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Cormac is a partner in the firm’s Asset Management and Investment Funds Group.  He specialises in the establishment and operation of all types of regulated investment funds.

He advises on the establishment and ongoing regulatory obligations of providers to funds, including management companies, administrators and depositories.  Cormac has over 24 years’ experience in the funds industry, the first five of which were in an in-house position with a global funds provider, with the remainder spent in practice with another Irish law firm where he was a senior partner in the asset management and investment funds unit.

Cormac is current Chair of IF UCITS Regulation and Innovation Working Group, member of IF Brexit Working Group and member of IF UCITS Steering Committee.


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Dublin 2
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  • BCL, 1991, University College Dublin
  • Dip. Business Studies, 1995, University College Dublin
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland, 1995
  • Member of Law Society of Ireland
  • Member of Irish Funds

Cormac Commins is “excellent with clients, with an ability to cut through legal jargon and to advise clients in a clear and concise manner.”

Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, 2019

Cormac Commins “provides us with clear, pragmatic advice in a timely and responsive manner.”

Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, 2018