1 April 2022

McCann FitzGerald LLP sees six lawyers recognised at ILFR1000 Women Leaders 2022 Awards

Premier Irish law firm, McCann FitzGerald LLP, today announces that six of its partners were recognised at the 2022 ILFR1000 Women Leaders Awards for their professional contributions in their respected fields.

Recipients are Catherine Deane, Partner in Aviation and Asset Finance and McCann FitzGerald Chair, Hilary Marren, also a Partner in the firm’s Aviation and Asset Finance Group, Lisa Smyth, Partner in Restructuring and Insolvency, Georgina O’Riordan, Partner in the firm’s Aviation and Asset Finance Group and Leader of the Finance Group, Judith Lawless, Partner in the firm’s Finance Group and Gill Lohan, Partner in the firm’s Corporate Group.

This year’s awards recognise each of Catherine Deane and Hilary Marren for the fifth consecutive year, alongside Lisa Smyth who receives this recognition for the second consecutive year. Georgina O’Riordan, Judith Lawless and Gill Lohan were recognised for the first time by the ILFR1000 in this year’s awards.

The IFLR1000 has been producing legal market intelligence since 1990 and remains the only international legal directory dedicated to ranking law firms and lawyers on the basis of financial and corporate transactional work.

Barry Devereux, Managing Partner said “I’m delighted that the calibre and expertise of these six partners is once again being recognised by ILFR1000. Their contribution to both the legal market and our firm has been immense and I’d like to thank them for their unwavering commitment to their respective practice areas.”

Those recognised by ILFR1000 the Women Leader Awards 2022 are considered the leading female transactional lawyers in the world. These lawyers have impressive track records and are consistently recommended by clients and peers for the quality of their advice and service.

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