Ailish specialises in corporate tax with a particular focus on tax planning for international clients doing business in and through Ireland. She acts for a broad range of international clients including multinational corporations, private equity houses, hedge funds and financial institutions as well as growth and emerging companies, particularly in the life sciences and technology sectors. Ailish advises on the tax aspects of a wide variety of transactions, including leasing transactions, mergers and acquisitions, disposals, reorganisations and corporate restructurings, inward investment projects, securitisations and all forms of structured financing. She has advised numerous US clients on establishing operations in Ireland and has extensive experience in intangibles planning in and through Ireland.
Ailish’s work has been recognised by the following publications:
- Women in Business Law Expert Guide, 2013
- Expert Guides – The Legal Media Group Guide to the World’s Leading Lawyers (Tax, 2014)
- Best Lawyers in Ireland 2015 (5th Ed.) in the area of Tax
- Who’s Who Legal
- Ailish is also a ranked lawyer for her tax work by Chambers & Partners, 2012 – 2015
Ailish is a member of the firm’s Trainee Steering Group, which is the partnership body responsible for all aspects of the firm’s trainee programme, including recruitment and development.