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.
Paul Waldron is a partner in the Global Investment Funds Group and is based in Walkers' BVI office. He has over 15 years' experience in both hedge funds, private equity funds and approved managers. Paul advises institutional asset managers and established and start-up investment managers on all aspects of investments funds matters, including pre-formation strategy, launches, governance, reorganisations, ongoing operations, exit and termination. He also regularly works with managers and service providers in the fintech space.
Prior to joining Walkers, Paul practised in the Funds Department at A&L Goodbody in Dublin where he advised on UCITS, AIFs and closed-ended structures. During this time he was seconded to HSBC in London where he advised the HSBC Global Liquidity money market fund and other in-house funds. Paul re-joined Walkers' BVI office in 2021, having first joined in 2014. He has previously worked in Walkers' Cayman Islands and Hong Kong offices, and in the Funds Department of another law firm in the British Virgin Islands.
Admitted In: British Virgin IslandsIreland (not practising)England and Wales (not practising) Qualifications: B. Corp Law & LLB – NUI Galway, Ireland
2023 Legal 500 - Rising Star - Investment Funds
2022 Legal 500 - Rising Star - Investment Funds
2021 Legal 500 - Rising Star - Investment Funds
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