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 Kevin Taylor, trading as 'Walkers 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. We also provide compliance services from the Cayman Islands through Walkers Compliance, a one-stop-shop which helps clients address evolving Anti-Money Laundering Regulations, including outsourcing and supporting their compliance functions. Working together with Walkers law firm, Walkers Professional Services delivers a seamless integration of legal, corporate, fiduciary and compliance 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.
Ian McNamee is based in Walkers Irish office where he is an Of Counsel in the firm's Global Finance and Corporate Groups. Ian's principal practice areas are structured products and capital markets, distressed investment, finance, restructurings and general corporate. In particular, he advises on Irish and EU legal and regulatory aspects of the establishment, financing, operation and management of Irish special purpose vehicles and other investment vehicles which acquire a broad range of asset classes (loans, mortgages, receivables, distressed assets, insurance products etc) around the world. Ian also advises on a wide range of finance and general corporate matters, distressed investment and other bespoke structured product transactions. Some recent transactions include:
Prior to joining Walkers, Ian was a member of the Banking and Finance group of a leading Irish law firm.
Admitted In:IrelandQualifications:BCL, University College CorkDiploma in Finance Law, Law Society of Ireland
2019 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer (Capital Markets) - Ian McNamee 'provides consistently excellent service'
Member of the Incorporated Law Society of Ireland Member of the Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
"He provides comprehensible advice and meets his deadlines"