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.
Andrew is a Partner in Walkers' London Insolvency and Dispute Resolution Group, advising on British Virgin Islands, Bermuda and Cayman Islands law.Andrew has ten years' experience in private practice in London and BVI, and has worked offshore since 2015.He advises clients on complex and high value multi-jurisdictional disputes, and his clients include leading corporations, banks, financial institutions, and insolvency practitioners.Andrew has particular expertise in forum and jurisdiction challenges, shareholder and partnership disputes, unfair prejudice proceedings, fraud and asset tracing claims, freezing orders and other forms of interim relief, and the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards. Andrew has also acted in connection in a number of high profile insolvency matters.He also advises on disputes relating to crypto-currency assets, including fraud and insolvency matters, as well as advising crypto-currency platforms on contentious matters.
Andrew trained at Mayer Brown in London, and qualified into its Commercial Dispute Resolution team, where he was an associate for a number of years.Prior to joining Walkers' London office in 2019, Andrew worked for another leading offshore firm in the British Virgin Islands and London.
Admitted in: Bermuda (Registered Associate) - 2021British Virgin Islands - 2015England and Wales (not practising) - 2012
Qualifications:Graduate Diploma in Law, BPP, UK.
Legal Practice Course, Kaplan, UK
Andrew is a member of INSOL, the Recovery and Insolvency Specialists Association (RISA), and the Commercial Fraud Lawyers Association.