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.
Grace Pickering is Walkers' Head of Listings (Channel Islands), overseeing Walkers' listings practice in Jersey and Guernsey.Having spent almost five years working with The International Stock Exchange ('TISE') as a Senior Analyst before joining Walkers in 2019, Grace has significant experience in dealing with TISE Listings, in respect of debt, equity, high yield bonds, securitisation and REITs.She also works with Walkers' teams in Dublin, Bermuda and Cayman in respect of listings on other international exchanges.Grace has a background in private equity and investments, and regularly advises private equity houses as well as onshore counsel in London, Europe, New York and Asia on matters relating to listings.She is also responsible for the ongoing administration of listing matters to include compliance with continuing obligation requirements post listing.
Prior to joining Walkers in March 2019, Grace was a Senior Analyst at TISE. Grace has worked in the finance industry for over 25 years having worked for private equity, investment houses and private wealth management companies as an investment consultant.
Qualifications:CISI, Investment Management Certificate (IMC)Investment Administration Qualification (IAQ)
Grace is a Chartered Member of CISI.