Jon Le Rossignol > Walkers > St Helier, Jersey > Lawyer Profile

Walkers
PO BOX 72,WALKER HOUSE
28-34 HILL STREET
ST HELIER
JE4 8PN
Jersey

Work Department

Banking & Finance

Position

Jon Le Rossignol is a Group Partner* in Walkers’ Jersey office specialising in the financing of real estate and private equity holding structures established in Jersey, and in advising on the non-contentious restructuring of such structures.

Having previously practiced with a Magic Circle firm in London and Hong Kong, he has more than a decade’s experience advising both borrower and lender side on the full life-cycle of Banking and Finance matters.

Jon’s clients include RE and PE sponsors as well as global financial institutions and debt funds.

Admitted In:
Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales (not practising)

*not admitted in Jersey and not a member of Walkers (Jersey) LLP

Career

Prior to joining Walkers, Jon worked in the Global Restructuring Group of Allen & Overy, in both London and Hong Kong.

He worked for Allen & Overy through the 2008 financial crisis, and also undertook a six-month secondment to the firm’s Milan office.

Jon also worked for another leading offshore law firm for five years before joining Walkers at the start of 2019.

Memberships

Member of the Law Society of England and Wales.

Education

Qualifications:
Master of Law, Queens’ College, University of Cambridge, UK
Diploma in Legal Practice, Nottingham Trent University, UK

Lawyer Rankings

Jersey > Banking and finance

The ‘high-quality and collaborativeWalkers team has a broad practice spanning real estate, secured, and leveraged acquisition finance, as well as debt capital markets, restructuring and enforcement issues, and Shariah-compliant finance transactions. Taking the lead is Nigel Weston, who has strong ties to Middle Eastern clients. Alexandra Corner  is a banking and finance generalist, also chairing the firm’s diversity and inclusion committee for the Channel Islands. Jon Le Rossignol is an expert in non-contentious debt restructurings. Tristan Maultby is appreciated by clients for being ‘very organised and very hands on with transactions‘. Christine Fox joined the firm from Collas Crill.