Former BMA Counsel Shannon Dyer Joins Walkers Bermuda

International law firm Walkers is pleased to announce that former Bermuda Monetary Authority ("BMA") legal counsel Shannon Dyer has joined Walkers Bermuda* as a senior associate in the Insolvency & Dispute Resolution practice.

Shannon brings a wealth of experience as a litigator and has experience in a variety of commercial actions. Prior to joining the BMA Shannon was employed at a leading commercial Bermuda law firm for seven years. During this time he acted and appeared in a variety of commercial actions including international insurance/reinsurance arbitrations, trust disputes, fund and investment business disputes, shareholder disputes, general corporate and commercial disputes, insolvencies, restructurings and the enforcement of foreign judgments.

In the insurance/reinsurance area, specifically, Shannon has acted for policyholders, cedants and reinsurers and appeared in international arbitrations in New York, London, and Bermuda. During his time at the BMA Shannon led regulatory investigations into insurance and reinsurance entities including insurance managers, brokers, and agents. He has further conducted regulatory investigations into banks, trust companies, corporate service providers, investment funds, hedge funds, and investment business companies.

Kevin Taylor, Walkers Bermuda Managing Partner stated "We are very pleased that Shannon has agreed to join our team. His expertise and experience will enhance our Bermuda litigation bench as well as our globally-renowned regulatory practice."

*Walkers works in exclusive association with Kevin Taylor, trading as 'Walkers Bermuda', a full service commercial law firm providing advice on all aspects of Bermuda law.

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