Walkers' mergers & acquisitions (M&A) team offers Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Irish and Jersey law advice.

  • We have extensive experience advising clients on complex, cross-border corporate transactions.
  • We have one of the largest specialist M&A teams in the jurisdictions in which we operate.
  • We act for most of the world's largest private equity funds.
  • We are consistently ranked in the top tier of all major ratings for our M&A work.


Walkers advises many of the world's leading corporates, investment banks, and venture capital and private equity firms on all elements of acquisition finance, fund formation and tax issues which arise with many private equity and venture capital arrangements including:

  • Public and private acquisitions and disposals
  • Takeovers
  • Mergers and consolidations
  • Leveraged buyouts
  • Corporate reorganisations and restructurings
  • Schemes of arrangement
  • Strategic joint ventures and club deals

Jonathan BettsPartnerT +1 441 242 1511jonathan.betts@walkersglobal.com

Tim BuckleyManaging PartnerT +1 345 814 4646 tim.buckley@walkersglobal.com
Rob JacksonPartnerT +1 345 914 4281rob.jackson@walkersglobal.com
Rolf LindsayPartnerT +1 345 914 6307rolf.lindsay@walkersglobal.com

Sam ShiresPartnerT +44 (0)1481 748 916sam.shires@walkersglobal.com
Matt SandersGroup Partner*T +44 (0) 1481 748 914matt.sanders@walkersglobal.com

Brendan O'BrienPartnerT +353 1 470 6653brendan.obrien@walkersglobal.com

Nigel WestonPartnerT +44 (0)1534 700 788nigel.weston@walkersglobal.com

Thomas GrangerPartnerT +65 6603 1694thomas.granger@walkersglobal.com