Tim Buckley

Tim Buckley

Managing Partner

T +1 345 814 4646
M +1 345 526 4646
E tim.buckley@walkersglobal.com

Practice Areas

Tim Buckley advises many of the world’s leading asset managers, banking institutions and sovereign wealth funds across a broad range of investment funds, corporate, mergers and acquisitions and finance matters.

Tim has specialist experience in investment funds of all types, including private equity funds and hedge funds. He has also advised on some of the largest global corporate, investment fund and financial institution transactions and restructurings.

Admitted in:
Cayman Islands
New South Wales, Australia (not practising)
New Zealand (not practising)

Qualifications:
Honours Degree in Law, University of Auckland

2019 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Investment Funds

2019 IFLR 1000 - Highly Regarded

2019 Who's Who Legal - Private Funds (Recommended Lawyer)

2018 Chambers Global Guide - (Investment Funds) A Notable Practitioner. "One source noted: "He is very practical, pragmatic and commercial. He has a gravitas about him which means people listen to what he says." Another source added: "He is very collaborative and very helpful."

2018 Who's Who Legal - Private Funds (Recommended Lawyer)

2018 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Corporate & Commercial

2018 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Investment Funds

2018 IFLR 1000 - Highly Regarded: "Tim Buckley is “'a terrific lawyer'.”

2017 Chambers Global Guide - (Investment Funds) A Notable Practitioner. "Sources praise him [Tim] as 'always looking for solutions and making helpful suggestions'."

2017 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer (Investment Funds)

2017 IFLR 1000 - Leading Lawyer

2016 Chambers Global Guide – (Investment Funds) A Notable Practitioner. "A very talented, personable, practical lawyer."

2016 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer (Investment Funds)

2016 IFLR 1000 - Leading Lawyer

2015 Chambers Global Guide – (Investment Funds) A Notable Practitioner. 'Sources say: "He provides valuable advice on Cayman law, is very accessible and serves his global clients well."'

2015 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer (Corporate & Commercial) - "Tim Buckley has 'excellent vision of the global market"

2015 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer (Investment Funds) - Tim Buckley is 'commercial and thorough'

2014 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer

2013 Legal 500 - “Tim Buckley…is greatly valued for his knowledge of Cayman Islands law.”

2013 Chambers Global Guide – key individual

Author of 'How Fund Managers May Deploy the Cayman Islands LLC Structure' - published by The Hedge Fund Law Report Vol. 9, No. 48

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