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.
Olivia joined Walkers in January 2021, and is a senior associate in Walkers' Jersey Investment Funds & Corporate law team, specialising in advising private equity funds on structuring, establishment, marketing, fundraising, restructuring, their general lifecycle and investment activities.Olivia has experience working in-house for a leading global financial institution based in Toronto, and has been advising on Jersey law as it relates to investment funds and corporate matters more generally since 2016.Olivia speaks English and French.
Before joining Walkers, Olivia worked in the Investment Funds practice group for another leading offshore law firm since her move to Jersey in 2016.After being admitted as a Solicitor in Scotland in 2014, she worked in the General Counsel Group of RBC in Toronto, working with colleagues and business lines based in Canada and internationally, including New York, Singapore, Hong Kong, London, the Channel Islands and the Caribbean.
Admitted in:Scotland – 2014 (non-practising)Qualifications:HBA in Philosophy (Specialist), University of Toronto, Victoria College, TorontoLLB, University of Edinburgh, School of Law, EdinburghPG Dip. LP, University of Edinburgh, School of Law, EdinburghCertificate of Qualification, The Federation of Law Societies of Canada
Law Society of Scotland