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.
Benjamin McCosker is a senior associate and member of the Insolvency and Dispute Resolution practice in Walkers' Bermuda office.
Benjamin has extensive experience in relation to both contentious and non-contentious insolvency-related matters, having acted for secured and subordinated lenders, noteholders and trustees, distressed funds, insolvency practitioners and various other stakeholders. He has also provided advice in connection with a broad range of financial and operational restructurings and privatisations (of both private and listed companies), including acting for target companies and buyer groups, as well as shareholders dissenting under the statutory framework provided in the Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands.
Benjamin's industry experience, principally focused on companies with their operations in Hong Kong and the People's Republic of China, covers banking and financial services, healthcare, technology, energy (with a particular focus on renewables), retail, property and transportation.
Admitted In:Bermuda Registered AssociateNew South Wales, Australia (Supreme Court, Federal Court and High Court) (not practising)Qualifications:Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts, University of QueenslandOverseas Lawyers Qualification Examination, 2016 (eligible for admission in Hong Kong)Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, College of Law
2019 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Dispute Resolution
2019 - Chambers and Partners - Author of Chambers and Partners Insolvency Guide, Bermuda