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 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.
Fiona de Lacy joined Walkers Professional Services in July 2016 where she is Managing Director in Ireland. Fiona has significant experience in the corporate services industry and has served as a director on a wide range of Irish special purpose vehicles.
Prior to joining Walkers Professional Services, Fiona was director of accounting in the Irish office of SFM Europe, part of the Elian Group. During this time she led a team responsible for client accounting and tax compliance matters, and oversaw the rapid growth of the accounting team. In addition she served as a director on the board of a large number of special purpose vehicles. Her clients included leading financial institutions and private equity funds.
Chartered Accountant (Chartered Accountants Ireland)Chartered Tax Consultant (Chartered Accountants Ireland)Certificate in UK and Irish GAAP (Chartered Accountants Ireland) Certificate in Aviation Leasing and Finance (Law Society of Ireland) Masters in Music & Performance (Royal Academy of Music/University of London)Masters in Arts Management & Cultural Policy (City University, London)Bachelor of Music Education (Trinity College, Dublin)