Walkers hires head of regulatory team

Lucy Frew is the new head of Walkers' regulation team.
Lucy Frew is the new head of Walkers’ regulation team.

International law firm Walkers announced that Lucy Frew has joined the firm as a partner to head up the regulatory team in its Cayman Islands office, as part of a continued expansion strategy for the firm.

Ms. Frew brings 15 years’ significant financial regulatory experience, having previously worked as head of financial regulatory at Kemp Little in London and as in-house legal counsel at UBS AG. Ms. Frew was also seconded to the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority for eight months.

She has expertise advising leading and international institutions, as well as startups, in both private practice, and as in-house legal counsel, she has particular experience advising investment funds and cross-border businesses on financial regulation.