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 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.
Before joining Walkers, Jo-Anne worked for another Cayman Islands law firm.
2020 Legal 500 - Rising Star - Trust & Private Client
2019 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Trust & Private Client
Jo-Anne holds an MBA from the University of Oxford where she graduated with Distinction. She is also the recipient of the STEP Student Award worldwide in 2016, the 2017 STEP Student Award for the Caribbean and Latin American region and the STEP Excellence Awards for the highest scores worldwide in Company Law and Practice (July-December 2015), Trust Administration and Accounts (January-June 2016) and Trustee Investment and Financial Appraisal exam (July-December 2016).
STEPRecovery & Insolvency Specialists Association Cayman (RISA)INSOLCayman Law Societypriv