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McIlvenna, Deirdre

Firm: Maples Group
Position: Investment Funds Partner
Address: 75 St. Stephen's Green, Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 619 2064
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Deirdre is a partner in the Investment Funds Group in Maples' Dublin office. She has extensive experience advising clients on the establishment and on-going operation of Irish regulated investment funds and advising on the legal and regulatory developments impacting such investment funds.

She has strong expertise in UCITS regulation, in particular UCITS alternative investments funds and ETFs. In addition, she has significant experience in alternative investment funds authorised under the Irish AIFMD regime.


Deirdre joined Maples and Calder in 2011 and was elected as a partner in 2017. She previously worked for a large Irish corporate law firm.


Dublin Institute of Technology, PgDip, Law (Hons), 2003
Dublin Institute of Technology, BSc, Management and Finance (Hons) , 2002


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