EFC appoints Mark Walsh as Managing Partner
22 January 2018
Eugene F. Collins has appointed Mark Walsh as Managing Partner of the firm for an initial three-year period as the firm readies itself for further growth in 2018. Mark who has been with the firm since 2001 took up the new post in January.
Prior to his new appointment, Mark had been Head of Property & Construction Group and has been a Partner with the firm since 2005, specialising in commercial property. Mark has worked on transactions such as the purchase of Westport House and acts for a number of key retail clients such as JD Sports, Zara, Marks & Spencer and the Tifco Hotel Group.
In his new position, Mark will be responsible for devising the firm’s strategic approach and the development of its business.
Speaking about his appointment Mark said, “2018 presents an interesting year for Irish firms with an ever evolving and changing economic landscape and I am excited to start my new position as Managing Partner. The role of Managing Partner is instrumental in the development and success of the firm. I hope to lead Eugene F. Collins to new growth across our corporate, litigation, property and banking departments which are performing strongly and in the coming months, we will be making a number of appointments to lead us into the future.”
Eugene F. Collins is a full-service, law firm, operating across all practice areas, with strengths in corporate, property, litigation and banking. Established in 1893, the firm has a dynamic and distinguished history with 23 partners and a further 110 legal professionals and support staff in 2018.