Deirdre Fahy’s practice focuses on the establishment, operation and organization of private investment funds, with a particular emphasis on advising hedge funds, in a variety of jurisdictions, both onshore and offshore.

Practice & Background

Prior to joining Akin Gump in 2016, Ms. Fahy completed her training contract with a leading Dublin based law firm and completed a six month secondment in London at one of the world’s largest independent alternative investment managers. Ms. Fahy was admitted as a solicitor in Ireland, England and Wales in 2016.

Ms. Fahy received her B.A. (Honours) in Law and Accounting from the University of Limerick in 2009. She subsequently received her L.L.M. (First Class Honours) in International Commercial Law, also from the University of Limerick, in 2010.