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.
Since qualifying, Renell has developed a variety of commercial practices such as shareholder disputes, freezing injunctions, appointment and remuneration of liquidators, liquidation of companies on a just and equitable ground and a host of other commercial litigation and insolvency litigation matters.
He regularly appears before the Commercial Court of the British Virgin Islands and the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court of Appeal and has worked closely with international legal teams on matters that go before the Privy Council.
Admitted in:British Virgin IslandsQualifications:Certificate of Legal Education, Eugene Dupuch Law School, BahamasLLB (Hons), Bachelor of Law, University of the West Indies, BarbadosAssociate's Degree, Business Administration (Accounting), H. Lavity Stoutt Community College, BVIMediation Skills Training, Eugene Dupuch Law School, Bahamas
2020 Legal 500 - Recommended - Dispute Resolution - "Renell Benjamin is highly recommended. As a local, he knows all the ins and outs of the BVI legal scene."
Renell was the recipient of the Law Specialist Clinic Award from the Eugene Dupuch Law School for his outstanding performance.
Renell is a member of the BVI Bar Association and the Restructuring and Insolvency Specialists Association (RISA) in the BVI.
"As a local, he knows all the ins and outs of the BVI legal scene."