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, Jennifer worked in the Corporate and Commercial Law team at Buddle Findlay in Wellington, New Zealand. She advised regularly on a broad range of corporate and commercial matters, including complex commercial contracts, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, capital raises, as well as co-operative and mutual business structures.She also has experience assisting public and private sector organisations carrying out their business activities consistently with their public and commercial law obligations, including advising clients on legislative design, decision-making by statutory bodies, management of public expenditure through public sector contracting, and industry regulation.
Admitted in: Cayman IslandsNew Zealand (not practising)Qualifications: LLB (First Class Hons), University of Canterbury, New ZealandBA (Double Majors) Psychology and Media & Communications, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
2021 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - ‘Caroline Heal and Jennifer Sangaroonthong are always quick to reply and provide thorough yet understandable advice on all issues and are incredible helpful in helping us to have our questions answered. Excellent communication on the matter itself as well as billing transparency.’
Jennifer was the recipient of the John Burrows Prize in Media Law as well as the Canterbury Law Bursary Award.
Jennifer is a volunteer at Code Cayman, an organisation which designs and organises programmes for persons interested in software development.