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.
Nikhil Jha is an senior counsel in the Global Investment Funds Group based in Walkers' Cayman Islands office. Nikhil specialises on all aspects of investment fund structures with particular emphasis on private equity funds, hedge funds and unit trusts. An integral part of his practice involves advising on the formation of funds, regulation of funds and fund restructuring. Nikhil also has experience in advising on finance transactions (in particular, capital commitment financing and related issues of security creation and perfection).Nikhil regularly acts for major investment banks, investment managers, private equity houses and corporate trustees.
Prior to joining Walkers, Nikhil worked with Harmonic Fund Services in the Cayman Islands.
Admitted In:Cayman IslandsQualifications:Bachelor of Laws, (LLB hons), University of LiverpoolLegal Practice Course, College of Law in Moorgate, London
Nikhil is a member of the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association.