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.
Lisa Embleton is a Vice President in Walkers Compliance and Regulatory Services, Cayman Islands Office. She serves as an Anti- Money Laundering Compliance Officer, Money Laundering Reporting Officer and Deputy Money Laundering Reporting Officer on a number of investment fund structures covering a broad range of investment strategies. Lisa's clients include a range of investment funds, administrators, investment managers. Lisa specialises in anti – money laundering and counter terrorist financing requirements and risk management. Lisa assists clients with AML policies and procedures as well as oversight of the compliance monitoring programmes.
Lisa is a Cayman Islands qualified attorney. She previously practised as an associate in the commercial litigation department at Walkers.
Lisa holds a Bachelor of Law degree and was admitted to the Bar of England and Wales (not practising) in 2008 and subsequently in the Cayman Islands in March 2010. Lisa served as an independent director on a number of Cayman Islands investment funds and is also a Chartered Secretary. Lisa is a member of the Cayman Islands Compliance Association and the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association.
Lisa is a Cayman Islands qualified attorney who completed her articles with Walkers and practised as an associate in the commercial litigation department.Lisa's litigation practice included banks, asset managers, corporate service providers, companies, and directors.
Lisa served as an independent director on a number of Cayman Islands investment funds and is a member of the Cayman Islands Compliance Association and the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association.