Guest Lecture: Sean Hagan
"Understanding the IMF - Institutional and Legal Aspects"
by Sean Hagan, General Counsel and Director of the Legal Department at the International Monetary Fund.
Date: Friday, 18th March at 11:00 am.
Venue: The Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin
Sean Hagan is General Counsel and Director of the Legal Department at the International Monetary Fund. In this capacity, Mr. Hagan advises the Fund’s management, Executive Board and membership on all legal aspects of the Fund’s operations, including its regulatory, advisory and lending functions. Mr. Hagan has published extensively on the both the law of the Fund and a broad range of legal issues relating to the prevention and resolution of financial crisis, with a particular emphasis on insolvency and the restructuring of debt, including sovereign debt. Prior to beginning work at the IMF, Mr. Hagan was in private practice, first in New York and subsequently in Tokyo. Mr. Hagan received his Juris Doctor from the Georgetown University Law Center and also received a Masters of Science in International Economic Policy from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Please note places are limited.
If you would like to attend, please contact lawevent at tcd.ie or telephone (01) 896 2367 / 2772.