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 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.
Sonya is based in Walkers’ Hong Kong office where she is an Associate in the Finance and Corporate Group. Sonya has a general debt finance background with particular experience in debt capital markets, structured finance and securitizations.
Prior to joining the Finance and Corporate Group, Sonya worked in the equity and debt capital markets team at Linklaters in Hong Kong. Prior to that, she worked in the London and Paris offices of two leading international law firms and served a secondment with the structured products group at Goldman Sachs in London.
Admitted in:England & Wales (not practising)Qualifications:Bachelor of Arts, Union CollegeMaster of Science, The London School of Economics and Political Science Bachelor of Laws, BPP Law School