Nicholas Davies

Nicholas Davies


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Practice Areas

Nick is a partner in the firm's Corporate and Investment Funds group based in Hong Kong and advises on Bermuda, BVI and Cayman law matters across the Asia-Pacific region.

Nick focuses his practice on corporate and capital markets transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, take privates, joint ventures, equity and debt investment structures and corporate governance matters. Nick frequently advises on public and private debt offerings, structured finance and on US and European IPOs, SPAC listings and de-SPAC business combinations. He also applies his broad transactional experience to corporate restructurings.

Nick moved into offshore legal practice in 2014, having previously enjoyed a senior career as an English lawyer. Nick was based in Moscow for over eight years, where he advised on many of the region's largest capital markets transactions in addition to working across a wide range of corporate and finance matters.

Prior to joining Walkers in 2019, Nick was based in Hong Kong as a partner in another global law firm. Prior to relocating to Hong Kong, Nick was a partner in an offshore firm in Jersey having previously practised as an English-qualified lawyer with Linklaters, Allen & Overy and Freshfields in London and Moscow.

Admitted in:
Bermuda, Registered Associate
British Virgin Islands
The Cayman Islands
Ireland (not practising)
England & Wales (not practising)

LLB Law with Politics, University of Birmingham

Nick has been ranked in various legal directories in recent years, with Legal 500 recognising him as "a very astute hire" and noting that "he provides excellent advice and is easy to work with".

IFLR has consistently ranked Nick as a 'rising star' and Who's Who Legal commented that "the impressive Nicholas Davies offers expert advice combined with substantial understanding and experience of the commercial legal and cultural issues associated with completing transactions in the area".