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.
Alexandra Corner joined Walkers' London office in 2006 and moved to the Jersey office in 2017. She is a partner in the firm's Global Finance and Corporate Groups.Alexandra specialises in all aspects of finance and corporate matters including debt, equity, equity-linked and asset-backed securities, derivatives and structured products, securitisations, repackagings, collateralised bond and loan offerings, note programmes, commercial paper and depository receipt programmes, convertible debt and warrants issues, debt-based capital markets and structured finance work, equity and equity-linked transactions (including preference share financings), asset finance and general corporate and banking and finance matters.
Prior to joining Walkers, Alexandra worked for a leading offshore firm, in both London and Jersey, and has been practicing offshore since 1998.
Admitted In:JerseyQualifications:LLB (Hons) & a Diploma in Legal Practice
2020 Chambers and Partners UK Guide - Notable Practitioner
2020 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
2019 Chambers Global Guide - Notable Practitioner (Corporate & Finance) - "Alexandra Corner is "extremely responsive and comes back very quickly," adding: "She is very knowledgeable."
2019 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
2018 Legal 500 - (Corporate & Commercial) Recommended Lawyer - Jersey
2018 Legal 500 - (Banking & Finance) Recommended Lawyer - Jersey
2018 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
2018 Chambers UK Guide - (Corporate & Finance) A Notable Practitioner:
"Clients describe Alexandra as 'very efficient and friendly,' and note that her advice is 'always sophisticated, commercial and communicated in a user-friendly manner'."
2017 Legal 500 - (Banking & Finance) – Recommended Lawyer - Jersey
"Alexandra is ‘clearly an expert in her field; she provides advice of the highest quality, and is sophisticated, commercial, and communicated in a user-friendly way’."
2017 Legal 500 - (Corporate & Commercial) – Recommended Lawyer - Jersey
2017 Legal 500 - (Offshore) Recommended Lawyer
2017 Chambers UK Guide - (Corporate & Finance) A Notable Practitioner:
"Alexandra Corner is noted for her strengths in corporate and financial transactions, with notable experience in Cayman Islands work. One impressed client says: 'What was a real pleasure was that she comes back very quickly, she is a very efficient and accessible lawyer'."
2016 Chambers Global Guide – (Corporate & Finance) A Notable Practitioner
2015 Chambers Global Guide – (Corporate & Finance) A Notable Practitioner2015 Chambers UK Guide - "Alexandra Corner 'is very professional, responds to queries in a timely fashion and is also extremely approachable,' reports a market source."
"Alexandra Corner 'is very professional, responds to queries in a timely fashion and is also extremely approachable,' reports a market source."