Rowena Fitzgerald


Rowena is a partner in our Financial Services team specialising in Investment Funds and Financial Services Regulation. Rowena advises on the establishment, structuring and on-going obligations of all types of funds in Ireland and advises investment managers, administrators, depositaries and other service providers in respect of their operations.

Rowena also advises on licensing and regulatory issues applying to credit institutions, insurance undertakings and intermediaries, investment firms, electronic money institutions and payment institutions and also advises new entrants to the Irish market.

Specialties :

  • Investment Funds
  • Financial Regulation
  • Financial Services

Representative Matters

  • Advising Heptagon Capital in respect of its Irish UCITS platform.
  • Acting as on-going legal adviser to a number of Irish QIAIFs and UCITS.
  • Advising Irish credit institutions in respect of the Central Bank of Ireland’s tracker mortgage examination.


Chambers Global, 2018

Rowena is praised for being "solution-focused, pragmatic, thorough and eager to achieve the best outcome."

Chambers and Partners, 2017

"Very knowledgeable within the area, passionate about her work and very client-focused."

Speaking Engagements & Teaching

  • Spoke at Mason Hayes & Curran’s Fintech Seminar, November 2016. 
  • Spoke at Mason Hayes & Curran’s AML Seminar, July 2015. 
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Areas of Expertise

Investment Funds Financial Regulation Law Financial Services Fintech

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Ireland


University of Limerick, LLB

The Honorable Society of Kings Inns,