Marie O'Brien is a partner in the Finance Department, specialising in aviation and transportation finance. Marie is highly experienced in advising in relation to the acquisition, leasing, financing and trading of a variety of asset classes including aircraft, engines, helicopters, ship, rail, machinery and equipment. Marie is also Head of A&L Goodbody's Chinese Lawyer's Placement Programme and China Business Group.
Marie regularly speaks in Ireland and internationally on asset finance and Cape Town Convention related topics. She currently lectures on the Irish Law Society's Diploma in Aviation Leasing & Finance, the Professional Practice Banking course and on the UCD Law of International Finance Diploma. Marie is head of the A&L China Programme and regularly travels to China and speaks in Ireland and China on Irish-Sino business matters.
BCL (International), University College Dublin & University of Melbourne, Australia
Solicitor, Law Society of Ireland