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.
Admitted In: British Virgin IslandsCayman IslandsEngland and Wales Qualifications: LLB (Hons) in Law, King's College, University of London, UK Called to the Bar November 1998, Honourable Society of the Middle Temple, UK Bar Vocational Course, Inns of Court School of Law, UK Admitted to the Roll of Solicitors, UK
2020 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Insurance/Reinsurance
2019 Who's Who Legal - Private Funds (Recommended Lawyer)
2018 Who's Who Legal - Private Funds: Regulatory (Thought Leader)
"Lucy Frew at Walkers is recognised for her 'huge amount of regulatory and compliance experience'. One respondent says, 'She is knowledgeable and experienced in the funds area, I would have no hesitation in referring work to her or recommending her'.”
2018 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Banking, Finance & Capital Markets
2018 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Corporate & Commercial
Lucy has served on many boards and committees, with a particular focus on regulation, risk management, corporate governance, remuneration and prevention of financial crime and cyberattack.She has also been actively involved in many industry working groups, including AIMA and Cayman Finance, groups in relation to market ethics guidance, AIFMD, MiFID II/MiFIR and MAR, and is a member of 100 Women in Hedge Funds. She is also on the Consulting Editorial Board of Lexis Nexis Financial Service and, since 2016, has written a regular column for PLC. Lucy recently completed a term of just under four years as an elected member of the City of London Corporation, which runs the City of London financial district and promotes the financial industry.