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Maireadh is a Partner in the Finance and Capital Markets Department and advises on all aspects of real estate finance, leverage finance, corporate finance, asset finance (aviation, property and shipping) and restructurings. 

Maireadh's practice is transaction based and varied and unique in the Irish market covering  large international corporate financings (on both borrower and lender sides), property and development financings (through ICAVs, limited partnerships and forward fundings), corporate leveraged and acquisition financings and aviation financings (including ABS, portfolio sales, establishing new platforms and restructurings).  Maireadh also has extensive experience in fund finance, loan sales, mezzanine finance, receivables finance, invoice discounting and green and sustainable finance.

Maireadh leads multi-disciplinary transactions and coordinates large teams both domestically and internationally, managing multi-jurisdictional transactions and counsels.

Prior to joining Matheson, Maireadh practiced with another top tier Irish and international law firm and was previously part of the international finance team at Bank of Ireland.

Maireadh has a keen interest in Diversity and Inclusion initiatives, particularly developing and mentoring key talent and in Environmental, Social and Governance Initiatives.


"Very experienced and is therefore able to be see the bigger picture on transactions, doesn't get bogged down in academic/small unimportant points. Really commercial and pragmatic as well as diligent and reliable."
IFLR1000 33rd edition 2023

"Excellent technical lawyer with a 'can do' attitude. Very prompt with advice"
IFLR1000 33rd edition 2023

Highly Regarded
IFLR1000 33rd edition 2023

Highly Regarded, Real Estate Finance

Key Figure, Aviation Finance,
Legal 500

Most innovative Deal and Airfinance Journal Overall Capital Markets Deals of the Year 2018
ISHKA 2019

Loans and Financing Deal of the Year 2018
Finance Dublin

– note, non Matheson deals.



University College Dublin,  Bachelor of Civil Law

Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland

Associate of the Institute of Taxation in Ireland