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.
Prior to joining Walkers, Ed worked in the financial institutions department of Clifford Chance in London, where he advised investment funds, retail funds, insurers and banks on acquisitions, joint ventures, restructurings and regulatory issues.
Ed was also previously based in Walkers' Cayman Islands office for eight years.
Admitted In:Cayman IslandsEngland and Wales (not practising)Qualifications:Honours degree in Economics and Finance, Bristol UniversityHonours degree in Law, College of LawLegal Practice Course (Distinction), College of LawGraduate Diploma of Law (Distinction), College of Law
2022 Legal 500 - Recommended - Investment Funds - "Speed of response stands out and effectiveness of guidance. Ed Pearson stands out in his practice area." and "Ed Pearson is an up-and-coming partner who is responsive, knows the law and provides actionable advice."
"Ed Pearson is an up-and-coming partner who is responsive, knows the law and provides actionable advice."
"Ed Pearson stands out in his practice area."