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.
Jill Shaw is a senior knowledge lawyer for Walkers' Ireland office in the Asset Management and Investment Funds group.
She manages the legal resources and know-how for the team and provides updates on legal and regulatory developments. Jill is a lecturer on the Law Society of Ireland's Diploma in Finance Law.
Prior to joining Walkers, Jill advised fund promoters, asset managers and service providers in relation to the structuring and formation of Irish domiciled funds and provided advice on general funds legal and regulatory matters both in Ireland and in the British Virgin Islands.
England & Wales (non-practising)
The British Virgin Islands (non-practising)Quakifications:
BA (International) Law and History, National University of Ireland GalwayLLB, National University of Ireland GalwayDiploma in Islamic Finance, The Chartered Institute of Management AccountantsClaritas Investment Certificate, CFA Institute
2021 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
2020 IFLR 1000 - Leading Lawyer and Rising Star
2019 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
Member of the Law Society of Ireland