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.
Prior to joining Walkers, Chris spent four years practising as a solicitor in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution department of Clayton Utz in Melbourne, Australia.
Admitted In:Cayman IslandsHigh Court of Australia (not practising)Supreme Court of Victoria (not practising)Qualifications:Insolvency Education Program, Insolvency Practitioners Association of AustraliaInsolvency Law and Professional Practice 1 and 2, Queensland University of TechnologyGraduate Diploma of Legal Practice, College of LawBachelor of Laws, Deakin UniversityBachelor of Commerce (Economics), Deakin University
2022 Chambers Global- Associates to Watch - Dispute Resolution - "He brings a practical understanding to his client's situation."
2022 Legal 500 - Recommended - Dispute Resolution
2021 Chambers and Partners - Associates to Watch - Dispute Resolution - "He is a very good up-and-comer; an enthusiastic and hard-working lawyer," praised a source.
2021 Legal 500 - Recommended - Dispute Resolution - 'Chris is one of the leading associates in the Cayman Islands. He is an excellent advocate but in recent years he has focused on his advice and strategic thinking, and it is paying dividends. Chris is someone you want to have on your team.’
Chris is a member of INSOL, the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association, the Cayman Islands Restructuring and Insolvency Specialists Association, the Law Institute of Victoria and the Insolvency Practitioners Association of Australia.
"Chris is someone you want to have on your team."
"He is a very good up-and-comer; an enthusiastic and hard-working lawyer," praised a source.
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