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Deirdre McIlvenna

Maples and Calder Dublin
work 75 St. Stephen's Green Dublin 2 Ireland
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Deirdre has extensive experience in the establishment, operation and regulation of all types of investment funds, including UCITS, non-UCITS, hedge funds and other fund structures.  She also advises service providers to such funds, including promoters, investment managers, administrators, custodians and investment advisers. 

Professional Background

Deirdre joined Maples and Calder in 2011 and was elected as a partner in 2017.  She previously worked for a large Irish corporate law firm.  Prior to that, she worked with State Street Fund Services (Ireland) Limited.


Dublin Institute of Technology, PgDip, Law (Hons), 2003
Dublin Institute of Technology, BSc, Management and Finance (Hons) , 2002

Bar Admissions

2011 – Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland

Areas of Expertise

Investment Funds
Hedge Funds

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