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Carol Widger

Maples and Calder Dublin
work 75 St. Stephen's Green Dublin 2 Ireland
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Carol is a partner in the Investment Funds group in Maples and Calder's Dublin office.  Carol advises fund promoters and firms providing services to investment funds in relation to the establishment, launch and ongoing management of all types of investment funds, including UCITS and AIF products.  Carol also has extensive experience in advising on the redomiciliation, mergers and consolidation of investment funds to Ireland and is a past member of the IFIA's Legal and Regulatory Committee.

Professional Background

Carol joined Maples and Calder in 2012.  She was previously a partner in the Investment Funds practice of another leading Irish law firm.  

Carol has been recognised as a leading lawyer by IFLR1000.  She has also been ranked as highly regarded by leading legal directory Chambers and Partners, and clients comment that she is "great with relationship management and Irish funds and structuring" and an "excellent communicator, who is very commercial and prompt".


University College Dublin, BCL
University College Dublin, Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Services Law

Bar Admissions

1998 - Admitted to the Role of Solicitors in Ireland

Areas of Expertise

Investment Funds
Hedge Funds

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