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.
Jon Le Rossignol is a Group Partner in Walkers' Jersey office specialising in the financing of real estate and private equity holding structures established in Jersey, and in advising on the non-contentious restructuring of such structures. Having previously practiced with a Magic Circle firm in London and Hong Kong, he has more than a decade's experience advising both borrower and lender side on the full life-cycle of Banking and Finance matters. Jon's clients include RE and PE sponsors as well as global financial institutions and debt funds.
*not admitted in Jersey and not a member of Walkers (Jersey) LLP
Prior to joining Walkers, Jon worked in the Global Restructuring Group of Allen & Overy, in both London and Hong Kong.
He worked for Allen & Overy through the 2008 financial crisis, and also undertook a six-month secondment to the firm's Milan office.
Jon also worked for another leading offshore law firm for five years before joining Walkers at the start of 2019.
Admitted In:Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales (not practising)Qualifications:Master of Law, Queens' College, University of Cambridge, UKDiploma in Legal Practice, Nottingham Trent University, UK
2023 Chambers & Partners - “Jon Le Rossignol is a very responsive, switched-on person and I enjoy dealing with him directly.”
2022 Legal 500 - "Excellent quality of advice and commercial approach."
2022 Chambers & Partners - "He is excellent - very responsive and commercial."2020 Legal 500 - Banking and Finance - Recommended Lawyer
Jon is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales.
"He is excellent - very responsive and commercial."
Chambers & Partners