Laura is a Partner in the Asset Management and Investment Funds Group at A&L Goodbody. Her areas of expertise are the formation, authorisation and operation of regulated investment funds. This includes structuring and regulatory compliance of UCITS and AIFs including ETFs, master feeder structures, fund of funds and limited liquidity funds, with strong expertise in the structuring of real estate and private equity funds. She advises a broad spectrum of clients including asset managers, investment funds, investment fund service providers and investors as wells as lenders in a number of high profile fund financing transactions. Laura has also advised on the set-up of UCITS management companies and AIFMs.
"Always positive, nothing is ever a problem. Laura is tactful but will point out issues … working with her is very easy. She is also great at connecting clients.” (IFLR1000 2021)
"A strong communicator who is up to date in her sectors and always available to assist on short notice." (Legal 500 2020)
"A next generation partner." (Legal 500 2020)
"A rising star." (LMG Expert Guide 2020)
Laura is a member of the Irish investment funds industry body, Irish Funds, working groups. She is a regular speaker at legal conferences on the topic of investment funds and has contributed articles to a number of publications.