Eric is a financial services lawyer specialising in asset management and investment funds, and capital markets.

Eric’s practice focuses on advising fund promoters on the establishment, authorisation, and distribution of investment funds across a range of strategies including hedge, plain vanilla, loan origination, private equity, and venture capital.

Eric’s practice also focuses on advising issuers on the establishment, issuance, and listing of debt securities involving a wide range of asset classes and multiple jurisdictions.

Eric also advises on crypto transactions and regulatory matters involving crypto with a particular focus on the regulation of crypto exchanges.


  • Advised a self-managed UCITS on its distribution and marketing activity in the EU.
  • Advised an international fund promoter on the establishment and authorisation of a ESG fund.
  • Advised a US based promoter on the establishment and authorisation of a venture capital fund.
  • Advised a Canadian based promoter on its purchase of an Irish investment manager.
  • Advised an issuer on the establishment and listing of its secured note programme on Euronext Dublin and the Vienna Stock Exchange.
  • Advised a listed UK asset manager on a subscription agreement for crypto-assets.
  • Advised on change of control notifications in relation to Irish regulated entities.
  • Advised investment funds on all aspects of their legal, regulatory and compliance requirements.

Contact Eric

+353 1 637 1596

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  • Bachelor of Arts
    Simon Fraser University
  • Juris Doctor
    Queen’s University Belfast
  • Admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in Ireland
    Law Society of Ireland

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