Gayle Bowen to head up Pinsent Masons’ Dublin office

Investment funds specialist is first female head of one of global law firm’s international offices

Gayle Bowen is  outgoing chair of the Irish Funds Legal & Regulatory Committee and currently sits on the Irish Funds Brexit Steering Group

Gayle Bowen is outgoing chair of the Irish Funds Legal & Regulatory Committee and currently sits on the Irish Funds Brexit Steering Group

 

International law firm Pinsent Masons has appointed Gayle Bowen as head of its Dublin office. She becomes the first female head of one of its international offices.

Bowen is a prominent figure in the investment funds industry in which she specialises. She is the outgoing chair of the Irish Funds Legal & Regulatory Committee and currently sits on the Irish Funds Brexit Steering Group.

She will lead the Dublin operation, which is initially focused on advising clients operating in the technology and financial services sectors.

Operating in 24 cities across the world, Pinsent Masons is a global Top 100 law firm with more than 3,000 staff. The firm posted global revenues of £449.8 million (€506.4 million) last year.

The Dublin office of Pinsent Mason recently moved into 1 Windmill Lane in Dublin 2. It was recently named Law Firm of the Year at The Lawyer Awards 2018, and was the top law firm – holding second position overall – in the Stonewall Workplace Equality Index 2018.