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 works in exclusive association with Kevin Taylor, trading as 'Walkers Bermuda', a full service commercial law firm providing advice on all aspects of Bermuda law.
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.
Ailís Garvey is based in Walkers' Ireland office and specialises in finance and capital markets. Ailís advises both domestic and internationally based investment banks, financial institutions, issuers, arrangers, dealers and trustees on Irish law aspects of various debt capital markets and structured finance transactions.Ailís has advised on a variety of debt offerings (both on a stand-alone and programme basis) including LPNs, MTNs, Covered Bonds, Commercial Paper, securitisations, repack transactions, private note placements and other structured transactions.In addition, Ailís advises on various secured and unsecured lending transactions.Recent Experience:
Prior to joining Walkers, Ailís worked in the capital markets group of a top five law firm in Dublin. During this time she completed two short term secondments to investment banks located in London and Dublin.
Admitted In:IrelandQualifications:Bachelor of Business and Legal Studies, University College DublinDiploma in Applied Finance, Law Society of IrelandDiploma in Commercial Litigation, Law Society of Ireland
2019 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer (Capital Markets) - Ailis Garvey 'provides consistently excellent service'
2019 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
2018 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
2017 IFLR 1000 - Rising Star
Member of the Incorporated Law Society of Ireland Member of the Dublin Solicitors Bar Association