Eimear is a partner of Maples and Calder's Funds & Investment Management team in the Maples Group's Dublin office. She advises fund promoters on the establishment, ongoing operation and regulation of all types of UCITS and AIFs including distressed situation funds, private debt and credit funds, loan origination, hedge funds, fund of funds, master feeders, managed account platforms and bespoke structures.
Eimear advises in the ESG and sustainable investment space and works with managers and financial institutions on the implementation of their own internal policies and in preparation for compliance with the EU’s Sustainable Action Plan. She also advises on the establishment, ongoing operation and regulation of UCITS management companies and AIFMs and contingency planning for Brexit.
Eimear is a member of 100 Women in Finance and the Irish Funds Legal Working Group.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Funds & Investment Management
Maples Group Ranked as Top Funds Legal Adviser for 7th Year Running
Maples and Calder Ranked as Top Irish Funds Legal Adviser
Maples and Calder Advises First ICAV Registration with Central Bank of Ireland
QIAIF Loan Origination- Another First for Maples and Calder
Maples and Calder Announces New Partners
Eimear joined the Maples Group in 2010. She previously worked for a large Irish corporate law firm. Eimear has been ranked by Chambers Global where clients report that "she achieves seemingly impossible deadlines, and is dedicated, committed, very pragmatic and good on the commercial side".
Central Beneficial Ownership Register Introduced for ICAVs and Unit Trusts
European Commission Initiatives on Sustainable Finance - Draft Acts
Introducing the Pricing Process: New ESMA Guidance on Fund Costs Reporting
Webinar: EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation
Funds and Investment Management Update - Ireland and Luxembourg - Q1 2020
ESMA Final Guidance on Performance Fees in UCITS and certain AIFs