Corporate & Private Equity

Walkers' corporate and private equity group offers Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Irish and Jersey law advice on all corporate matters on a global basis. Our corporate clients include international companies of all sizes across all industry sectors, banks, private equity providers and a number of state / government entities.

Walkers advises on complex domestic and cross-border corporate and commercial transactions. We have worked with some of the biggest names in the industry and have extensive first-hand experience in the following areas:

  • Commercial contracts
  • Corporate reorganisations and restructurings
  • Employee share option plans
  • Equity and debt offerings, including IPOs and corporate bond issuances
  • FinTech
  • Inward investment
  • Mergers and consolidations
  • Private placements
  • Public and private acquisitions and disposals
  • Schemes of arrangement
  • Strategic joint ventures and club deals
  • Takeovers
  • Venture Capital and Emerging Companies
  • 2020 IFLR - Corporate & Commercial (Bermuda, BVI, Cayman Islands, Hong Kong, Jersey)
  • 2020 Chambers and Partners - Asia-Pacific Offshore Firm of the Year
  • 2019 IFLR Asia - 3 x Deals of the Year
  • 2019 China Business Law Journal - 7 x Deals of the Year
  • 2018 Latin Lawyer 250
  • 2017 China Business Law Journal - Offshore Law Firm
  • 2017 IFLR - Best Offshore Law Firm Asia

BERMUDA
Adam BathgatePartnerT +1 441 242 1515adam.bathgate@walkersglobal.com
Jonathan BettsPartnerT +1 441 242 1511jonathan.betts@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

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
Matthew Cowman Managing PartnerT +1 284 852 2208matthew.cowman@walkersglobal.com
Omonike Robinson-PickeringPartnerT +1 284 852 2222omonike.robinson-pickering@walkersglobal.com

CAYMAN ISLANDS
Tim BuckleyManaging PartnerT +1 345 814 4646 tim.buckley@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
James BurchPartnerT +1 345 814 4634james.burch@walkersglobal.com
David CollinsPartnerT +1 345 814 4503 david.collins@walkersglobal.com
Justin HartPartnerT +1 345 814 4565justin.hart@walkersglobal.com
Rob JacksonPartnerT +1 345 914 4281rob.jackson@walkersglobal.com
Melissa LimPartnerT +1 345 814 4512melissa.lim@walkersglobal.com
Rolf LindsayPartnerT +1 345 914 6307rolf.lindsay@walkersglobal.com
James MelenPartnerT +1 345 814 4521james.melen@walkersglobal.com
Philip PaschalidesPartnerT +1 345 814 4675philip.paschalides@walkersglobal.com
Ed PearsonPartnerT +1 345 814 4528 ed.pearson@walkersglobal.com
Joanne ZieglerPartnerT +1 345 914 6387joanne.ziegler@walkersglobal.com

DUBAI
Ciaran BohnackerPartnerT +971 4 363 7901ciaran.bohnacker@walkersglobal.com
Tom CochranePartnerT +971 4 363 7913tom.cochrane@walkersglobal.com

GUERNSEY
Matt SandersManaging PartnerT +44 (0) 1481 748 914matt.sanders@walkersglobal.com
Kate StoreyPartnerT +44 (0) 1481 748 924kate.storey@walkersglobal.com
Zoë HallamGroup Partner*T +44 (0)1481 748 920zoe.hallam@walkersglobal.com

HONG KONG
Andy RandallManaging PartnerT +852 2596 3305andy.randall@walkersglobal.com
Paul AhernePartnerT +852 2596 3308paul.aherne@walkersglobal.com
John CartwrightPartnerT +852 2596 3336john.cartwright@walkersglobal.com
Mark CummingsPartnerT +852 2596 3316mark.cummings@walkersglobal.com
Nicholas DaviesPartnerT +852 2596 3386nicholas.davies@walkersglobal.com
Shamar EnnisPartnerT +852 2596 3349shamar.ennis@walkersglobal.com
James GadenPartnerT +852 2596 3433james.gaden@walkersglobal.com
Thomas GrangerPartnerT +852 2596 3348thomas.granger@walkersglobal.com
Kristen KwokPartnerT +852 2596 3324kristen.kwok@walkersglobal.com
Rupen ShahPartnerT +852 2596 3314rupen.shah@walkersglobal.com
Denise WongPartnerT +852 2596 3303denise.wong@walkersglobal.com

IRELAND
Nicholas Blake-KnoxPartnerT +353 1 470 6669nicholas.blake-knox@walkersglobal.com
Jennifer FoxPartnerT +353 1 863 8531jennifer.fox@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
Jonathan SheehanPartnerT +353 1 470 6639jonathan.sheehan@walkersglobal.com
Andrew TraynorPartnerT +353 1 470 6632andrew.traynor@walkersglobal.com

JERSEY
Jonathan HeaneyManaging PartnerT +44 (0)1534 700 786jonathan.heaney@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

LONDON
Jack BoldarinManaging PartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4995jack.boldarin@walkersglobal.com
Matthew BloomfieldPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4986matthew.bloomfield@walkersglobal.com
Mark GalazziPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4972mark.galazzi@walkersglobal.com
Neil McDonaldPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4990neil.mcdonald@walkersglobal.com
Patrick OrmondPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4983patrick.ormond@walkersglobal.com
Tatziana Paraguacuto-MaheoPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4991Tatziana.Paraguacuto@walkersglobal.com
Hughie WongPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4982hughie.wong@walkersglobal.com

SINGAPORE
John RogersManaging PartnerT +65 6595 4673john.rogers@walkersglobal.com
Laura RogersPartnerT +65 6595 4675laura.rogers@walkersglobal.com
Richard SiddlePartnerT +65 6595 4678richard.siddle@walkersglobal.com
Timothy StevensPartnerT +65 6595 4676timothy.stevens@walkersglobal.com
Shirleen TanPartnerT +65 6603 1665 shirleen.tan@walkersglobal.com
James TwiggPartnerT +65 6603 1699 james.twigg@walkersglobal.com

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