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O'Connor, Eoin

Firm: Walkers
Position: Partner
Address: The Exchange, George's Dock, International Financial Services Centre, Dublin 1, D01 W3P9
Phone: +353 1 470 6664
Personal URL:

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Eoin O'Connor is based in Walkers' Ireland office where he is a partner and the Head of Regulatory for Ireland.

Eoin’s experience includes acting for a wide range of domestic and international financial institutions, including commercial banks, investment banks and asset managers, funds, fund promoters and services providers and international law firms.

Eoin provides advice on compliance with industry guidance, legislation and codes issued by the Central Bank of Ireland, prudential requirements, Irish authorisation and licensing issues, asset disposal projects by Irish and international clients, ongoing compliance with conduct of business, consumer protection and other requirements, anti-money laundering, data protection, financial institution M&A and the regulation of securitisation activities.

Eoin is the MiFiD II lecturer at the Law Society of Ireland's Finance Law Diploma programme.


Bachelor of Arts (Law and Economics), National University of Ireland, Galway
Bachelor of Law, National University of Ireland, Galway
Masters in Law, Trinity College, Dublin
Diploma in Finance Law, Law Society of Ireland


Member of the Association of Compliance Officers in Ireland
Member of the Incorporated Law Society of Ireland
Member of the Dublin Solicitors Bar Association