Sarah is based in Walkers' Ireland office where she is a partner in the Asset Management and Investment Funds group. Sarah has many years' experience practising as an investment funds lawyer. She acts for a range of funds, promoters and service providers and has extensive experience in advising on the establishment, authorisation and operation of all types of Irish investment funds including UCITS, QIAIFs, RIAIFs, fund of funds, master feeder structures and closed-ended funds.
Sarah has advised on real estate, private equity, hedge and debt alternative funds. Sarah is also experienced in advising on UCITS funds including alternative UCITS. She has particular expertise in the establishment and operation of AIF and UCITS platforms for use by third party managers and the associated establishment of UCITS and AIF "Super Mancos".
Sarah is a member of the Irish Funds Legal and Regulatory Working Group. Sarah is also a lecturer on the Law Society of Ireland's Finance Law Diploma programme.
Bachelor of Business and Legal Studies, University College Dublin
Master Degree in Commercial Law, awarded distinction.
Solicitor, Law Society of Ireland