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.
Mark Crichton is a Jersey Advocate and partner in Walkers' Global Investment Funds and Corporate Groups based in the firm’s Jersey office.Mark has a wide range of experience in corporate and finance transactions, particularly in connection with real estate structures. Mark also advises on the formation and regulation of investment funds.
Prior to joining Walkers in 2011, Mark worked for the Corporate department of a London law firm.
Admitted In:England and Wales (not practising)Jersey
Qualifications:Legal Practice Course (Distinction), College of Law in GuildfordBA in Law, University of Nottingham
2019 IFLR 1000 - Highly Regarded
2018 Legal 500 - (Investment Funds) Recommended Laywer - Jersey
"Mark Crichton ‘leads a very disciplined team’ "
2018 Legal 500 - (Corporate & Commercial) Recommended Laywer - Jersey
"Clients recommend ‘clear and confident’ senior counsel Mark Crichton, who ‘extracts the best out of a transaction team through his collegial style’ ".
2018 Legal 500 - (Banking & Finance) Next Generation Lawyers - Jersey
"Mark Crichton ‘regularly turn around large volumes of work and give sound Jersey law advice’ ".
2018 IFLR 1000 - Highly Regarded
2017 - Legal 500 - (Banking & Finance), Next Generation Lawyers - Jersey
"Mark Crichton is ‘a very able lawyer’."
2017 Legal 500 - (Corporate & Commercial) – Recommended Lawyer - Jersey
"Mark Crichton provides ‘timely, practical and on-point advice’."
2017 IFLR 1000 - Leading Lawyer - “Mark's knowledge of corporate and financial law is second to none and he provides timely, commercial advice in a calm and confident manner."
Mark is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales and is also a member of the Law Society of Jersey.
“Mark's knowledge of corporate and financial law is second to none and he provides timely, commercial advice in a calm and confident manner."