Dechert hires Dublin lawyer Emmet Quish as funds partner
Dechert LLP has hired Emmet Quish as a funds partner in its Dublin office.
Mr Quish is an experienced funds lawyer with a focus on the structuring, establishment and ongoing compliance for all types of investment funds, including alternative funds and UCITS.
In addition to providing counsel to asset managers, investment funds and management companies, he brings with him strong relationships at leading asset management firms across Europe and internationally.
Dechert opened its Irish office in 2010 and has grown to become one of the largest financial services and investment management practices in Dublin. The team now includes six partners, including Mark Dillon who was promoted in January.
Gus Black, co-chair of Dechert’s global financial services and investment management group, said: “Emmet is a highly-regarded and experienced lawyer, and we are delighted to welcome him to Dechert. His arrival further enhances our market-leading and growing global funds practice.”
Carol Widger, managing partner of the firm’s Dublin office, added: “Emmet is a great addition to our Dublin-based client offering, and I look forward to working closely with him as we expand our financial services and funds practice globally. Emmet’s significant experience will ensure we continue to provide the highest quality service to our clients.”
Commenting on his appointment, Mr Quish said: “This is an exciting time of growth and expansion for Dechert, a firm known for its breadth and depth in financial services, and I look forward to contributing to its premier practice as well as its ambitious plans for the future.”