As a lawyer in our finance team, Tara Nestor focuses on banking and capital markets transactions. Tara acts for some of the world's largest financial institutions and corporations on international finance deals and has extensive experience in corporate finance, acquisition finance, debt capital markets and securitisations. As well as her legal knowledge in the banking field, Tara has an acute commercial awareness and a natural enthusiasm.
Tara graduated from the National University of Ireland, Galway with a Bachelor of Civil Law (BCL) degree in 2004 and obtained a Master’s degree (LL.M.) from Trinity College Dublin in 2006. Tara qualified as a solicitor in Ireland in 2010 after completing a comprehensive traineeship in one of Ireland's leading commercial law firms.
Tara was admitted to the roll of solicitors in England and Wales in 2010 and entered Liste IV of the Luxembourg Bar as a foreign lawyer in 2012. Before re-locating to Luxembourg in 2012, Tara gained invaluable experience as in-house counsel in a leading Irish bank. Thereafter, Tara worked on the banking and finance team of one of Luxembourg's most reputable and long standing private practices, for three years.
Tara's combined experience, having worked in a common law and civil law jurisdiction together with her experience in both in-house roles and private practice has given her a greater insight and understanding of her clients’ needs. This allows her to bring a refreshing vision and creativeness to her work. In tandem with her legal knowledge and know how in the area of banking law, Tara is a natural problem-solver and is acutely aware of the commercial parameters that govern her working environment.