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Business

SPECIALIST SECTORS

Banking

Hogan Dowling McNamara has extensive expertise in banking law. Our clients include domestic financial institutions, credit unions, government bodies, private individuals and corporate bodies. We deal with all aspects of banking transactions including drafting loan offers, reviewing offer structures, dealing with consumer credit issues and drafting special purpose security documentation. Our achievements in this field have been recognised by the firm achieving both the Corporate INTL Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year award in Ireland 2015 and the Global Law Experts Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year award in Ireland 2015.

Services

We provide expert advice on:

  • Commercial and retail banking documentation
  • Complaints to the Financial Services Ombudsman
  • Customer-banker relationship
  • Duties of the banker/financial institution
  • Electronic banking
  • Lending in privatised regulated markets

We resolve issues relating to:

  • Lenders and creditors
  • Insolvency law
  • National Asset Management Agency
  • Anti-money laundering rules

We provide reviews and offer expert advice on:

  • Loan and credit facilities including project finance in various sectors
  • Security and realisation of security
  • Regulatory rules and their application in lending arrangements
  • Restructuring loans and ancillary documentation
  • Secured and unsecured loans
  • Structured finance
  • Tax-based lending and financing

Experience

Examples of our experience:

  1. For a number of years, we have acted for a leading financial institution and are on the financial institutions business banking panel. We provide a full range of banking services on a regular basis. This panel primarily deals with advises in respect of more complex and higher level banking and finance matters, debt recovery/debt collection, debt restructuring, project finance and large commercial lending transactions.
  2. We act for a leading accountancy, corporate rescue/insolvency and receivership firm. We deal with property sales and management on both a nationwide and international basis for a number of major financial institutions in this jurisdiction. We act extensively for them on a nationwide basis giving all advices necessary, which include detailed reviews of title and security and preparation of title and security reports. Our service also includes identification of title issues and solutions in terms of management of title and security issues and dealing with enforcement of security on behalf of the relevant financial institutions.

Our specialists in this area are:

 

Fergal McNamara
00353 61 501100

Thomas Dowling
00353 61 501100