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 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.
Admitted in: IrelandQualifications:BCL, University College DublinLLM in Computers and Law, Queen's University of BelfastLaw Society of IrelandDiploma in Employment Law, University College Dublin
2020 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer (Employment) - "Susan Battye has been a superb adviser for us on any and all employment matters. She takes a pragmatic, rational and reasoned approach which means we can assess a situation from all perspectives before we make a decision on how we move forward."
2020 Chambers Europe Guide - Band 4 - Susan "is extremely dedicated, responsive and capable of thinking outside the box," reports one client. Another source adds: "Her advice is practical and sensible, and she has a positive and reassuring approach."
2019 Recommended for Employment - Chambers Europe - A notable practitioner - "The "efficient" Susan Battye provides employment law advice relating to acquisitions, including TUPE and redundancy processes. She also has experience handling contentious proceedings involving bonus entitlements and unfair dismissal claims."
2018 Recommended for IFLR1000 - "Commercially focused and concise advice provided on often short deadlines."
2018 Recommended for Employment - Legal 500 Susan Battye provides "excellent advice and guidance"
2018 Recommended for Employment - Chambers Europe
2017 Recommended for Employment - Chambers Europe - "Very knowledgeable, responsible and pragmatic"
2016 Recommended for Employment - Chambers Europe
2015 Recommended for Chambers Europe - Susan Battye is "helpful and intuitive. She puts herself in our shoes and gives the kind of advice that really helps, rather than just going by the book".
"Susan Battye has been a superb adviser for us on any and all employment matters. She takes a pragmatic, rational and reasoned approach which means we can assess a situation from all perspectives before we make a decision on how we move forward." Legal 500