Jane Marshall


McCann FitzGerald
Riverside One
Sir John Rogerson's Quay
Dublin 2, Ireland

Tel: +353 1 607 1309
Fax: +353 1 829 0010

Email: jane.marshall@mccannfitzgerald.ie
Web: www.mccannfitzgerald.ie

Jane is Head of McCann FitzGerald’s Restructuring & Insolvency Group. She has advised extensively on rescues and insolvencies of companies engaged in a wide variety of businesses, frequently involving cross-border issues. She also has experience of fraud investigations, including tracing assets abroad.

Jane is regarded as a leading expert in the insolvency area and has written and lectured extensively on this and related subjects. In 2000 Jane was elected as the first Irish President of the European insolvency practitioners’ organisation, INSOL Europe. She is a founder member of the Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners, is a former council member of INSOL Europe and a former director of INSOL International.

Practice head Jane Marshall has an unrivalled reputation in Dublin, with everyone connected to the industry agreeing she is the lawyer to turn to on large, complex, cross border cases. “Jane Marshall is probably, intellectually, the smartest insolvency lawyer in Ireland, so anything complicated or international she would be the person to go to,” says one client. International Financial Law Review, 2014

Jane Marshall maintains her reputation as a market leader. “She is a hugely respected figure and has a wealth of experience. She is decisive, clear and comfortable with complexity,” report enthusiastic clients. Chambers, 2013

Jane Marshall is accepted as a ‘”leading legal brain'” on complex international work. International Financial Law Review, 2013

Jane Marshall is universally regarded as “indisputably at the top of her field…and has strong cross-border credentials.” Chambers, 2012

Jane Marshall is ‘”the doyen of the local bankruptcy Bar’.” The Legal 500, 2012

Jane Marshall is singled out by lawyers and clients as one of the foremost insolvency lawyers in the country. “If there’s something international or intellectual Jane Marshall is the best lawyer in Ireland for that.” International Financial Law Review, 2012

Lawyers in McCann FitzGerald’s Restructuring & Insolvency Group bring extensive experience from many sectors of the firm’s work, particularly in the fields of finance, corporate law and dispute resolution.

We combine detailed technical experience with astute commercial acumen to consistently deliver timely advice that focuses on protecting the interests of our clients.

The team works closely with other advisers such as major firms of accountants to develop innovative ideas and practical solutions for our clients.

McCann FitzGerald is one of Ireland’s premier law firms.

We provide the highest quality legal advice and representation to Irish and overseas clients. Our clients are principally in the corporate, financial and business sectors and we also advise government entities and many state bodies, pension funds, educational and charitable institutions and trusts.

The firm is owned by the partners and comprises some 68 partners and 290 lawyers and professional staff.

We are based in Dublin (our principal office), London and Brussels (we are the only Irish law firm to have an office at the EU’s principal base).

The firm is divided broadly into four main groupings of corporate, banking & financial services, dispute resolution and litigation and real estate (including construction). We also operate industry sector and specialist practice groups which comprise professionals from different groupings. In this way, we provide advices and representation on a strict basis of what is best for clients and their requirements.

We have excellent relations, and considerable experience of working and collaborating with the top international law firms.


Jane Marshall is an outstanding practitioner of Irish insolvency, and leads the charge for this firm on major restructuring and insolvency mandates. Sources describe her as “a household name” and a “real authority, who you would want on something complex or international.”
Chambers Europe, 2015