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Power, Piaras


Power, Piaras

Firm: Eversheds Sutherland Ireland
Position: Partner, Head of Banking & Financial Services
Address: One Earlsfort Centre Earlsfort Terrace Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 664 4216
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Piaras leads the Banking and Financial Services team in Eversheds Sutherland advising both Irish and international financial institutions. Piaras is particularly active advising the Irish pillar banks as well as a number of alternative funders on a wide range of areas, including real estate and development finance, acquisition finance and general secured and unsecured lending transactions. In addition to advising buyers and sellers of distressed loan portfolios on all aspects of loan sales, Piaras has acted for NAMA in connection with a number of high profile financing and restructuring cases.

Piaras is a regular contributor to the Law Society's Professional Practice courses and has lectured extensively on the Law Society Diploma Programme in Banking. Piaras has also lectured on course in finance organised by the Dublin Solicitors Bar Association.


Piaras is the author of the chapter on Financial Assistance in the Law Society professional practice text book.


Law Society of Ireland (1998)
Dip. Legal Studies, Dublin Institute of Technology (1994)
BA (Hons), University College Dublin (1993)