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 works in exclusive association with Taylors in Bermuda, a full service commercial law firm providing advice on all aspects of Bermuda law.
Walkers Professional Services provides registered office, corporate, and fiduciary services from Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, Dubai, Hong Kong and Ireland. Working together with Walkers law firm, Walkers Professional Services delivers a seamless integration of legal, corporate and fiduciary 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.
Admitted In:IrelandQualifications:LLM in Commercial & Corporate Law, University College LondonBCL & Dip. FSL, University College Dublin
2018 IFLR 1000 - Highly Regarded
2017 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer
2017 Chambers Global & Europe Guide - (Investment Funds) A Notable Practitioner. "Paul Farrell leads the team and has particular expertise in alternative investment funds. Clients describe him as 'absolutely fantastic,' appreciating that he is 'exceptionally responsive and possesses strong business acumen'."
2017 Who's Who Legal - Private Funds Formation
2017 IFLR 1000 - Leading Lawyer
2016 Legal 500 - Recommended Individual 2016 Chambers Global - "Paul Farrell leads the group, offering experience of the industry and advice on a range of alternative investments. Clients say: 'His understanding of the funds business is impeccable. The thing that drew me to this firm was his ability to listen and tailor his approach to our business and objectives'." 2015 Chambers Global - "Sources describe Paul Farrell as a "business and solution-oriented lawyer, who understands Irish and foreign law, and explains the legal framework well." 2014 Legal 500 - "Paul Farrell is singled out for the quality of his advice and his ability to ‘navigate some very difficult waters’." 2014 IFLR1000 - "His knowledge is perfect, he knows much more than I do – all the regulation, the legislation – he, and his team, they always make good points. I never got into rough waters because of their advice, quite the opposite." 2013 Chambers Global & Chambers Europe - "The practice is led by Paul Farrell. A highly respected funds practitioner."
Paul is a member of the Incorporated Law Society of Ireland.
Member of the Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
Clients say: "His understanding of the funds business is impeccable. The thing that drew me to this firm was his ability to listen and tailor his approach to our business and objectives."
Chambers Global 2016