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.
Admitted In:IrelandEngland & Wales (not practising) Qualifications:Bachelor of Business and Legal Studies, University College DublinMaster Degree in Commercial Law, awarded distinction.Solicitor, Law Society of Ireland
2021 IFLR 1000 (31st Edition) - Highly Regarded - "Depth of knowledge and experience, as well as a calm demeanour and approach to issues."
2021 Chambers Europe Guide - Up and Coming (Investment Funds/FS)
2021 Chambers Global Guide - Up and Coming (Investment Funds) - Sources say that Sarah Maguire "analyses issues relatively quickly and is able to provide practical solutions." She has notable experience both in the launch of UCITS or AIF umbrella funds and in the creation of sub-funds for companies offering UCITS fund hosting services.
2020 Legal 500 - Next Generation Partner and Recommended Lawyer (Investment Funds) - "Sarah Maguire has excellent legal knowledge coupled with a practical approach to interpreting the law from a business perspective."
2020 Chambers Euope Guide - Up and Coming (Investment Funds/Financial Services)
2020 Chambers Global Guide - (Investment Funds/Financial Services) - "She has an enviable depth of experience and brings that to bear very quickly in consultations."
2020 IFLR 1000 - Leading Lawyer and Highly Regarded
2019 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer (Investment Funds) - Sarah 'can provide creative solutions to complex problems while communicating clearly’
2019 IFLR 1000- Highly Regarded - "She was great to work with and excelled in displaying superior industry knowledge, servicing the clients’ needs and meeting deadlines. She was always available and responsive in short order when needed."