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NAME: Sarah Cassidy
TITLE: Senior Associate
PRACTICE AREA: Financial Services
EDUCATION: University College Dublin, Law Society of Ireland. Also Admitted in England and Wales. Sarah has also completed the Irish Funds Association and Institute of Bankers in Ireland – Specialist Certificate in Investment Funds.
PROFILE: Sarah trained in Dillon Eustace and has been a solicitor in the Financial Services Group since qualifying in 2006. She advises primarily in the area of asset management and investment funds and has advised clients on a wide range of legal and regulatory matters. She has particular experience the establishment and maintenance of UCITS products as well the establishment of Alternative Investment Funds Managers Directive (AIFMD) compliant Qualifying Alternative Investor Funds (QIAIFs) and, more recently, on the establishment of Irish Collective Investment Asset-management Vehicles (ICAVs). Sarah was seconded to a large Luxembourg law firm in 2007 and to the Legal Department of a large US Asset Manager client based in London between 2009 and 2010, as well carrying out a secondment to the Dillon Eustace, Cayman Islands office in 2014.