Darren Maher is a partner and head of the financial institutions group at Matheson. He has advised a wide range of leading domestic and international insurance and reinsurance companies on all aspects of insurance law and regulation, including establishment and authorisation, development and distribution of products, compliance, corporate governance and reorganisations including cross-border mergers, schemes of arrangement, portfolio transfers and mergers and acquisitions. Darren is a member of the firm’s Brexit Advisory Group, and is advising a significant number of the world’s leading financial services firms on their plans to establish a regulated subsidiary in Ireland in order to maintain access to the EU Single Market following the expiry of the transitional period.

Darren frequently publishes articles in insurance and reinsurance publications and is co-author of the Irish chapter of PLC’s Cross-border Insurance and Reinsurance Handbook.

Darren lectures at the Law Society of Ireland and the Insurance Institute of Ireland.