Alan specialises in commercial litigation and insolvency. He acts for insolvency practitioners, banks, asset managers and private equity funds in relation to distressed debt and large scale loan portfolios. Alan regularly advises on enforcement and debt recovery by financial institutions and insolvency practitioners, particularly in the Commercial Court, and in relation to capital markets litigation and mis-selling claims. Alan advises extensively on shareholder and insurance disputes as well as alternative dispute resolution (particularly mediation and arbitration). Alan also advises on regulatory matters, particularly in respect of Central Bank of Ireland regulatory codes.