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McCann FitzGerald

Practice Area: Derivatives [Structured Finance]

Profile: Our Derivatives team' s transactional and advisory work encompasses all categories of derivative and structured finance instruments and arrangements and it works closely with the firm's market-leading financial regulatory, debt capital markets, tax and dispute resolution teams to provide fully integrated solutions to clients' requirements and guide clients through the changing regulatory landscape. Their pro-active approach to market developments, and role as Irish counsel to relevant industry bodies, enables the team to advise on all aspects of the market from product development through completion of individual transactions and beyond, including management of the regulatory environment, risk management requirements and disputes.

The team's expertise extends across OTC, exchange-traded and securitised derivatives in all asset classes, repos, securities lending, related collateral arrangements and the regulatory environment within which they are transacted. The team advises a wide range of buy-side and sell-side market participants including banks, prime brokers, dealers, investment funds, insurance companies, pension funds and corporates. It also advises clearing houses, exchanges and other market participants on issues relating to clearing, settlement and custody. Recently it has been heavily involved in assisting clients with EMIR compliance issues.

"Has a noteworthy debt securities and structured finance practice, acting for both borrowers and domestic banks, with particular expertise in OTC and exchange-traded derivatives." Chambers 2019

Advisers


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Beattie, Hugh


Firm: McCann FitzGerald
Position: Partner
Address: Tower 42 Level 38C 25 Old Broad Street London EC2N 1HQ
Phone: +44 20 7621 1000
Fax: +44 20 7621 9000
Email: Hugh.Beattie@mccannfitzgerald.com
Personal URL: https://www.mccannfitzgerald.com/people/hugh-beattie

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de Valera, Eamon


Firm: McCann FitzGerald
Position: Partner
Address: Riverside One Sir John Rogerson's Quay Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 607 1434
Fax: +353 1 829 0010
Email: Eamon.deValera@mccannfitzgerald.com
Personal URL: https://www.mccannfitzgerald.com/people/eamon-de-valera

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Fanning, Colm


Firm: McCann FitzGerald
Position: Partner
Address: Riverside One Sir John Rogerson's Quay Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 607 1350
Fax: +353 1 829 0010
Email: Colm.Fanning@mccannfitzgerald.com
Personal URL: https://www.mccannfitzgerald.com/people/colm-fanning

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Farrell, Adrian


Firm: McCann FitzGerald
Position: Partner
Address: Riverside One Sir John Rogerson's Quay Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 607 1312
Fax: +353 1 829 0010
Email: Adrian.Farrell@mccannfitzgerald.com
Personal URL: https://www.mccannfitzgerald.com/people/adrian-farrell

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Ferguson, Iain


Firm: McCann FitzGerald
Position: Partner
Address: Riverside One Sir John Rogerson's Quay Dublin 2
Phone: 353 1 607 1414
Fax: 353 1 829 0010
Email: iain.ferguson@mccannfitzgerald..com
Personal URL: https://www.mccannfitzgerald.com/people/iain-ferguson

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Gillen, Fergus


Firm: McCann FitzGerald
Position: Partner, Head of Banking & Financial Services
Address: Riverside One Sir John Rogerson's Quay Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 611 9146
Fax: +353 1 829 0010
Email: Fergus.Gillen@mccannfitzgerald.com
Personal URL: https://www.mccannfitzgerald.com/people/fergus-gillen

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Lawless, Judith


Firm: McCann FitzGerald
Position: Partner
Address: Riverside One Sir John Rogerson's Quay Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 607 1256
Fax: +353 1 829 0010
Email: Judith.Lawless@mccannfitzgerald.com
Personal URL: https://www.mccannfitzgerald.com/people/judith-lawless