Walkers advises on the laws of Bermuda*, the British Virgin Islands (BVI), the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Ireland and Jersey (Channel Islands). 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 and trusts.
Walkers works in exclusive association with Taylors in Bermuda, a full service commercial law firm providing advice on all aspects of Bermuda law.
Walkers Professional Services provides registered office, corporate, and fiduciary services from Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, Dubai, Hong Kong and Ireland. Working together with Walkers law firm, Walkers Professional Services delivers a seamless integration of legal, corporate and fiduciary services.
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.
Ciaran Bohnacker is a partner in the firm's Global Finance and Corporate Groups. He advises on Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands law in relation to general banking, asset and project finance, acquisition finance, private equity and general corporate transactions.
Prior to joining Walkers in 2011, Ciaran practiced in the banking and finance department of Clifford Chance in both their Dubai and Hong Kong offices – having completed his training contract with Clifford Chance in London. During his time with Clifford Chance, Ciaran advised on a broad range of finance matters, in particular, cross-border project finance and acquisition finance transactions.
Admitted In:England and Wales (not practising)
Qualifications:LLB (Hons), University of Cambridge, EnglandPostgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Oxford Institute of Legal Practice
2017 Chambers Global Guide A Notable Practitioner. "Sources comment that 'he's very approachable and good at what he does'."
2016 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer: "Ciaran Bohnacker is ‘very dedicated and professional’."
2016 Chambers Global Guide - "Senior associate Ciaran Bohnacker is singled out for praise by a number of sources who observe that he 'always goes the extra mile"' and 'comes up with practical and helpful solutions to the problem at hand'."
2015 Chambers Global Guide - "Senior associate Ciaran Bohnacker is noted by peers for his solid banking and finance practice. He advises on both Cayman Islands and BVI aspects of financing transactions."
"Senior associate Ciaran Bohnacker is noted by peers for his solid banking and finance practice. He advises on both Cayman Islands and BVI aspects of financing transactions."