Walkers advises on the laws of Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands (BVI), the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Ireland and Jersey. 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, regulatory and risk advisory, and private capital and trusts.
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.
Careers at Walkers
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We are an international firm, fluent in multiple jurisdictions and great at knowing which is right for each client and each matter.
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Our jurisdictions aren’t just the first choice for clients across the globe, talented professionals choose us to fast-track their careers and learn from some of the best brains in the business. With offices around the world, there are opportunities close to home and for the adventurous at heart. And with a clear focus on the global financial services community, you will be gaining valuable insights and experience that will keep adding to your career/professional development. To find out about the plus side of a career at Walkers, talk to one of our team by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org
Here’s how a move to Walkers +adds up
You’ve worked hard to build your career – putting all that you’ve achieved at risk is the last thing on your mind. That’s why any move to a new firm really needs to add up. Not just the numbers (although these do help) but also the opportunities, the experiences, the new responsibilities and the chance to build your career. We’ve made a list of the things that we think matter, for you to see how they add up at Walkers. If you’d like to hear more, please get in touch.
You’ve probably done all the right things – studied the right subjects, trained at the right firm… now isn’t the time for life in the slow lane. We pride ourselves on our right-size: substantial enough for our clients to access to the right talent and dedicated service and expertise; intimate enough for ambitious lawyers and other professionals to really accelerate their career.Entrepreneurs at heart, every one of our talented people is hungry for success and eager to get on. Fast. For new joiners the change of pace can come as a surprise – you will need to be agile, flexible, entrepreneurial, and willing to get involved. For our lawyers this means working with marketing and business development as well as managing a busy work schedule. For our other professionals, being a subject matter expert in your chosen field. The right people at Walkers don’t stand still for long – being nimble and globally connected means that we are quick to recognise talent and eager to see you advance and do well.To ask questions about roles and progression at Walkers or to tell us about the career you want to build get in touch
Because all of us at Walkers take on real responsibility, build and nurture real client relationships, and have a hand in their own progression, everyone joining us starts with a clear advantage. Lawyers joining us will be client facing from day one, covering all aspects of client work and hitting the ground running on interesting deals and cases. For our other professionals, the work is fast paced, challenging and varied. Some choose to use this advantage to fast-track their career before returning to their home turf and life in other leading law firms.Many others decide to build their career here with us – visiting new territories, enjoying different lifestyles and gathering valuable experience. Whether you choose a medium-term diversion or a long-term career move, you can be sure you are gaining advantage and adding real power to your career by learning from top-tier partners from across the globe. To hear more about the advantage of working with Walkers, please get in touch
Right now, wouldn’t you really enjoy a change of scene? We are looking for business professionals and lawyers (qualified in Commonwealth countries and the UK). All of our offices have different admission and immigration requirements, so whether you are a newly qualified or experienced lawyer, we have something for everyone. In addition, we are always interested to hear from ambitious and high achieving business and professional services experts who want to spread their wings and join us in exciting locations as far afield as Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Dubai, Hong Kong, Singapore, Dublin, London and the Channel Islands. Working with lawyers who trained at trophy firms across the globe, you will be serving some of the most demanding and rewarding clients in finance and beyond.Of course, you need to be prepared to work hard. But we pride ourselves on offering balance - giving you the time to experience the sights, sounds, tastes, and smells of an entirely new location, and the shift in routine you’re looking for.To learn more about our locations and the work and lifestyle opportunities they offer, please get in touch
Working with Walkers means joining our bold, ambitious journey towards becoming a beacon for diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). Doing this gives us the opportunity to attract and retain the diverse talent we need to enhance our ability to deliver excellence in all that we do. For you it’s an opportunity to work alongside and learn from people from around the world and across social and cultural divides. By closely aligning our interests with yours we believe we can deliver the outstanding service our clients need, and the exciting opportunities you deserve.From neurodiversity challenges, the socio-economic divide, LGBTQ+ issues, gender diversity issues and ethnicity – like any organisation, ours is a work in progress, but we are proud of the strides we are making and look forward to telling you more about the ways that DEI is alive inside our firm.To learn more about diversity at Walkers or to tell us about the issues that matter most to you get in touch
Students, Graduates and Training Programmes
As a global firm, headquartered in the Cayman Islands with offices worldwide, we offer outstanding opportunities to those thinking about a career in law or professional services. Walkers is fully committed to providing continuing education and development at all levels by providing substantive and meaningful programmes in an innovative, flexible and supportive environment.View opportunities by office:
British Virgin Islands
Working at Walkers
“Being part of the change that this firm is creating makes career progression possible.”
– Alicia Evans, Senior Vice President, Walkers Professional Services, Cayman Islands
“This is a firm with real diversity held together by shared beliefs.”
– Harley Bennett, Senior Support Analyst, Cayman Islands
“There is so much potential for personal growth here and we are famous for top tier training.”
– Lloyd Barker, Associate, Cayman Islands