Walkers advises on the laws of Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands (BVI), the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Ireland and Jersey. 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, regulatory and risk advisory, and private capital and trusts.
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.
Justin Hart is based in Walkers' Cayman Islands office and is a partner in the firm's Finance & Corporate Group. Justin has extensive experience on a broad range of finance transactions, including complex cross-border and syndicated corporate credit facilities, specialising in fund financing. He has acted for many of the world's largest private equity sponsors and lenders on an array of fund financing transactions including subscription credit facilities, NAV and hybrid facilities, GP and LP facilities and asset based bankruptcy remote SPV financings. Justin also has an extensive corporate practice and regularly advises large multinationals and portfolio companies of private equity sponsors on various Cayman Islands' corporate and commercial matters including mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, equity and debt listings and joint ventures.
Admitted In:Cayman IslandsQualifications:Bachelor of Arts Degree (Cum Laude), Political Science and Philosophy, Boston CollegeLLB (Hons), London School of Economics and Political SciencePostgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (Commendation), BPP Law School, London, UK
2023 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
2023 Chambers Global - Notable Practitioner - Corporate & Finance - "Justin's attention to detail and ability to handle all manner of complex issues provide incredible comfort."
2023 Legal 500 - Next Generation Partner - Corporate & Commercial
2022 Chambers Global - Notable Practitioner - Corporate & Finance
2022 Legal 500 - Next Generation Partner - Corporate & Commercial
2021 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
2021 Legal 500 - Rising Star - Corporate & Commercial
2020 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
2020 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Corporate & Commercial
2019 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
Justin is a member of the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association.