Investment Funds

Walkers’ investment funds group offers Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Irish and Jersey law advice on all matters pertaining to investment funds and their underlying structures.

  • We have one of the largest specialist investment funds teams worldwide.
  • We advise many of the world's most prominent asset managers, fund promoters and institutional investors.
  • We establish the full range of structures used in the market and advise on their commercial implications.

 

Within our jurisdictions we provide legal advice on all aspects of investment funds including:

  • Fund formation
  • Fund restructuring/distressed funds
  • Regulation
  • Fund re-domiciliation
  • Termination and liquidation

 

Walkers is a listing agent for the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange (CSX), the Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) and The International Stock Exchange (TISE).

 

Awards

2016 Best Offshore Law Firm, Hedgeweek

2016 Best Offshore Law Firm MENA Fund Manager Fund Awards

2016 Best Investment Funds Lawyers - Cayman Islands. Acquisition International.

2015 1st for Offshore Law Firms Alpha Magazine. Hedge Fund Report Card

2015 Winner, Offshore Services International Law Office (ILO). Client Choice Awards

2015 Investment Funds Lawyer of the Year, Cayman Islands Finance Monthly. Global Awards

2015 Private Equity Lawyer of the Year, Cayman Islands Finance Monthly. Global Awards

2015 Best Legal Offshore Provider, Cayman Hedge Funds Review (HFR)

2015 Winner Hedge Fund Manager (HRM), Asia Hedge Fund Services Awards

2015 Best Offshore Law Firm Hedge Fund Manager (HRM). US Hedge Fund Services Awards

2015 Best Offshore Law FirmClient Service HFM Asia Awards

2015 Recommended firm Latin Lawyer 100

2015 Recommended firm Latin Lawyer 250

2014 Best Law Firm for Offshore China Business Law Journal. China Business Law Awards


BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
Ashley GunningPartnerT +1 345 914 4251ashley.gunning@walkersglobal.com

CAYMAN ISLANDS
Ingrid Pierce Global Managing PartnerT +1 345 814 4667ingrid.pierce@walkersglobal.com
Tim BuckleyPartnerT +1 345 814 4646 tim.buckley@walkersglobal.com
Ashley GunningPartnerT +1 345 914 4251ashley.gunning@walkersglobal.com
Rolf LindsayPartnerT +1 345 914 6307rolf.lindsay@walkersglobal.com
Caroline WilliamsPartnerT +1 345 914 6342caroline.williams@walkersglobal.com

DUBAI
Daniel WoodManaging PartnerT +971 4 363 7912daniel.wood@walkersglobal.com

GUERNSEY
Sam ShiresPartnerT +44 (0)1481 748 916sam.shires@walkersglobal.com

HONG KONG
Arwel LewisPartnerT +852 2596 3319arwel.lewis@walkersglobal.com
Denise WongPartnerT +852 2596 3303denise.wong@walkersglobal.com

IRELAND
Kerill O'ShaughnessyPartnerT +353 1 470 6676kerill.o'shaughnessy@walkersglobal.com
Paul FarrellConsultantT +353 1 470 6669paul.farrell@walkersglobal.com

JERSEY
Jonathan HeaneyManaging PartnerT +44 (0)1534 700 786jonathan.heaney@walkersglobal.com
Nigel WestonPartnerT +44 (0)1534 700 788nigel.weston@walkersglobal.com

LONDON
Jasmine AmariaPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220 4975jasmine.amaria@walkersglobal.com

SINGAPORE
Thomas GrangerPartnerT +65 6603 1694thomas.granger@walkersglobal.com
Laura RogersPartnerT +65 6595 4675laura.rogers@walkersglobal.com

BERMUDA (TAYLORS)
Jonathan BettsPartner - TaylorsT +1 441 242 1511jonathan.betts@walkersglobal.com

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