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.
Peter is a partner in Walkers' Insolvency & Dispute Resolution team in the Cayman Islands and has over a decade of experience advising on a broad range of restructuring and insolvency matters and frequently acts for institutional stakeholders, creditors and insolvency practitioners on a variety of contentious and insolvency related matters, with a particular focus on cross-border insolvency mandates. He regularly appears in the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands, as well as representing clients in proceedings before both the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal and the Privy Council.Peter is highly regarded as an effective operator by clients and has been recognised in the 2021 Who's Who Legal Guide of Restructuring & Insolvency professionals in the Cayman Islands.
Prior to joining Walkers in 2013, Peter spent six years at DLA Piper in the UK where he worked in the firm's Finance and Restructuring departments. He specialised in restructuring and turnaround work and extensively acted for clients in contentious insolvency matters.
Admitted In:Cayman IslandsEngland and Wales (not practising)Qualifications:MA (Hons) in History, University of EdinburghGraduate Diploma in Law (distinction), The College of Law, EnglandLegal Practice Course (distinction), The College of Law, England
2023 Chambers Global - Up and Coming - Dispute Resolution - "He is doing a fantastic job."
2022 Who's Who Legal - Recommended - Restructuring & Insolvency
2022 Legal 500 - Recommended - Dispute Resolution - 'Pete Kendall is a rising star amongst his peer group. Widely respected and client-focused.’ and ‘Peter Kendall has a highly responsive approach.'
2021 Who's Who Legal - Recommended - Restructuring & Insolvency
2021 Legal 500 - Recommended - Dispute Resolution - ‘Peter Kendall is a critical thinker who has excellent attention to detail on every aspect of a case.’
"A rising star amongst his peer group. Widely respected and client-focused."
"Peter Kendall is a critical thinker who has excellent attention to detail on every aspect of a case."