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.
Sam Hall is an associate based in the Cayman Islands office. He joined Walkers in January 2022 and is a member of the Insolvency & Dispute Resolution Group.Sam has broad litigation experience and has advised clients in the financial, energy and consumer product sectors.
Prior to joining Walkers, Sam was a senior associate in the dispute resolution team of Herbert Smith Freehills in Melbourne, Australia. Sam regularly advised financial institutions, listed companies and manufacturers in Australia and across Asia. Sam's practice involved a range of corporate and commercial litigation, with a particular focus on financial services disputes, class actions and regulatory investigations. Sam also assisted clients with obtaining court approvals of schemes of arrangement.
Admitted In:Cayman IslandsSupreme Court of Victoria (not practising)High Court of Australia (not practising)Qualifications:Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, College of Law, Victoria, AustraliaBachelor of Laws (Hons), Deakin University, AustraliaBachelor of Commerce (Finance), Deakin University, AustraliaFoundation Certificate In International Insolvency Law (FCIIL), Insol International (completed, grade pending)Accelerated Route to Membership, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (completed, grade pending).
Sam is a member of the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association, the Cayman Islands Restructuring and Insolvency Specialists Association and the Law Institute of Victoria.