Walkers' Promotions Highlight Growth of Global Firm

Walkers, is pleased to announce that 8 attorneys across its global offices have been invited to join the partnership. In addition, 18 associates have been promoted to senior counsel, or local equivalent, highlighting the continued growth of the firm over the past year.

In total, there were 26 promotions globally, with 14 in the Cayman Islands, 7 in Dublin, 2 in Jersey and the British Virgin islands respectively, and one in Guernsey.

Walkers' Global Managing Partner, Ingrid Pierce, states, "We are delighted to announce our new partners and senior counsel. These appointments underscore Walkers' commitment to investing in our people and ensuring excellence through comprehensive, ongoing professional training and development programmes. Collectively, these individuals bring a wealth of expertise to our core legal services and are vital to our continued success in advising Fortune 500 companies and other global clients through our legal and professional services."

The new partners include Andrew Barker, Theo Lefkos and Prasana (Investment Funds) and Paige Gaston-Thiery (Finance & Corporate) in the Cayman Islands office.

Matt Hedigan (Finance) and Brendan O'Brien (Corporate) in the Irish office.

Mark Crichton (Finance & Corporate) and Robert Dobbyn (Wealth Structuring) in the Jersey office.

The promotions to senior counsel / of counsel include Murray Laing (Insolvency & Dispute Resolution) and Omonike Robinson-Pickering (Finance & Corporate) in the British Virgin Islands office.

Brett Basdeo, Andrew Gibson, Niall Hanna, Chris Keefe and Peter Kendall (Insolvency & Dispute Resolution). Hugh Anderson, Justin Hart and Joanne Ziegler (Finance & Corporate) and Ed Pearson and Tamsin West (Investment Funds) in the Cayman Islands office.

Stephen Ozanne (Finance & Corporate) in the Guernsey office.

Ian McNamee, Killian McSharry and Paddy Rath (Finance). Eimear Burbridge (Tax) and Eimear Keane (Investment Funds) in the Irish office.