Irish Funds Premium Sponsor June 2022: Walkers Ireland LLP1 June 2022
Walkers is a global financial services law firm that practises law across six jurisdictions and has ten offices across the Americas, EMEA and Asia. Walkers has over 120 partners and 1070 staff, providing 24/7 service to its clients. Our clients include Fortune 100 and FTSE 100 companies, as well as the most innovative firms and institutions across the financial markets.
The Irish office provides market-leading Irish legal, tax, listing and professional services solutions to local and international financial institutions, investment managers, hedge funds, private equity groups and corporations. Walkers offers a suite of integrated services to its clients, providing Irish legal and tax advisory solutions as well as global corporate and regulatory services with the firm's independent corporate services offering, Walkers Professional Services, providing a broad range of corporate, fiduciary and administration services including to structured and asset finance vehicles.
Walkers has one of the largest specialist asset management and investment funds teams worldwide. The Asset Management and Investment Funds Group offers expert advice and commercial solutions to many of the world's most prominent asset managers, fund promoters and institutional investors, on a wide range of investment fund strategies such as private equity, private debt and real estate as well as more traditional retail-focused strategies.
Walkers has comprehensive experience in advising clients on the commercial and regulatory implications of the establishment and operation of Irish investment funds, including those structured as investment limited partnerships, as well as UCITS management companies, AIFMs, investment firms and other regulated financial service providers. The team benefits from members having obtained extensive in-house experience from leading asset management firms and investment fund service providers.