Walkers advises on the laws of Bermuda*, the British Virgin Islands (BVI), the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Ireland and Jersey (Channel Islands). 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 and trusts.
Walkers works in exclusive association with Kevin Taylor, trading as 'Walkers Bermuda', a full service commercial law firm providing advice on all aspects of Bermuda law.
Walkers Professional Services provides registered office, corporate, and fiduciary services from Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, Dubai, Hong Kong and Ireland. We also provide compliance services from the Cayman Islands through Walkers Compliance, a one-stop-shop which helps clients address evolving Anti-Money Laundering Regulations, including outsourcing and supporting their compliance functions. Working together with Walkers law firm, Walkers Professional Services delivers a seamless integration of legal, corporate, fiduciary and compliance services.
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.
Amelia Hall joined Walkers' Hong Kong office in 2012 where she is a partner in the firm's Global Corporate and Investment Funds Groups. Amelia specialises in corporate work with an emphasis on investment funds, private equity, joint ventures and listed company work.
Amelia regularly advises investment managers, investment banks, private equity houses, and sovereign wealth funds on the structuring and formation of hedge funds, private equity funds, ongoing operations and exit strategies. Amelia also has extensive experience in advising corporates and financial institutions on all aspects of corporate work.
Prior to joining Walkers, Amelia worked for another leading offshore firm in Hong Kong, and prior to that in the corporate department of Allen & Overy in Dubai where she advised clients on mergers and acquisitions, pre-IPO investments and general corporate matters. Amelia first qualified as a lawyer in the corporate department of Minter Ellison (Adelaide).
Admitted In:Supreme Court of South Australia (not practicing)England & Wales (not practising)Qualifications:Bachelor of Commerce (Finance), Flinders University of South AustraliaBachelor of Laws and Legal Practice, Flinders University of South Australia
2019 The Legal 500 Asia Pacific - Recommended Lawyer - 'Very responsive and quick to identify practical issues', Amelia Hall is also noted for her corporate expertise and was Cayman counsel to Chinese internet video service provider iQiyi on its $2.25bn NASDAQ listing.
2019 IFLR 1000 - Notable Practitioner
2018 The Legal 500 Asia Pacific - Recommended Lawyer
Amelia is a committee member of Help for Children Asia (formerly Hedge Funds Care).