Brian Dillon

Partner | Dublin
Asset Management and Investment Funds

Brian is a specialist adviser to international and Irish clients on asset management and investment funds. His portfolio of clients include Japanese, Hong Kong, Korean, Chinese, Singaporean, Indian, Australian, MENA, UK and US asset managers.

Brian established and managed the firm's Tokyo representative office and was admitted as a foreign member of the Japanese Federation of Bar Associations and as a Foreign Lawyer with the Law Society of Hong Kong. He has served on several committees as an active member of Irish Funds and AIMA and a regular speaker at many of their industry events. He is a member of the International Bar Association.

Brian’s representative transactions include advising:

• Asset managers on the establishment of UCITS umbrella funds in Ireland.

• Asset managers on appropriate Alternative Regulated Fund structures in Ireland.

• Irish fund administrators and depositaries on regulatory applications, fund disputes and related regulatory issues.

• Asset managers listing Irish and non-Irish funds on Euronext Dublin.

• Asset managers on the redomiciliation of funds to Ireland from Cayman and other domiciles.

• Clients on AIFMD, UCITS Management Company and Administrator authorisation applications to the Central Bank of Ireland.

• Clients undergoing various supervisory reviews conducted by the Central Bank of Ireland.

• Clients establishing funds in the Cayman Islands in conjunction with our Cayman based fund partners.

Related Practice Areas

Asset Management and Investment Funds

Financial Services


Trinity College

Dublin University

The Law Society of Ireland