‘Barry Cosgrave is an expert in Islamic law and operating in the UAE.’
Legal 500 2022

Overview

Barry Cosgrave is a partner in Mayer Brown's Restructuring practice in London and Dubai. He concentrates his practice on distressed debt and restructuring, debt capital markets, structured finance and Islamic finance. He also advises on Middle East regulatory matters and is advisor to leading international banks, hedge funds, investment/asset managers and insurance companies on the full range of banking, funds, securities, broker-dealer and insurance regulation.

Education

Oxford Institute of Legal Practice, LPC

University of Oxford, BA

Admissions

  • England and Wales
  • Listed under 'Other key lawyers' for Corporate Restructuring & Insolvency, ‘Barry Cosgrave has a detailed understanding of acutely distressed situations and alongside an understanding of complex, structured credit.’ (Legal 500 2022).
  • ‘Barry Cosgrave is an expert in Islamic law and operating in the UAE.’ (Legal 500 2022: Islamic Finance).
  • Listed under 'Other key lawyers' for Corporate Restructuring & Insolvency (Legal 500 2021).
  • The International Who’s Who of Capital Markets Lawyers: Islamic Finance 2014 - present.