James Twigg

James Twigg


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James Twigg is a partner in the Corporate and Investment Funds Group of Walkers' Singapore office. He specialises in corporate transactions and has represented clients across the Asia-Pacific region on numerous high-value mergers and acquisitions, equity capital raisings, private equity and venture capital investments, joint ventures, pre-IPO investments, US IPOs (including SPACs and deSPACs) and general corporate and governance matters.

He also regularly advises investment managers and institutional investors on all aspects of hedge fund, private equity and venture capital fund formation and the establishment of co-investment and alternative investment structures.

Prior to joining Walkers in 2012, James worked as a corporate lawyer at Clifford Chance in Hong Kong, Skadden and Slaughter and May in London and at Chapman Tripp in New Zealand. At each of these firms, James advised a broad range of corporate, private equity and governmental clients on a variety of international and domestic transactions.

Admitted In:
Bermuda, Registered Associate
British Virgin Islands
England & Wales (not practising)
New Zealand (not practising)

LLB (Honours) (First Class), University of Otago, New Zealand
BA, University of Otago, New Zealand

2023 Legal 500 Asia Pacific – Leading Individual

2022 Legal 500 Asia Pacific – noted for high-value M&A and venture capital fundraisings