Donovan C. Walker
- Banking, Capital Markets and other Financial Services
- Company Law, Corporate Reorganisation and Restructuring
- Conveyancing, Resort Development and Real Estate Development
- Environmental Law and Compliance
- Commercial, Business and Trade Law
- Insolvency and Bankruptcy
- Maritime, Shipping and Aviation Law
- Mergers & Acquisitions, Privatization and Joint Ventures
- Mining and Energy Law
- Sports, Media and Entertainment Law
- Tel: (876) 929-9677-8
- Cel: (876) 995-6402
- Fax: (876) 929-5755
A practicing Attorney-at-Law since 1991, Donovan joined the firm as a Partner on March 1, 2011 (having been a Partner at another prominent Jamaican law firm). Donovan is a Notary Public and practices in the areas of corporate and commercial law, maritime law, conveyancing, mortgage financing and securities, mergers and acquisitions, international trade and investments, sports and entertainment law. He currently serves as the Managing Partner of the firm.
He served as the President of the Jamaican Bar Association between March, 2014 to March, 2016 and serves as a Member of its Commercial Law, Publications, Revenue and Continuing Legal Education Sub-Committees. Donovan is also a Vice-President of the Organisation of Commonwealth Caribbean Bar Associations (OCCBA).
Donovan is the Executive Chairman of Subway (Jamaica) Limited and is a director of Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce Pocket Rocket Foundation, Jamaica Beverages Limited, the Companies Office of Jamaica and the Maritime Authority of Jamaica. He previously served as Chairman of the Maritime Authority Pension Fund and Commissioner/Director of the Consumer Affairs Commission, Jamaica.
He is an active Rotarian and a Distinguished Past President of the Rotary Club of Saint Andrew.
Donovan read for a Bachelor of Laws at the University of the West Indies as well as a Master of Laws at University College London. He also studied at the Norman Manley Law School, where he presently serves as an Associate Tutor.
He is named as one of the leading commercial Attorneys-at-Law in Jamaica by Chambers Global as well as IFLR 1000.