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Grainne King Senior Associate

Cayman Islands
+1 345 815 2934
+1 345 516 2934

Expertise and Professional Background

Gráinne King joined Harneys in 2015 and is a senior associate in the Litigation and Insolvency Department in the Cayman Islands office.

Gráinne has experience in a broad range of commercial matters including insolvency and restructuring, enforcement, commercial litigation and financial services litigation.

Before joining Harneys, Gráinne was an associate in the Restructuring & Insolvency team at A&L Goodbody in Dublin which she joined in 2012  and prior to that, Gráinne worked as a solicitor in ByrneWallace, also in Dublin.

Gráinne has experience of advising insolvency practitioners and other stakeholders in relation to liquidations, examinerships and receiverships. Gráinne has also acted for lending institutions in relation to the appointment of receivers, summary proceedings, implementation of consensual work-outs with debtors and defence of injunctions, mis-selling and negligence claims.

Education & Admissions

University of Limerick (LLB) 2005
Bar Admissions
Republic of Ireland 2011
England & Wales 2014


Cayman Islands
Restructuring and Insolvency
Cayman Litigation & Insolvency
Cayman Restructuring & Insolvency


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