Laura Gleeson



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Laura Gleeson is "excellent".

European Legal 500


Laura Gleeson is a partner in the Finance and Capital Markets Department. Laura regularly advises domestic and international clients on bilateral and syndicated lending transactions, leveraged finance transactions, regulatory matters, de-leveraging, outsourcing and servicing, sale and acquisition of loan and asset portfolios, restructurings, due diligence, confidentiality arrangements and customer facing issues.

Laura has a keen interest in mentoring, development and education and sits on Matheson’s partner led Brexit Focus Group and Learning & Development Committee.

Experience Highlights

Laura has advised and, in some cases, continues to advise:

  • a leading international financial institution in respect of the disposal of a number of portfolios comprising loans (performing and non-performing) and related collateral, with a combined face value of over €2,300,000,000
  • lenders, both domestic and international, in relation to bilateral and syndicated credit facilities (both secured and unsecured)
  • various financial institutions on their outsourcing and servicing arrangements
  • various regulated entities on their ongoing regulatory and compliance obligations
  • various Sellers, Issuers and Arrangers in respect of RMBS securitisations (cross border and domestic)
  • a number of leading international and domestic financial institutions with regard to the provision of non-recourse receivables financing to Irish and international corporates
  • Irish and international corporates in relation to borrowings and the provision of guarantees and security in respect of such borrowings
  • a number of leading international and domestic financial institutions in respect of single and multi-currency trade finance facilities
  • a leading international financial institution in respect of bilateral facilities to a state-owned body
  • a syndicate of banks with regard to the restructuring of facilities previously made available for a large scale retail and residential development in Ireland
  • a syndicate of banks with regard to the restructuring of a large domestic property finance exposure including advising the syndicate with regard to a debt-for-equity swap

Laura Gleeson is "excellent".
European Legal 500 2018

Laura Gleeson is named a Highly Regarded Individual
IFLR1000 2018


Qualified as a solicitor in Ireland
University of Limerick, Master of Laws by Research (LL.M)
University of Limerick, Bachelor of Laws in Law & European Studies (LL.B)

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