Jason Allison

Jason Allison

Partner

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Jason Allison is a partner in Walkers' Global Investment Funds Group. He advises on Cayman Islands corporate and investment funds law, with particular expertise advising institutional investment managers, banks and blue chip corporate clients on all aspects of structuring and establishment of private equity funds and hedge funds as well as cross-border M&A and other corporate and financing transactions.

Jason began advising on Cayman Islands law in 2004 while working at another leading Cayman Islands law firm. In late 2012, he left that firm to help set up the Cayman Islands office of another offshore firm. Two years later, in 2014, he joined Walkers as a partner.

Prior to moving to the Cayman Islands, Jason worked for Freshfields in London.

Admitted In:
Cayman Islands
England and Wales (not practising)

Qualifications:
LLB, University of Natal, South Africa
BA (Politics and Law), University of Natal, South Africa

2021 Chambers Global Guide - Notable Practitioner - Investment Funds - "He is very responsive and knowledgeable but also practical and commercial," reported one source, adding: "He is very conscious of achieving the client's objective."

2020 Chambers Global Guide - Notable Practitioner - Investment Funds

2020 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star

2019 Chambers Global Guide - Notable Practitioner - Investment Funds

2019 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star

2018 Chambers Global Guide - Notable Practitioner - Investment Funds - "A careful, thoughtful and responsive lawyer."

2018 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Corporate & Commercial

2018 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Investment Funds

2018 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star

2017 Chambers Global Guide - Notable Practitioner - Investment Funds

2017 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Investment Funds

2017 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star

2016 Chambers Global Guide - Notable Practitioner - Investment Funds - "Jason Allison is extremely knowledgeable, and very good at presenting things in a user-friendly way."

2016 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Investment Funds

2016 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star

Jason is a Notary Public in the Cayman Islands and a member of the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association.

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