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.
Miriam El Ofir is an associate based in the Cayman Islands office. She joined Walkers in 2021 and is a member of the Corporate & Private Equity Group. Miriam advises on a wide range of private equity and hedge fund matters with expertise in general corporate and M&A transactions.
Miriam regularly acts for major investment banks, investment managers and corporate trustees, advising on a variety of investment fund structures.
Prior to joining Walkers, Miriam worked in the Corporate Securities group at Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP in Toronto, Canada where her primary focus was on capital market transactions such as public M&A, joint ventures and go-public transactions as well as corporate finance transactions such as public offerings and private equity offerings. She advised public companies and investment dealers in a broad range of industries including mining, cannabis and technology.
Miriam also advised public companies and start-ups in connection with various corporate and commercial matters including supply agreements, partnership agreements and other corporate governance matters.
Admitted In:Cayman IslandsOntario, Canada (not practising)Qualifications:LLB Law, Queen Mary University of London, UKLLM Canadian Common Law, Osgoode Hall Law School, Canada