Bella Ward

Bella Ward

Senior Associate

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Bella Ward joined Walkers' Jersey office in 2017 where she is a Senior Associate in the Banking, Finance and Corporate Group.

Bella specialises in corporate and commercial transactions, debt capital markets, banking and finance transactions. She regularly acts for underwriters and issuers, including sovereigns, banks and corporates.

Bella's experience includes acting for major US, UK and emerging market lenders on multi-jurisdictional transactions in the areas of re-financing, insolvency, restructuring of credit facilities, distressed debt, conduit level lending and securitisation.

Prior to joining Walkers, Bella worked in the corporate department of a leading offshore firm in Jersey. Before joining that firm, Bella was an Associate at leading international law firms in the debt capital markets and securitisation department of Allen & Overy LLP (London and Frankfurt), the banking and capital markets departments of Clifford Chance LLP (Frankfurt and Moscow), White & Case LLP (Moscow) and the corporate and finance departments of Mallesons Stephen Jaques (Australia).

Admitted In:
England & Wales (not practising)
Queensland (not practising)

Qualifications:
Bachelor of Laws (2005) Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Bachelor of Business (2001) Griffith University, Australia
Bachelor of Exercise Science (2000) Griffith University, Australia

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