Vanessa Walters

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Vanessa Walters is a partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Vanessa has experience advising the investment management sector focusing on UK and EU financial regulation and fund matters, including in relation to the UK Financial Services and Markets Act 2000, the rules and guidance of the UK Financial Conduct Authority as well as EU financial services legislation including MiFID and AIFMD.

Vanessa also has extensive experience in the private banking sector advising on regulated lending including mortgage regulation and consumer credit legislation.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2009, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • English
  • French


  • BPP Law SchoolLPCwith Distinction2006
  • Warwick UniversityB.A., French and Historywith Honours2004