Phil Cody

Phil Cody | Finance Lawyer | Capital Markets | Arthur Cox
  • Phil Cody
  • +1 212 782 3290
  • Arthur Cox, One Rockefeller Plaza, 15th Floor, New York NY 10020, USA


Phil Cody is based in New York, where he heads up the firm’s New York office.

Phil advises on a broad range of finance matters, including financial regulatory, banking, debt capital markets, asset finance, structured finance and derivatives. He also regularly advises investment funds and asset managers. Phil’s clients include many of the leading Irish and international financial institutions. He also heads the firm’s derivatives practice.


  • Advising Bank of Ireland on a credit risk transfer transaction on a reference portfolio of approx. €3 billion of loan assets originated by the Group’s Business Banking and Corporate Banking divisions
  • Advising Johnson Controls International plc on its multi-billion $/€ exchange offers and consents
  • Advising Bank of Ireland on raising €750 million Additional Tier 1 Capital
  • Advising LCH Clearnet on post-EMIR clearing arrangements
  • Advising Johnson Controls International on its European and US Commercial Paper Programmes
  • Advising Allergan plc on the derivatives aspects of its €10 billion accelerated share repurchase
  • Advising James Hardies on its $325m bond and related $75m tap issue
  • Advising Glanbia on its €100m 5 year bond


LL.B Trinity College, Dublin
Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland and England
  • Law Society of Ireland
  • Institute of International Bankers (United States)
  • American Bar Association
  • International Fiscal Association Inc. (USA Branch)
  • European American Chamber of Commerce