Private Equity Funds

Walkers' private equity team offers Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Ireland and Jersey law advice on a global basis.

Our private equity team is one of the largest and most experienced of all the International Offshore Financial Centres. We work for three out of four of the world's leading private equity houses and have worked on some of the largest fund formations and international leveraged buyouts undertaken in recent years.

We work in close partnership with our clients and their onshore counsel to ensure that we add value and help them achieve their business objectives.

We advise on all aspects of:

  • Fund formation (structured as exempted limited partnerships, companies or trusts)
  • Formation and capitalisation of investment vehicles
  • Public and private mergers and acquisitions
  • Leveraged buyouts
  • Group restructuring
  • Secured lending
  • Due diligence

2015 Private Equity Lawyer of the Year, Cayman Islands Finance Monthly. Global Awards

2015 Recommended firm Latin Lawyer 100

2015 Recommended firm Latin Lawyer 250

2014 Best Law Firm for Offshore China Business Law Journal. China Business Law Awards


BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
John GoslingPartnerT +1 284 852 2227john.gosling@walkersglobal.com

CAYMAN ISLANDS
Tim BuckleyPartnerT +1 345 814 4646 tim.buckley@walkersglobal.com
Rolf LindsayPartnerT +1 345 914 6307rolf.lindsay@walkersglobal.com
Caroline WilliamsPartnerT +1 345 914 6342caroline.williams@walkersglobal.com

GUERNSEY
Sam ShiresPartnerT +44 (0)1481 748 916sam.shires@walkersglobal.com
Matt SandersGroup PartnerT +44 (0)1481 748 914matt.sanders@walkersglobal.com

HONG KONG
Arwel LewisPartnerT +852 2596 3319arwel.lewis@walkersglobal.com
Denise WongPartnerT +852 2596 3303denise.wong@walkersglobal.com

IRELAND
Gayle BowenPartnerT +353 1 470 6668gayle.bowen@walkersglobal.com
Paul FarrellPartnerT +353 1 470 6669paul.farrell@walkersglobal.com

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

LONDON
Hughie WongPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4982hughie.wong@walkersglobal.com

SINGAPORE
Thomas GrangerPartnerT +65 6603 1694thomas.granger@walkersglobal.com

BERMUDA (TAYLORS)
Jonathan BettsPartner - TaylorsT +1 441 242 1511jonathan.betts@walkersglobal.com