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 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.
Christopher Reed is a Group Partner* in Walkers' Jersey office. He joined Walkers in 2018 and is a member of the Investment Funds and Corporate Groups.Christopher assists a broad range of clients, including international corporations, private equity investors, sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, investment managers, sponsors and administrators on fund investment and regulatory matters. He advises on all stages in the life cycle of a fund, from structuring through to establishment, acquisitions, divestments and termination, as well as more general corporate and commercial matters.
*not admitted in Jersey and not a member of Walkers (Jersey) LLP
Admitted In:England and Wales (not practising)
Qualifications:Bachelor of Laws LLB (Hons), University of Leicester, UKPostgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (Commendation), BPP Law School, London, UK
2020 - Legal 500 – Investment Funds - Recommended Lawyer
2020 Legal 500 - Corporate and Commercial - Recommended Lawyer
2018 Legal 500 - Investment Funds - Recommended Laywer - Jersey
2015 Chambers Europe - Associate to watch - "Christopher Reed advises on a range of transactional matters, with a particular focus on private equity work. 'He is commercially sound, has strong drafting skills and is a hard worker," according to a client'."
2014 Chambers Europe - Associate to watch - "Christopher Reed is commended by clients for his 'impressive dedication, technical knowledge and strong negotiation skills'."
Christopher is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales.