Adam Hinks

Adam Hinks


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Adam Hinks joined Walkers' Singapore office in February 2017 and is a partner in the Insolvency and Dispute Resolution Group where he specialises in cross-border commercial litigation, restructuring and insolvency matters.

He has experience advising clients in relation to fraud, shareholder disputes, securing and/or discharging urgent interim relief and the ownership and control of companies.

Prior to joining Walkers, Adam worked in the litigation a restructuring department in another leading offshore firm in the British Virgin Islands where he acted as BVI counsel for Barclays Bank PLC (Singapore) in relation to a constructive trust and unlawful means conspiracy claim against a BVI company and high net-worth individual; and was instructed by Hong Kong and PRC entities in relation to unfair prejudice and shareholder disputes.

Before working in the BVI Adam practiced as a solicitor in London where he was instructed by a trustee in a claim for guidance regarding the validity of US$400m transferred into a trust involving issues including fraud, money laundering and Cypriot corporate law. He was also instructed in successfully obtaining a US$425m freezing order and a subsequent preliminary issues hearing on act of state doctrine and issue estoppel before the English Court of Appeal

Admitted in:
Bermuda, Registered Associate
British Virgin Islands
England and Wales (non-practising)
Called to the Bar of England and Wales (non-practising)

Bar Vocational Course, BPP, London
BA, Law and Anthropology, London School of Economics and Political Science

BVI Bar Association
Restructuring and Insolvency Specialists Association
Member of the BVI Arbitration Group