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.
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.
He is recognised by Legal 500.
*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
2022 Legal 500 - Corporate & Commercial - Recommended Lawyer - "First class lawyer, strong technical skills and considerable experience in corporate work."
2021 Legal 500 – Investment Funds - Recommended Lawyer - "Christopher Reed stands out as being technically strong, responsive and focused on finding solutions."
2020 IFLR 1000 - Notable Practitioner
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.
"Christopher Reed stands out as being technically strong, responsive and focused on finding solutions."