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.
Tom Cochrane joined Walkers' Dubai office in January 2012. He is a senior counsel in the Global Finance and Corporate Groups, where he assists clients in relation to Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands law regarding general corporate and commercial matters, and finance transactions of all types.Tom also advises on investment funds and private equity matters.
Prior to joining Walkers, Tom worked for four years in the banking and projects department of Freehills in Perth, Australia. At Freehills, Tom advised on a broad range of finance matters, including acting for borrowers and lenders on resources-based project finance transactions and property finance transactions, and establishing working capital and general corporate facilities.
Admitted In:Western Australia (not practising)Qualifications:Honours Degree in Law, University of Western AustraliaBachelor of Commerce (Finance), University of Western Australia
2017 Chambers Global Guide - A Notable Practitioner. "Tom Cochrane is noted as an 'impressively responsive' lawyer who provides 'excellent client service'."
"Tom Cochrane is noted as an 'impressively responsive' lawyer who provides 'excellent client service'."
Chambers and Partners 2017