Private Equity Funds

Walkers' private equity team offers Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Ireland and Jersey law advice on a global basis.

Our private equity team is one of the largest and most experienced of all the International Offshore Financial Centres. We work for three out of four of the world's leading private equity houses and have worked on some of the largest fund formations and international leveraged buyouts undertaken in recent years.

We work in close partnership with our clients and their onshore counsel to ensure that we add value and help them achieve their business objectives.

We advise on all aspects of:

  • Fund formation (structured as exempted limited partnerships, companies or trusts)
  • Formation and capitalisation of investment vehicles
  • Public and private mergers and acquisitions
  • Leveraged buyouts
  • Group restructuring
  • Secured lending
  • Due diligence

2019 China Business Law Journal - 7 x Deals of the Year

2018 Latin Lawyer 250

2017 China Business Law Journal - Offshore Law Firm

2017 HFM US - Winner, Client Service Award

Jonathan BettsPartnerT +1 441 242

Tim BuckleyManaging PartnerT +1 345 814 4646
Rolf LindsayPartnerT +1 345 914
Caroline WilliamsPartnerT +1 345 914

Matt SandersManaging PartnerT +44 (0) 1481 748
Sam ShiresOf CounselT +44 (0)1481 748

Denise WongPartnerT +852 2596
Thomas GrangerCo-Head of Funds and CorporateT +852 2596

Jonathan HeaneyManaging PartnerT +44 (0)1534 700

Hughie WongPartnerT +44 (0)20 7220