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.
Sarah has extensive experience in aircraft and ship financing transactions for a full range of clients across the industry, including major operating lessors, aircraft/ship owners, financiers, airlines and operators. She works closely with leading on-shore law firms advising on a variety of transactions including securitisations and ABS transactions, establishment of joint venture vehicles, PDP and delivery financing and leasing for both private and commercial aircraft, commercial vessel and yacht acquisitions and financings, export credit supported financing, sale and leaseback transactions, loyalty programme financings, EETCs and distressed matters including repossessions, restructurings and transitional aircraft registrations.
2023 Legal 500 - Next Generation Partner - Banking, Finance & Capital Markets - "Sarah Humpleby is very responsive, calm and commercial in her approach. Provides solutions that we did not think of to make a corporate approval process more efficient."
2022 Legal 500 - Rising Star - Banking, Finance & Capital Markets
2021 Legal 500 - Rising Star - Banking, Finance & Capital Markets
2019 Euromoney Expert Guides - Aviation - Rising Star
2016 Euromoney Expert Guides - Aviation - Rising Star
2013 AirFinance Journal - Legal Rising Star