Andrew Barker

Andrew Barker


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Andrew Barker joined Walkers' Cayman Islands office in 2012 and is a partner in the Global Investment Funds Group. Andrew regularly acts for leading investment managers and private equity funds advising on the structuring and formation of their funds as well as downstream transactions. An integral part of his practice involves advising in relation to joint ventures, acquisitions, disposals and initial public offerings. Andrew also has significant expertise in undertaking listings on the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange.

Prior to joining Walkers, Andrew worked in the Corporate team of Travers Smith in London, where he specialised in private equity. Andrew has experience of advising on a wide range of high profile private equity and M&A transactions. He has advised private equity clients, management teams and corporate clients in relation to acquisitions, disposals, restructurings and joint ventures as well as general corporate advisory matters.​

Admitted In:
Cayman Islands
England and Wales (not practising)

LLB (Hons), University of Durham
Legal Practice Course (Distinction), Nottingham Law School



2020 Legal 500 - Next Generation Partner - Investment Funds

2020 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star

2019 Legal 500 - Next Generation Lawyer - Investment Funds

2019 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star

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