Corporate Advisory & Company Law: Experience

  • Sichuan Development International Holding Limited on its establishment of a joint venture leasing company with Standard Chartered Bank
  • Stripe on its Irish law operations, across corporate, commercial contracts, employment, IP and data privacy legal requirements
  • Airbnb on its Irish legal requirements on the establishment of its European headquarters in Ireland, including advising on a bespoke fit-for-purpose tax efficient corporate structure and subsequently various other ancillary projects and advices
  • A leading financial institution in Ireland in relation to a JV arrangement for the digitisation of its banking and payment services together with the development and rollout of a related software platform
  • Major financial institutions and listed public companies on corporate governance and regulatory codes, and proceedings before the Central Bank of Ireland
  • State Bodies and Government Departments on the Code of Practice for the Governance of State Bodies, notably in respect of engagement with stakeholders and board effectiveness
  • The shareholders of cut-e Assessments Holdings Limited on the reorganisation of its group and the subsequent sale of the company to AON
  • Irelandia Investments on local and international joint ventures, particularly in relation to the establishment, and capital markets activities regarding, low cost carrier airlines internationally
  • A number of credit institutions and insurance undertakings on the Central Bank of Ireland Corporate Governance Code and the position of Directors individually and collectively, and on the Central Bank of Ireland Related Party Lending Code
  • Irish located credit institutions in relation to tracker mortgage issues, Central Bank of Ireland investigations/enforcements, and related governance
  • Citibank on the crossborder merger of Citibank International and Citibank Europe
  • Bank of Ireland on the consolidation and merger of its private banking business
  • Ulster Bank Group on corporate governance issues relating to the CBI Corporate Governance Code and the Related Party Lending Code
  • Ulster Bank/RBS on a corporate separation and reorganisation of the Republic of Ireland/Northern Ireland Ulster Bank Group and on a regulatory capital (preference shares/equity) reorganisation and Ulster Bank Group on a share capital/reserves reorganisation of various companies within the Ulster Bank Ireland sub group
  • Irish Life & Permanent on its recapitalisation by the Irish Government, including the areas of directors fiduciary and statutory duties, together with boardroom governance