破產、重組和訴訟

Walkers' insolvency and dispute resolution group offers Bermuda, British Virgin Islands (BVI), Cayman Islands, Irish and Jersey law advice on all aspects of litigation, restructuring, insolvency, corporate recovery and dispute resolution.

  • We have dedicated teams in Bermuda,  the BVI, Cayman Islands, Ireland and Jersey advising on all aspects of litigation, restructuring, insolvency, corporate recovery and dispute resolution.
  • We have dedicated teams offering insolvency and corporate recovery advice in Hong Kong and Singapore. We have on-the-ground capability in London and Dubai.
  • Our lawyers have full rights of audience in all of the BVI, Cayman and Jersey courts. They appear regularly in the Court of Appeal of each jurisdiction, as well as before the Privy Council in London.
  • Our group works closely with many of the leading international law and accounting firms, who regularly instruct us on complex cross-border cases and restructuring transactions to provide local law advice.
  • We are experienced in, and can co-ordinate, multi-jurisdictional litigation.

 

Our Hong Kong and Singapore offices are unique among offshore firms in having lawyers with significant experience of appearing before the BVI and Cayman Islands courts. They offer specialist expertise in structures of investments in BVI and/or Cayman with operating subsidiaries in the People's Republic of China, Hong Kong SAR, Singapore, Indonesia, South Korea, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam and Macau.

We provide expertise in both international and local arbitration. Among our team are qualified arbitrators and trained mediators.

We are internationally recognised as having the premier insolvency and corporate recovery team amongst the International Financial Centre law firms.

We have played a leading role in the development of insolvency law in a number of the jurisdictions in which we operate. We have taken a leading role in formulating structures and techniques to assist distressed companies to refinance and/or restructure themselves.

We advise existing stakeholders, creditors, debtors, private equity and hedge funds, insolvency practitioners and other advisors in the following areas:

  • Complex cross-border restructurings
  • Contentious and non-contentious insolvencies
  • Insolvency litigation
  • Corporate winding-up (liquidation)
  • Distressed situations
  • Schemes of arrangement
  • Refinancing and reconstruction
  • Commercial and corporate disputes
  • Professional negligence
  • Contentious banking and financial issues
  • Asset tracing
  • Enforcement proceedings
  • Conflict of laws
  • Distressed collective investment vehicles

 

Personal Injury

In Jersey, Walkers is the only law firm with a dedicated personal injury team. We have two members of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers who handle the majority of plaintiff claims. We also accept defendant instructions.

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