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.
Paige is based in Walkers' Cayman Islands office where she is a partner in the Finance and Corporate Group. Paige works closely with colleagues across Walkers' global network to advise asset managers and other financial institutions when structuring secured lending transactions with a Cayman nexus. She regularly works on a range of transactions in this space, including corporate loan and commercial real estate backed CLOs, collateralised fund obligations, airline loyalty programme securitisations, green bonds, as well as cap call financings and other more bespoke secured lending transactions in the fund finance space. She also has experience in a broad range of financing, refinancing and restructuring work involving asset backed securities.
Prior to joining Walkers, Paige worked in the Real Estate Finance and Capital Markets practices of Clifford Chance in London. She regularly advised originators, arrangers, servicers and investors in the context of securitisations and structured debt transactions, both new money and distressed.
Admitted In:Cayman IslandsEngland and Wales (not practising)Qualifications:BA, Political Science (with College, Department and Latin Honours), University of California, Los Angeles (USA)Diploma, Law / CPE, University of Westminster, London (UK)Legal Practice Course (with Commendation), City University, London (UK)
2021 Chambers and Partners - Notable Practitioner (Corporate & Finance) - Sources describe her as an "extremely responsive, thoughtful and thorough lawyer who provides in-depth analysis on issues."
2021 Legal 500 - Next Generation Partner - Banking, Finance & Capital Markets - ‘Paige Gaston-Thiery and the rest of the team are incredibly responsive, and are very commercial.’
2021 Legal 500 - Recommended - Corporate & Commercial
2020 Chambers and Partners - Up & Coming (Corporate & Finance) - "One highly impressed client enthused that she is "fantastic; she has a great grasp of the law, and whenever I have a legal question she's the first person I call."
2020 Legal 500 - Next Generation Partner - Banking, Finance & Capital Markets
2019 Legal 500 - Next Generation Lawyer - Banking, Finance & Capital Markets
Paige is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales and the Cayman Islands Law Society.
'Paige Gaston-Thiery and the rest of the team are incredibly responsive, and are very commercial.'
"One highly impressed client enthused that she is "fantastic; she has a great grasp of the law, and whenever I have a legal question she's the first person I call."