Tara Doyle is a Partner and Head of the Asset Management and Investment Funds Department at Matheson. She practices financial services law and advises many of the world's leading financial institutions, investment banks, asset management companies, broker-dealers and corporations carrying on business in Ireland or through Irish vehicles. Tara has extensive experience in advising a wide range of domestic and international clients on the structuring, establishment, marketing and sale of financing and investment vehicles and products in Ireland and other jurisdictions. In particular she specialises in advising on the legal and regulatory issues surrounding the establishment of private and public investment funds, the structuring, offer and sale of investment instruments and investment products, the provision of investment advice and other financial services and the public issuance of equity and debt securities.
Tara has spoken at a number of international financial services conferences, including the IFIA seminars in Milan, Frankfurt, New York, Boston, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Singapore and has contributed articles to financial services and investment industry journals. Tara served as Chair of the Council of the Irish Funds Industry Association during the 2017 / 2018 Council term. Tara is also Chair of Matheson's Trainee Liaison Committee and is responsible for leading the firm's graduate recruitment strategy for Trainee and Summer Internship programmes. Tara also serves on the 30% Club Steering Council in Ireland, and is the Matheson representative on the 30% Club Professional Services Firm working group. The 30% Club promotes female participation on boards.
Tara was named Europe's Best in Investment Funds by Euromoney, at the Women in Business Law Awards in 2017 and 2016. Tara remains the only Irish lawyer to win this award. This recognition cements Tara's standing and reputation in the Irish, UK and International market and the high regard in which she is held in the financial services sector.
Tara Doyle has been recognised in IFLR1000's Women Leaders Guide 2018.
Tara Doyle "delivers her advice in a concise manner with the appropriate level of commercialism". Clients report: "We go to her for thorny issues that we need to get to the bottom of quickly and cogently." - Chambers Global & Europe 2018
Tara Doyle is heralded by clients as "really excellent - a phenomenal lawyer". - Chambers Global