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.
Joe Mitchell is a senior associate in the Walkers' Global Investment Funds practice based in the Ireland office.Joe focuses his practice on financial services with an emphasis on the structuring, establishment, corporate governance and ongoing operation of Irish regulated investment funds in particular alternative investment funds and UCITS for a wide variety of asset managers, investment banks and private equity managers, pursuing a broad range of investment policies and mandates. Joe has extensive experience in advising those funds, their management companies, directors and service providers on their operations in Ireland.
Prior to joining Walkers, Joe worked as a Managing Associate in an international law firm and as a solicitor in the Asset Management and Investment Funds group of another leading Irish financial services firm, where he trained as a solicitor. During that time, he was seconded to a leading global asset manager in London and a prominent investment management business in Dublin.
Admitted In:IrelandQualifications:Bachelor of Civil Law (BCL), University College DublinLL.M. (Commercial), University College DublinDiploma in Finance Law, Law Society of IrelandPracticing Solicitor, Law Society of Ireland