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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
B3 3AL

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Ireland > Insolvency and corporate restructuring

(Leading individuals)

Norman FitzgeraldEversheds Sutherland

Eversheds Sutherland is active in liquidations, examinerships, restructurings, refinancings, and loan portfolio transactions. The ‘highly commercial and experienced’ team worked with other offices in Eversheds’ international network to handle cross-border matters, including advising Citibank Group on a $2.75bn restructuring of Weatherford. The practice, which is headed by the ‘personable and calm‘ Norman Fitzgerald advised Wendy McVeigh in her capacity as the liquidator of Media Partners and Silva. Other lawyers to note include Neil O’Mahony, Piaras Power and associate Barbara Galvin.

Ireland > Dispute resolution

Public sector and regulatory litigation is a significant area of expertise for Eversheds Sutherland‘s ‘client-focused‘ team, which is also experienced in handling disputes in the financial services, insurance and healthcare sectors. The team has also acted on several complex, high-profile cases in the Commercial Court. Clients include multinationals, leading domestic companies, and public and regulatory bodies (which practice head Pamela O’Neill has particular expertise in advising). Other key contacts in the team are Norman Fitzgerald, who handles commercial, regulatory and insolvency-related litigation; Dermot McEvoy, who specialises in contentious property and construction; healthcare sector expert Aisling Gannon; the ‘excellentStephen Barry, who has niche expertise in health and safety and planning and environmental matters; and Neil O’Mahony, who is experienced in insolvency and banking litigation.