Karol Fox


Karol is a partner working in our Financial Services team where he advises both institutional and private clients, international and domestic, on a range of practice areas including leveraged finance, acquisition finance, trade finance, commercial real estate, development finance and corporate restructuring. Karol also advises financial institutions and purchasers on the sale or acquisition of performing and non-performing loan portfolios.

Karol has significant experience advising on multi-jurisdictional finance transactions and is regularly instructed by foreign corporates, lenders and law firms in respect of Irish banking law.


  • Leveraged Finance
  • Development Finance
  • Commercial Real Estate Finance
  • Acquisition Finance

Representative Matters

  • Advised Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. and a syndicate of banks in respect of facilities to Infravia Capital Partners for the acquisition of the Mater Private Group.
  • Advised Irish domestic public and private lenders in financing the development of a number of high density residential developments (collectively in excess of 3000 units). 
  • Advising a large financial institution in respect of a €105 million multi option facility to an Irish car franchisee.    


Chambers & Partners, 2021

Clients describe Karol as "always efficient and pleasant to work with".

Legal 500, 2021

Karol is a ‘Recommended Lawyer’.

Speaking Engagements & Teaching

Regular in-house training sessions speaker in Irish lenders/financial institutions.

Regular contributor/speaker to internal MHC training sessions.

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Areas of Expertise

Financial Services

Professional Memberships

The Incorporated Law Society of Ireland

Law Society of England and Wales


University College Dublin, BBLS

University College Dublin, LLM (Commercial Law)

University College Dublin, Diploma (Arbitration)