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 Kevin Taylor, trading as 'Walkers 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. 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.
Rajah joined Walkers' Guernsey Office in 2019 where she is a Partner in the Private Capital and Trusts Group and advises on all aspects of wealth structuring.Rajah specialises in advising a wide range of local and international fiduciaries, family offices and UHNWIs on the establishment, administration and termination of trusts, foundations, family offices and related structures. She also advises on the regulatory requirements of the Guernsey Financial Services Commission.
Prior to joining Walkers in 2019 Rajah was a Partner in a Guernsey law firm, having also previously been a multi-jurisdictional in-house counsel for an international trust company in their Cayman Islands office, and practiced as a Barrister & Attorney in Bermuda.
Admitted In:Law Society of England & WalesBermuda Bar Association (not practising)Qualifications:Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) - TEPLPC – College of Law, York, UKPgDL – College of Law, York, UKBA Hons Classical Civilisations, University of Leeds, UK
2019 - Chambers HNW, Chambers UK, Chambers Global Citywealth Leaders List – 7 votes and 5* rated
STEP – Full MemberSTEP – Guernsey Branch MemberThe Chancery Bar Association (Overseas Member)Guernsey International Legal Association (GILA) Law Society of England & Wales