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.
Liam Woodward is an associate in the Finance and Corporate Group and is based in Jersey. He specialises in both structured finance and asset finance.On the structured finance side, Liam advises on CLOs, CRE CLOs, CBOs, CDOs, re-financings, restructurings and other securitisations and structured offerings.With respect to his asset finance practice, Liam acts for multinational banks, owners, lessors and funds, advising on a variety of complex financing structures (including, bank and private equity financings, ABS transactions and other asset-backed notes offerings, loyalty program financings and sale/leaseback transactions) and sale/purchase transactions in relation to both commercial and private vessels and aircraft.Liam was previously based in Walkers' Cayman Islands office and advised on a range of corporate matters with respect to Cayman Islands Stock Exchange listings.Having worked in the Caribbean, Europe and the Middle East, Liam has a breadth of knowledge and experience working with clientele in a wide range of jurisdictions.
Prior to joining Walkers in 2019 Liam worked in the finance department of Stephenson Harwood's offices in London and Dubai.
Admitted in:Cayman IslandsEngland & Wales (not practising)
QualificationsLLB (Hons) in Law with American Law, University of Nottingham, UKLegal Practice Course (with Distinction), BPP London, UK