Sarah Cunniff

Arthur Cox - Ireland

Partner, Asset Management and Investment Funds

Dublin

+353 1 920 1171

Highly regarded

English


Bar admissions:

England & Wales
Ireland

Jurisdictions:

Ireland

Practice areas:

Hedge funds
Private equity funds
Real estate funds
Registered funds
Regulated funds
Retail funds

Industry sectors:

Aviation
Investment management


Client feedback - Financial and corporate 2017

"Technically very able. Good industry contacts."

Client feedback - Financial and corporate 2016

"Excellent."

Sarah has extensive experience in the asset management and investment funds area and advises on the establishment of all types of Irish mutual funds and management companies.

Sarah acts for several promoters who have established significant Irish fund complexes comprising UCITS funds, ETFs and alternative funds. Sarah established the first ETF in Dublin in 1998. 

  • Advised Spear Street Capital, a private equity firm, on the establishment of a QIAIF to purchase Irish property assets;
  • Advising Egerton on the merger of its UK fund into its Irish fund;
  • Advising various UK investment managers on their establishment of Irish MiFID firms.

  • Asset finance
  • Hedge funds
  • Private equity funds
  • Real estate funds

  • Aviation

  •  

    Investment management

  • Ireland
  • England & Wales

  • Law Society of Ireland

  •  

    International Bar Association

  • LL B, Hull University, 1986
  • College of Law, Lancaster Gate, London, 1987
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland, 1995
  • Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales, 1989