Walkers Banking Specialist Graduates as Dr Tiny Musesengwa

Banking and finance lawyer Tiny Musesengwa has successfully completed her Doctor of Laws (LLD) degree and graduated with the University of South Africa.

Dr Tiny Musesengwa, an Associate in Walkers' growing Banking & Finance Practice Group in Guernsey, attended her graduation ceremony in Cape Town on Friday 11 November 2022 and her thesis was titled “Unconscionability and a breach of a negative stipulation in the underlying contract as exceptions to the autonomy principle of demand guarantees in South Africa”.

Tiny has been working in Guernsey in private practice and in-house roles since 2016 and advises on all aspects of banking and finance law, including real estate finance, fund finance, restructuring and distressed finance transactions. She also has experience in and advises on a wide variety of financial services regulatory, compliance and risk management advisory law matters.

Group Partner Kim Paiva who leads Walkers’ Banking & Finance Practice Group alongside Group Partner Zoë Hallam, said: “Completing a Doctorate of Laws degree is a massive accomplishment that demands commitment, dedication, a lot of hard work and skill. We are all thrilled by Tiny’s achievement.”

Tiny said: “I am very pleased to have completed this journey and graduated as Dr Tiny Musesengwa. I would like to thank everyone who supported and encouraged me including my banking and finance colleagues and the wider Walkers team. I am looking forward to my next challenge, whatever that may be!"

The firm recently moved to new, larger premises in Guernsey after strategic growth in the team saw headcount almost treble over four years.

Walkers is the largest offshore law firm and also has offices in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, Cay-man, Dubai, Dublin, Jersey, Hong Kong, London and Singapore.

Zoë HallamGroup Partner*T +44 (0)1481 748 920zoe.hallam@walkersglobal.com
Kim PaivaGroup Partner*T +44 (0)1481 748 906kim.paiva@walkersglobal.com
Tiny MusesengwaAssociateT +44 (0) 1481 748 909Tiny.Musesengwa@walkersglobal.com

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