Jody is based in the Ireland office where he is an of counsel in the Real Estate Group.
Jody has extensive experience advising clients on high value real estate transactions including acting for secured lenders on real estate development projects, acquisition, management and disposal of all commercial property classes including retail, office, industrial, logistics, hotel, student accommodation and residential development sites, acting for private equity and institutional investors on the acquisition and disposal of loan/asset portfolios, and negotiation of commercial leases from both a landlord and tenant perspective.
In addition, Jody has experience advising clients on distressed loan situations and the enforcement of security, including the provision of advices on receivership and liquidation and general insolvency related matters.
Prior to joining Walkers, Jody was Head of the NAMA legal division of a large Irish pillar bank.
Bachelor of Laws (LLB), University College Galway
Bachelor of Corporate Law (BCorp Law), University College Galway
Diploma in Insolvency & Corporate Restructuring, Law Society of Ireland
Diploma Commercial Property, Law Society of Ireland
Diploma in Construction Law, Law Society of Ireland