Partners Alison Ozanne and Ingrid Pierce have both been included on CityWealth's International Powerwomen Top 100".
The Powerwomen Top 100 "recognises the women who are power players within the international community". This is the third year in a row that both Alison and Ingrid have been included in the annual Powerwomen list.
Alison is the head of Walkers' Guernsey Insolvency & Dispute Resolution practice and is one of the jurisdiction's leading litigators, with particular specialisms in trusts disputes and contentious insolvency matters. She is regularly ranked by the leading legal directories, has been included in Legal 500's "Hall of Fame" and has been described by Chambers and Partners as "high octane, focused and energetic. She's very lively, entertaining and extremely clever".
The Guernsey team, which Alison leads, has recently been boosted by the arrival of senior associate Helena Lavin this year and Laurent Thibeault's admission to the Guernsey Bar as an Advocate.
Alison said: "I am delighted to be recognised in the excellent company of such a talented and dedicated group of highly skilled professionals in the Citywealth peer reviewed Powerwomen list."
Ingrid Pierce is Walkers' Global Managing Partner and heads the Cayman Investment Funds Group. Ingrid has over 20 years' experience and is recognised as one of the world's leading investment funds lawyers. Ingrid is a frequent speaker at industry events and a guest commentator on various media platforms including Bloomberg, CNBC and Fox Business.
Walkers' Private Capital and Trusts (PCT) Group is a multi-jurisdictional team of specialist lawyers who focus on serving the needs of wealthy families, entrepreneurs, family offices and family businesses, and their onshore advisers. The PCT Group has true global connectivity: Walkers' lawyers advise of the laws of the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey and coordinate client services seamlessly across our offices in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
Walkers also makes an appearance on the shortlist of CityWealths's 2020 Powerwomen Awards. Guernsey partner Sarah Brehaut has been nominated in the "Women of the Year - Rising Star" category. Voting closes on 15 January 2020 with the awards scheduled for 4 March 2020.