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.
Ian Williams is a senior counsel based in Walkers' London office where he is a member of the firm's Finance and Corporate and Global Investment Funds team. Ian advises both alternative investment funds and private equity funds on their establishment, ongoing corporate transactions and financing activities. He also advises on both Cayman Islands law and BVI law aspects of a broad range of corporate and finance transactions.
Prior to joining Walkers, Ian worked in the corporate energy team at Herbert Smith Freehills in London where he advised on a number of high profile M&A transactions primarily in the oil and gas sector. Ian also spent time on secondment in Hong Kong and with Hess Corporation in London.
Admitted in:British Virgin IslandsEngland and Wales (not practising)Qualifications:BA (Hons) CantabMA (Hons) Cantab
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