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Arthur Cox Belfast

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Belfast, Dublin, London, Mountain View, New York

Colm McElroy

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Arthur Cox

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Colm joined Arthur Cox in 2010 having previously worked in an in house role for a financial institution post qualification. He deals with all aspects of banking law and secured lending. Colm advises banks, private equity funds and corporate borrowers on a wide range of domestic and international finance transactions, including secured lending (both syndicated and bilateral) and refinancing. Colm also advises banks and private equity funds on debt restructuring, debt settlement, debt sale and security enforcement strategies. Colm has experience in commodity, currency and interest rate swap transactions.


2009 - Certificate of Professional Legal Studies - The Institute of Professional Legal Studies Queens University Belfast

2006 - Law LLB (Hons) - Queen’s University Belfast

Northern Ireland: Finance

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Arthur Cox Belfast‚Äôs team attracts praise for its ‚Äėbroad knowledge across the banking and finance sector‚Äô. The group has a solid track record representing financial institutions, including¬†banks,¬†as well as investment fund clients and private equity firms such as Cerberus and Marathon Asset Management; distressed debt purchases and refinancings are notable areas of strength. 2017 saw the firm act for Marathon Asset Management on the refinancing of its property assets in Northern Ireland, namely Cityside Retail Park, Shane Retail Park and the Obel Tower. The group also assisted Davidson Kempner refinance its debt with the Titanic Group. The very experienced Kieran McGarrigle¬†leads the team, which also includes associate Colm McElroy.

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