Lindsay Trapp


Lindsay Trapp


Dublin | 3 George's Dock, IFSC, Dublin D01 X5X0
+353 1 436 8523 | +353 1 633 5845

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Lindsay Trapp is a dual American and Irish qualified lawyer who joined Dechert’s Dublin office in 2011 after four years with Irish Funds as Executive Officer of Legal and Technical.

Ms. Trapp’s practice focuses on assisting U.S. and European clients in the structuring and establishment of Alternative Investment Funds and SPVs including a focus on the structuring and formation of cross-border Irish and US structures as well as assisting with post-establishment compliance and distribution. Ms. Trapp specialises in structuring, setup and compliance of regulated and unregulated Alternative Investment Funds, particularly direct lending, private equity, multi-credit, property and life settlement funds. Ms. Trapp also works closely with Dechert’s Finance and Real Estate Group in the formation of Irish domiciled securitisation vehicles on standalone basis and as part of fund structures.

Ms. Trapp is a Dechert internal expert in relation to Irish partnership structures. 

Prior to moving to Ireland, Ms. Trapp served as Senior Law Clerk in Colorado’s Fourth Judicial District Court.

Ms. Trapp is currently a member of the Irish Funds Real Economy Investing Working Group and the Investment Limited Partnership Legislative Working Group.

  • University of Denver, B.S., Business Administration, 2004, magna cum laude with University Honours
  • University College Cork, Graduate Diploma in Law, 2006
  • Saint Louis University, J.D., International Law, 2007
  • Ireland
  • New York