Very responsive and very good at dealing with clients. Chambers UK 2018

Overview

Niamh works on a wide range of matters including fund formation, regulatory advice and real estate structuring. She has particular expertise in private equity, venture capital and fund marketing in Europe. Niamh is a specialist funds and regulatory lawyer - she is recognised as a leading lawyer in the IFLR 1000 2017 and is also ranked in The Legal 500 2016 and Chambers UK 2017.
  • Background

    “A real pleasure to work with and technically good” – clients rate Niamh Lalor, head of Ogier’s Jersey investment funds team, for her “succinct and timely problem solving”.

    Niamh has over 15 years’ experience working with businesses ranging from debt fund managers to sovereign wealth funds. She works on a wide range of matters including fund formation, regulatory advice and real estate structuring. She has particular expertise in private equity, venture capital and fund marketing in Europe.

    Niamh is a specialist funds and regulatory lawyer. Her clients include Intermediate Capital Group, who she assisted in relation to the establishment of its tenth Jersey fund, ICG Europe Fund VI, which raised €2.5 billion at first close, and Medicxi, which recently launched its first growth fund targeting late stage companies in European life sciences.

    Niamh is recognised as a leading lawyer in the IFLR 1000 2017 and is also ranked in The Legal 500 2016 and Chambers UK 2017.

    Niamh is a member of the Jersey Funds Association and its legal and technical sub-committee and has been involved in a number of reforms to Jersey’s regulatory regime.

    Admitted in:

    2013 - Jersey

    2002 - England & Wales

    2001 - Ireland (not practising)

     

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  • Recognition

    Very responsive and very good at dealing with clients. Chambers UK 2018
    Very strong technician with style too. IFLR 1000 2018
    A solid no-nonsense approach. Legal 500 UK 2017
    Leading individual Legal 500 UK 2017
    very good technically.... very adept client relationship skills Chambers UK 2017
    very strong technical lawyer Legal 500 2016
    rising star IFLR1000 2016
    A very good understanding of general regulatory requirements in Jersey. She has a very good technical understanding of the issues. Client feedback, 2016
    They did a very good job of turning the documents around efficiently and quickly… an excellent job. Client feedback, 2016
    Niamh Lalor was the partner and she always had a handle on things… they were all very, very good and overall, they are a nice team of people. Client feedback, 2016
    They have done a very good job, and they are always helpful, friendly and responsive. Client feedback, 2016
    responsive and pragmatic Legal 500 2015
    A real pleasure to work with and technically good Chambers UK 2015
    Nominated by peers as one of the world's leading practitioners in this field Who's Who Legal: Private Funds 2015