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.
He regularly advises some of the world's largest investment firms on a broad range of matters including private equity and hedge fund formation, downstream acquisitions and divestments, exits, end-of-life issues, initial public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate reorganisations, preferred equity financings and special purpose acquisition companies.
Admitted In: Cayman IslandsVictoria, Australia (not practising)Qualifications:Bachelor of Laws, La Trobe University, AustraliaBachelor of Arts, University of Melbourne, Australia
James is a member of the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association and the Law Institute of Victoria.