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 administrators, depositaries, investment managers 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.


  • Financial Regulation
  • Investment Funds
  • 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 a new entrant to the Irish insurance market in respect of licencing and ongoing regulatory obligations.


Chambers Europe - Europe's Leading Business Lawyers, Chambers and Partners, 2017

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

The Legal 500, 2017

Rowena is "a real rising star"

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

Financial Regulation Law Financial Services Investment Funds Fintech

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Ireland


University of Limerick, LLB

The Honorable Society of Kings Inns, Barrister at Law