Tara Nestor | Dublin | Hogan Lovells

Tara Nestor

Senior Associate Corporate & Finance


Tara Nestor
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Tara Nestor is a senior associate in our Capital Markets practice whose primary focus is on advising corporate issuers and financial institutions on the establishment and renewal of EMTN programmes, programme and stand-alone issuances, structured finance deals, listings on both regulated and unregulated markets, loan sales, assignability restrictions and general banking matters. Tara also provides regulatory advice to her clients particularly in the areas of market abuse and prospectus regulation.

Tara is dual-qualified in Ireland and England and Wales and has multi-jurisdictional experience. Tara has considerable Irish legal experience having trained and qualified in Ireland in 2010 and subsequently having worked with Ireland’s largest commercial law firm. She commenced her Hogan Lovells journey in Luxembourg and subsequently worked as a senior associate in the Capital Markets practice in the Hogan Lovells London office.

Representative experience

Autoliv, Inc. in the establishment of its EUR 3,000,000,000 Guaranteed Euro Medium Term Note Programme and subsequent renewal

Mediobanca and Finmeccanica Finance S.A. in the renewal of EMTN programmes

FCE Bank plc in the update of its €15bn Euro Medium Term Note Programme

ContourGlobal Power Holdings S.A. in connection with the issuance of USD 350m senior secured notes and its consent solicitation relating to senior secured notes

A leading automotive company in the listing of notes on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange

A leading Irish bank in connection with the refinancing of facilities to a Dublin real estate company

Dexia in the issuance of notes pursuant to its note issuance programme guaranteed by the Luxembourg, Belgian and French states

HNA Group on the financing aspects of the acquisition of the Swissport Group from PAI Partners. 

AIB in the sale of a €1bn portfolio of distressed loans to Cerberus


  • LL.M., Trinity College Dublin, 2005
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Solicitor, England and Wales
  • Solicitor, Republic of Ireland
  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • Law Society of Ireland