Sarah has experience in a wide range of banking transactions including real estate finance, corporate finance, asset finance, structured finance and restructuring.

Sarah joined LK Shields in 2012 and is an Associate Solicitor in the Banking and Finance Department.

Previously, Sarah worked in a large investment bank in London.

Experience

  • Acting for financial institutions and borrowers in relation to secured cross-border loan transactions including preparing, advising on and negotiating loan agreements, Irish law security, legal opinions and tending to the perfection of such security.
  • Acting for financial institutions and borrowers in the restructuring and refinancing of existing loans, examinership (equivalent to the US Chapter 11 protection) and loan portfolio sales.
  • Acting for financial institutions in relation to enforcement of security over a wide range of assets and structures.
  • Acting for issuers in secured and unsecured loan note programmes.

Contact Sarah

+353 1 638 5862
spickering@lkshields.ie

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  • Diploma in Finance Law
    Law Society of Ireland
    2015
  • Admitted as Solicitor in Ireland
    Law Society of Ireland
    2014
  • Certificate in Banking Law and Practice
    Law Society of Ireland
    2012
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
    National University of Ireland, Galway
    2008
  • Bachelor of Corporate Law
    National University of Ireland, Galway
    2007