Malachi has extensive experience in commercial litigation and ADR across a broad range of financial and commercial disputes (in a number of jurisdictions), including disputes relating to commercial contracts, partnerships, trust deeds, shareholder agreements, as well as disputes involving banks and other financial institutions. He is also an experienced advocate; in addition to acting for multi-national clients in international arbitrations, he has also advised clients on litigation arising from cross-border insolvencies.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Dispute Resolution & Insolvency
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Malachi joined the Maples Group in 2010 in the Maples Group's Dublin office, before relocating to the Cayman Islands office in 2018. Before that, he practised as a barrister for the Irish Bar, where he had been working for two years. Prior to that he worked in the construction industry. Malachi is fluent in French and Spanish.
2017 – Admitted as a solicitor in Northern Ireland (not practising)
2018 – Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands
University College Dublin, Eire, BA (Hons) English, French, 2000
The Honorable Society of the King's Inns, Dublin, Eire, Diploma in Legal Studies, (Hons) 2007
The Honorable Society of the King's Inns, Dublin, Eire, Bachelor of Law, (Hons) 2008
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Erosion of Legal Professional Privilege in the UK: An Irish Law Perspective
International Arbitration Practice Guide 2016: Ireland
Supreme Court Clarifies Test for Appeals from Financial Services Ombudsman
Conduct of Regulatory Investigations and Enforcement Proceedings
Proving a bank debt in Irish proceedings