company Queen’s Gambit Growth Capital in its recent business combination.

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
Jack BoldarinManaging PartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4995jack.boldarin@walkersglobal.com
Matthew Cowman Managing PartnerT +1 284 852 2208matthew.cowman@walkersglobal.com
Jonathan HeaneyManaging PartnerT +44 (0)1534 700 786jonathan.heaney@walkersglobal.com
Matthew BloomfieldPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4986matthew.bloomfield@walkersglobal.com
Ciaran BohnackerPartnerT +971 4 363 7901ciaran.bohnacker@walkersglobal.com
John CartwrightPartnerT +852 2596 3336john.cartwright@walkersglobal.com
Tom CochranePartnerT +971 4 363 7913tom.cochrane@walkersglobal.com
David CollinsPartnerT +1 345 814 4503 david.collins@walkersglobal.com
Mark CummingsPartnerT +852 2596 3316mark.cummings@walkersglobal.com
Nicholas DaviesPartnerT +971 4 363 7934nicholas.davies@walkersglobal.com
James GadenPartnerT +852 2596 3433james.gaden@walkersglobal.com
Mark GalazziPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4972mark.galazzi@walkersglobal.com
Thomas GrangerPartnerT +852 2596 3348thomas.granger@walkersglobal.com
William LeePartnerT +852 2596 3358william.lee@walkersglobal.com
Neil McDonaldPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4990neil.mcdonald@walkersglobal.com
Patrick OrmondPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4983patrick.ormond@walkersglobal.com
Omonike Robinson-PickeringPartnerT +1 284 852 2222omonike.robinson-pickering@walkersglobal.com
Laura RogersPartnerT +65 6595 4675laura.rogers@walkersglobal.com
Timothy StevensPartnerT +65 6595 4676timothy.stevens@walkersglobal.com
Tania TohPartnerT +65 6603 1664tania.toh@walkersglobal.com
James TwiggPartnerT +65 6603 1699 james.twigg@walkersglobal.com
Denise WongPartnerT +852 2596 3303denise.wong@walkersglobal.com
Hughie WongPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4982hughie.wong@walkersglobal.com

CAYMAN ISLANDS
Jack BoldarinManaging PartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4995jack.boldarin@walkersglobal.com
Rob JacksonManaging PartnerT +1 345 914 4281rob.jackson@walkersglobal.com
Jason AllisonPartnerT +1 345 914 6358jason.allison@walkersglobal.com
Hugh AndersonPartnerT +1 345 814 4518hugh.anderson@walkersglobal.com
Andrew BarkerPartnerT +1 345 914 4282andrew.barker@walkersglobal.com
Jonathan BettsPartnerT +1 441 242 1511jonathan.betts@walkersglobal.com
Matthew BloomfieldPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4986matthew.bloomfield@walkersglobal.com
Ciaran BohnackerPartnerT +971 4 363 7901ciaran.bohnacker@walkersglobal.com
Tim BuckleyPartnerT +1 345 814 4646 tim.buckley@walkersglobal.com
James BurchPartnerT +1 345 814 4634james.burch@walkersglobal.com
John CartwrightPartnerT +852 2596 3336john.cartwright@walkersglobal.com
Tom CochranePartnerT +971 4 363 7913tom.cochrane@walkersglobal.com
David CollinsPartnerT +1 345 814 4503 david.collins@walkersglobal.com
Mark CummingsPartnerT +852 2596 3316mark.cummings@walkersglobal.com
Nicholas DaviesPartnerT +971 4 363 7934nicholas.davies@walkersglobal.com
James GadenPartnerT +852 2596 3433james.gaden@walkersglobal.com
Mark GalazziPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4972mark.galazzi@walkersglobal.com
Thomas GrangerPartnerT +852 2596 3348thomas.granger@walkersglobal.com
Justin HartPartnerT +1 345 814 4565justin.hart@walkersglobal.com
William LeePartnerT +852 2596 3358william.lee@walkersglobal.com
Melissa LimPartnerT +1 345 814 4512melissa.lim@walkersglobal.com
Neil McDonaldPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4990neil.mcdonald@walkersglobal.com
James MelenPartnerT +1 345 814 4521james.melen@walkersglobal.com
Patrick OrmondPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4983patrick.ormond@walkersglobal.com
Tatziana Paraguacuto-MaheoPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4991tatziana.paraguacuto@walkersglobal.com
Philip PaschalidesPartnerT +1 345 814 4675philip.paschalides@walkersglobal.com
Omonike Robinson-PickeringPartnerT +1 284 852 2222omonike.robinson-pickering@walkersglobal.com
Laura RogersPartnerT +65 6595 4675laura.rogers@walkersglobal.com
Timothy StevensPartnerT +65 6595 4676timothy.stevens@walkersglobal.com
Tania TohPartnerT +65 6603 1664tania.toh@walkersglobal.com
James TwiggPartnerT +65 6603 1699 james.twigg@walkersglobal.com
Nigel WestonPartnerT +44 (0)1534 700 788nigel.weston@walkersglobal.com
Denise WongPartnerT +852 2596 3303denise.wong@walkersglobal.com
Hughie WongPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4982hughie.wong@walkersglobal.com
Joanne ZieglerPartnerT +1 345 914 6387joanne.ziegler@walkersglobal.com
Ed PearsonConsultantT +44 (0)20 7220 4999ed.pearson@walkersglobal.com

