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.
Niall Hanna is based in Walkers' Grand Cayman office where he is a member of the Insolvency & Dispute Resolution Group.Niall specialises in cross-border contentious and non-contentious restructuring of Cayman Islands companies and partnerships; he regularly advises stakeholders, creditors, debtors, private equity and hedge funds, insolvency practitioners (including Court-appointed liquidators) and other professional advisors in relation to complex insolvent and financially distressed situations.
Prior to joining Walkers, Niall spent four years in the Restructuring department of Eversheds in London.
Admitted In:Cayman IslandsEngland & Wales (not practising)Qualifications:BA (Hons) in Business & Spanish, The University of ManchesterPostgraduate Diploma in Law, BPP ManchesterLegal Practice Course, BPP Manchester
Niall is a member of the Cayman Islands Law Society and the Law Society of England and Wales.