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John Larkin is head of William Fry’s insurance department.
His practice focuses on assisting insurance and reinsurance
companies to become established in Ireland and advising on
cross-border passporting issues. He also advises on M&A deals,
portfolio transfers, restructurings and other insurance-based
transactions, as well as regulatory investigations.
Mr Larkin has advised a number of insurance and
reinsurance companies in relation to solvency capital shortfalls
and subsequent regulatory issues. Some of his most recent and
significant transactions have included advising RSA in relation
to the transfer of a block of Irish business comprising 400,000
policies from a branch to an Irish head office, and advising AXA
Life Europe in relation to its establishment and subsequent
expansion into a number of European markets.
Mr Larkin is a member, and former chairman, of
International Financial Services Centre’s insurance
group. He is also a former chairman of the Law Society’s EU
and International Affairs Committee.
William Fry
Fitzwilton House
Wilton Place
Dublin 2
+353 1 639 5000
+353 1 639 5333
Larkin, John
William Fry – Head of Insurance Department |
Winner – Insurance & Reinsurance, Ireland
What clients said
“Through his overarching excellence and intellectual
rigour, John creates an environment where everyone
believes they are winning, with a highly satisfactory
end result.”
“There is no one other individual in the Irish legal
arena who can come even close to the expertise,
diligence and proactive involvement which John
Larkin demonstrates.”
“John lives up to his reputation by combining the
expertise of several complementary disciplines
to deliver business-focused solutions.”
“He has an impressive industry reputation as the
leading expert in insurance matters in Ireland.”
ILO Client Choice Guide 2012