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.
Matt Bloomfield is a partner in Walkers' London Investment Funds team, specialising in advising on Cayman Islands investment funds, in particular private equity and hedge funds.Having practised as an offshore lawyer in London since 2008, Matt works with some of the biggest hedge and private equity fund managers, and their UK and US counsel, in the City.Matt initially qualified as a Barrister, and is recognised by Legal 500 for the quality of his work.His recent work highlights include:
Prior to joining Walkers' top-tier ranked London office in 2020, Matt worked in the London-based investment funds team of another leading international law firm.Matt has been advising on offshore law since the start of his career in 2008.
Admitted in:British Virgin IslandsEngland and Wales (not practising)
Qualifications:BA Philosophy, University of York
2022 Legal 500 - "Matt Bloomfield is incredibly responsive, commercial and really goes the extra mile to provide clients with solutions."
"Matt Bloomfield is incredibly responsive, commercial and really goes the extra mile to provide clients with solutions."