Ms Grace O'Connor > Dillon Eustace > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

Dillon Eustace

Work Department

Investment Funds


Partner, Asset Management and Investment Funds


Grace advises fund promoters/asset managers, investment funds, management companies and their service providers on a wide range of legal, regulatory and compliance matters – including the structuring, establishment and regulation of all types of mutual funds. Her clients are Irish and international – mainly from the UK, Italy and the US.

Grace’s experience includes working for two years in the Irish Stock Exchange’s Funds Listing Department. She is a member of the Irish Funds working group EMIR and has lectured in the Law Society of Ireland on investment fund related matters.


University College Cork
The Law Society of Ireland.
Also admitted in: England and Wales

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Investment funds

(Rising stars)

Grace O’ConnorDillon Eustace

Very knowledgeable in the Irish investment fund space‘, Dillon Eustace is noted for its strong client base of Irish domiciled funds and unique asset managers. The team has been highly active advising on ETFs and assisting credit, real estate and private equity managers with the establishment of Irish funds and Icavs. It has also expanded its client base of leading international investment managers to include a number of Indian asset management firms. Donnacha O’Connor leads the team, which also includes the ‘highly regardedAndrew Bates; Brian Higgins, who advises on the establishment and operation of UCITS management firms and AIFMs; the ‘outstandingBrian Kelliher; and Etain de Valera, who specialises in alternative investment. The team’s strong junior ranks include the ‘exceptionalCillian Bredin and senior associate Grace O’Connor, who has experience in the structuring, establishment and regulation of mutual funds.