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 works in exclusive association with Kevin Taylor, trading as 'Walkers Bermuda', a full service commercial law firm providing advice on all aspects of Bermuda law.
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.
Rachel Nightingale is based in Walkers' Bermuda office and is a senior associate and member of the corporate, finance and funds practice at Walkers Bermuda. Rachel specialises in advising on corporate, regulatory, compliance and finance matters.Rachel has particular expertise advising on international M&A transactions, public listings, Bermuda law regulatory and compliance matters and FinTech businesses in connection with the digital asset framework in Bermuda.Rachel regularly advises licensed insurance and reinsurance entities, financial institutions, investment managers, advisors and brokers as well as start-up FinTech venture companies.
Prior to joining Walkers, Rachel was a corporate associate at Shoosmiths LLP, before joining a FTSE 100 company, Compass Group plc, where she fulfilled the role of general counsel specialising in commercial contracts.
Admitted In:England and Wales Qualifications:Legal Practice Course, College of Law, Birmingham LLB Law with Business Studies, University of Birmingham