Walkers articled clerks Yannick Whorms and Michael Testori have completed their legal training and both have been called to the Cayman Islands Bar in mid-June 2018. Their applications were moved by Ingrid Pierce, Walkers’ Global Managing Partner, and Colette Wilkins, Walkers’ Insolvency and Dispute Resolution Partner, respectively before the Hon. Justice Richard Williams.
They are Walkers’ 47th and 48th Caymanian articled clerks to be called to the Bar.
Mr. Whorms was a recipient of the 2011 Walkers Legal Scholarship. He attended St. Ignatius Catholic School, then undertook his LLB degree at the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom. He then completed the Legal Practice Course at Nottingham Trent University. He was articled to Tim Ludford-Thomas, a partner in Walkers’ Investment Funds Group.
Michael Testori first worked at Walkers in 2010 as a summer student and received the Walkers Legal Scholarship in 2011. He completed his schooling at St. Ignatius Catholic School then undertook his LLB degree at the University of Kent in the U.K. Mr. Testori completed the Legal Practice Course at the University of Law, London Moorgate. He was articled to Shelley White, a partner in Walkers’ Insolvency and Dispute Resolution Group.