IRELAND
Jonathan SheehanManaging PartnerT +353 1 470 6639jonathan.sheehan@walkersglobal.com
Mark CummingsPartnerT +852 2596 3316mark.cummings@walkersglobal.com
Matt HediganPartnerT +353 1 470 6688matt.hedigan@walkersglobal.com
Ian McNameePartnerT +353 1 470 6643ian.mcnamee@walkersglobal.com
Brendan O'BrienPartnerT +353 1 470 6653brendan.obrien@walkersglobal.com
Paddy RathPartnerT +353 1 470 6657paddy.rath@walkersglobal.com
Noeleen RuddyPartnerT +353 1 470 6650noeleen.ruddy@walkersglobal.com
Andrew TraynorPartnerT +353 1 470 6632andrew.traynor@walkersglobal.com

JERSEY
Jonathan HeaneyManaging PartnerT +44 (0)1534 700 786jonathan.heaney@walkersglobal.com
Neil McDonaldPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4990neil.mcdonald@walkersglobal.com
Nigel WestonPartnerT +44 (0)1534 700 788nigel.weston@walkersglobal.com
Jon Le RossignolGroup Partner*T +44 (0) 1534 700 716jon.lerossignol@walkersglobal.com
Dilmun LeachGroup Partner*T +44 (0) 1534 700 783dilmun.leach@walkersglobal.com
Christopher ReedGroup Partner*T +44 (0) 1534 700 825christopher.reed@walkersglobal.com
Leanne WallserGroup Partner*T +44 (0) 1534 700 755leanne.wallser@walkersglobal.com

BERMUDA
Adam BathgatePartnerT +1 441 242 1515adam.bathgate@walkersglobal.com
Jonathan BettsPartnerT +1 441 242 1511jonathan.betts@walkersglobal.com
Mark CummingsPartnerT +852 2596 3316mark.cummings@walkersglobal.com
Nicholas DaviesPartnerT +971 4 363 7934nicholas.davies@walkersglobal.com
Sarah Demerling PartnerT +1 441 242 1525sarah.demerling@walkersglobal.com
Peter DunlopPartnerT +1 441 242 1524 peter.dunlop@walkersglobal.com
Natalie NetoPartnerT +1 441 242 1533natalie.neto@walkersglobal.com

GUERNSEY
Matt SandersManaging PartnerT +44 (0) 1481 748 914matt.sanders@walkersglobal.com
Craig CordlePartnerT +44 (0) 1481 748 910craig.cordle@walkersglobal.com
Zoë HallamGroup Partner*T +44 (0)1481 748 920zoe.hallam@walkersglobal.com