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.
Christophe Kalinauckas is a senior counsel based in the Jersey office where he is a member of the firm's Global Finance, Corporate and Investment Funds Groups.Christophe advises on a variety of corporate, banking and investment funds matters.
Prior to joining Walkers, Christophe worked for over six years in the business law and litigation departments of a leading offshore firm in Jersey.
Admitted In:Cayman IslandsEngland and Wales Solicitor of the Supreme Court (not practising)Jersey, Advocate of the Royal CourtQualifications:LLB. (Hons.) Law & French, University of LeedsLegal Practice Course, Oxford Institute of Legal PracticeLLM, European Law, College of Europe, Bruges
2019 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
2018 Legal 500 - (Corporate and Commercial) Recommended Lawyer - Jersey
2018 Legal 500 - (Banking and Finance) Recommended Lawyer - Jersey
"Christophe Kalinauckas – who is praised for his ‘excellent attention to detail and great skill in transactions’."
2013 Chambers European Guide - "Sources highlight the potential of Christophe Kalinauckas, remarking: 'He is a welcome addition to the team'."
Christophe is a member of the Law Society of Jersey and the Law Society of England and Wales.