Guernsey, May 2019
Leading offshore law firm Walkers is pleased to announce that Rajah Abusrewil has joined the firm as a partner in Guernsey’s rapidly expanding Private Capital & Trusts practice.
Rajah brings more than 15 years’ experience to the firm having previously been a Trust and Fiduciary partner at another Guernsey based law firm. Alongside her considerable experience in Guernsey, Rajah has previously practised as a Barrister & Attorney in Bermuda before working as multi-jurisdictional in-house counsel for an international trust company in Cayman.
Rajah specialises in advising a wide range of local and international fiduciaries, family offices and UHNWIs on the establishment, administration and termination of trusts, foundations, family offices and related structures.
Walker’s Managing Partner Louise Hall said:-
“I am extremely pleased to welcome Rajah to the team here in Guernsey. Her appointment demonstrates Walkers’ commitment to the Private Capital and Trusts sector as an integral pillar to our overall offering in the Channel Islands and the global firm.”
Commenting on her appointment Rajah Abusrewil added:-
“I am delighted to have joined Walkers as a Private Capital and Trusts partner. It is a real privilege to work with my new colleagues both in Guernsey and the Walkers group worldwide. I am very much looking to this new challenge as we continue to grow and develop the Private Capital and Trusts team and client offering into the Island’s premier multi-jurisdictional solution for our UHNW and fiduciary clients’ needs.”
Walkers is a leading international law firm with offices in ten jurisdictions. We provide legal, corporate and fiduciary services to global corporations, financial institutions, capital markets participants and investment fund managers. Our clients are the most innovative firms and institutions across the financial markets, and rely on us for our ability to provide solutions to their most important legal and business issues. We develop globally-minded, entrepreneurial lawyers who are experts in their field and committed to client service. Walkers is consistently ranked in the top tier of the leading global legal directories.
For more information, please contact:
Head of Business Development, UK & Channel Islands
T +44 (0)20 3880 4919
Business Development Manager, Channel Islands
T +44 (0) 1481 748 942