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David Burke

Maples and Calder Dublin
work 75 St. Stephen's Green Dublin 2 D02 PR50 Ireland
Of Counsel
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David is a highly experienced tax specialist and advises on international transactions structured in and through Ireland.  He works with companies, banks and investment funds and their advisors to structure and implement capital markets, structured finance, asset finance and funds transactions.

Professional Background

David joined Maples and Calder in 2013 from an Irish corporate law firm.  He trained in London with Denton Wilde Sapte and previously worked as a tax lawyer at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP and Sidley Austin LLP.


University of Oxford, B.A. Law, 1995
Chartered Institute of Taxation, Associate 

Irish Taxation Institute, Associate

Bar Admissions

1999 - Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (not practising as an English solicitor)
2011 - Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland

Recent Articles

Joint author of the Ireland chapter in the International Comparative Legal Guide to: Corporate Tax 2019

Joint author of the Ireland chapter in the Chambers Global Practice Guide to Corporate Tax 2018 

Joint author of the Ireland chapter in The Lending and Secured Finance Review 2018 

Joint author of article on the impact of BEPs on tax treaty relief for alternative funds for the Hedge Funds Journal's December 2018 issue 

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