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.
2022 Chambers Global - Offshore - Notable Practitioner
2022 Legal 500 Asia Pacific – ‘Joanne Collett, who leads the offshore Asian financial restructuring practice from Hong Kong, is a savvy cross-border restructuring lawyer who gives practical and commercial advice’.
2022 Chambers Asia-Pacific - Recommended - Offshore: Dispute Resolution - "Joanne Collett is a savvy cross-border insolvency and restructuring lawyer who is very hands-on, responsive and commercial."
2021 Asian Legal Business – Top 15 Offshore Litigators
2021 Legal 500 Asia Pacific - "The 'responsive and hardworking' Joanne Collett is 'very knowledgeable on cross-border restructuring issues.' "
2020 IWIRC Fetner Award
2019 The Legal 500 Asia Pacific - Recommended Lawyer - " 'At the top of her game', Joanne Collett is well regarded for her prowess in handling cross-border restructuring and insolvency cases as well as shareholder dissent disputes."
2018 The Legal 500 Asia Pacific - Recommended Lawyer
2016 The Legal 500 Asia Pacific - Recommended Lawyer - "Joanne Collett is a ‘top-quality lawyer who is very easy to work with’."
Joanne is a Director of IWIRC International, and the Vice President of the Hong Kong Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association, and regularly speaks at industry conferences
"A savvy cross-border insolvency and restructuring lawyer who is very hands-on, responsive and commercial."
"Joanne is a ‘top-quality lawyer who is very easy to work with’."