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.
Chris Carroll is an Associate based in the Cayman Islands office. He joined Walkers in 2019 and is a member of the Regulatory & Risk Advisory Group. Chris specialises in regulatory matters applicable to financial services providers, including investment banks and funds. Chris is also experienced in advising FinTech clients.
Prior to joining Walkers, Chris was a Vice President at Barclays Investment Bank in its Markets division in London, providing specialist support to the funds derivatives and quantitative investment strategy index businesses. In an earlier role at Barclays, Chris also worked in its in-house legal team. Chris trained at Browne Jacobson, qualifying in 2015 into its Financial Services Group in London, focusing on advising FinTech start-ups. Chris also has in-house experience at PwC.
Admitted In:The Cayman IslandsEngland and Wales (not practising)
Qualifications:LLB, College of Law, UKLegal Practice Course, College of Law, UKGraduate Diploma in Law, College of Law, UKBA, Psychology, Newcastle University, UK Investment Operations Certificate, Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment, UK