Advertorial: DUAL Asset Underwriting welcomes solicitor Paul McGennis



Paul McGennis
Paul McGennis

DUAL Asset Underwriting, a leading provider of legal indemnity insurance, is pleased to announce that our team is further expanding with the addition of Paul McGennis in the Republic of Ireland. Paul and DUAL Asset Underwriting will join forces with the already well established DUAL Ireland in their Fitzwilliam Street Upper offices.

Paul is an experienced Irish solicitor with over 30 years’ experience in advising in Real Estate transactions and Banking/Financing of Property Developments and Acquisitions. Paul’s recent experience includes acting in the acquisition and development of both commercial and residential property, acting in respect of the financing of same, together with portfolio loan sales and acquisitions advising vendors, purchasers and funders in respect of loans secured on both Irish and International assets.

Paul joined DUAL Asset Underwriting in February 2019. His vast experience in providing legal advice in the Real Estate and Banking sectors will prove invaluable in advising clients on a broad range of risks underwritten by DUAL Asset.

Paul says, “I am so looking forward to the opportunity presented to carve out the next chapter of my career with DUAL Asset in the Title and Legal Indemnity Underwriting sector and the commercial solutions which DUAL Asset provides, particularly focusing on the developing market in Ireland.”

Barry O’Dwyer, Managing Director, DUAL Ireland, added, “As DUAL Ireland embarks on our next stage of development and growth, the addition of Paul, coupled with DUAL Asset’s market-leading products, is another significant milestone on our journey to become Ireland’s premier MGA.”

Ian Keith, Managing Director of DUAL Asset commented, “The hiring of such an experienced lawyer is a real statement of intent. It shows our commitment to the Irish market, which has real potential for growth in the coming years and will leave us very well set up for any potential Brexit outcome. I am delighted Paul has decided to join us and his experience and knowledge will be instrumental in our continued growth.”

If you wish to explore policy cover on any particular transaction or would like any information on how Paul and DUAL Asset underwriting can help you, please contact Paul on pmcgennis@dualgroup.com or (0)16971169 / (0)862438279.