About Daniel

Daniel is partner and head of our banking & finance team. Daniel works with Irish and international financial institutions and has broad expertise in corporate lending, including acquisition finance, construction finance, project finance and secured lending.

Daniel has particular experience in lending transactions with senior, mezzanine and subordinated debt tranches; multi-jurisdictional lending transactions; intercreditor arrangements; acting for the sellers and buyers of loan portfolios; security reviews; receiverships, examinerships and structured workouts.

Recent experience

  • Colony Northstar Inc on the financing and taking of security of prominent Irish assets at the Spencer Dock, IFSC, Dublin; and on the acquisition of a significant loan portfolio
  • Various Clients on a number of portfolio transactions regarding significant non-performing loan portfolio sales
  • Asset management firm on the establishment of a loan origination vehicle for commercial real estate lending in the Irish market
  • Established pillar banks in relation to the financing of significant projects in the commercial real estate, development, leisure, technology, food, retail and medical device sectors
  • International private investment firm in relation to its participation in a significant real estate redevelopment project in the Dublin Docklands area
Daniel Cashman is very committed in his work. He is thorough, very responsive, commercial in his approach and overall good to work with. Daniel is one of the best lawyers we deal with.
Legal 500 2022
One of the most commercial banking lawyers in Ireland, with a very strong reputation and hard-working ethic.
Chambers & Partner 2022
He understands the commercial nature of transactions and provides pragmatic problem-solving advice.
Chambers & Partner 2022
Daniel Cashman is a hugely talented lawyer and incredibly good at problem-solving and negotiating impasses out of the deal in a practical way. He is highly regarded in the industry. He is very responsive regardless of his work-flow and always makes himself available for calls and meetings as required.
Legal 500 2021
Daniel Cashman has a commercial approach and the ability to explain the issues to banking staff in layman’s terms.
Legal 500 2021
Daniel Cashman has an easy-going manner and always takes a fair approach.
Legal 500 2021
Incredibly knowledgeable and commercial when it comes to solving the inevitable roadblocks that occur mid-deal.
Chambers & Partners 2021
He is always concise in his analysis and very efficient at responding to queries.
Chambers & Partners 2021
He has the depth of knowledge and is vastly experienced.
Chambers & Partners 2020
We value Daniel Cashman and Leonard Lavelle’s support, guidance and direction and find that they are easily contactable, commercial, and keep things simple.
Legal 500 2020
Daniel Cashman is very experienced and this experience really shows in efficiently dealing with any issues that tend to crop up in transactions. It is very rare that an issue arises which Daniel has not come across before.
Legal 500 2020
Daniel Cashman has been a trusted adviser to our business for a number of years.
Legal 500 2020
Daniel Cashman is an exceptional solicitor whose legal expertise and wider market knowledge are invaluable to our business.
Legal 500 2020
Daniel Cashman is solution focused, and delivers on time and accurately.
Legal 500 2020
An excellent adviser who clearly understands our business needs.
Chambers & Partners 2019
Very knowledgeable about a range of sectors.
Chambers & Partners 2018
Outstanding practice head
Legal 500 2018
Good client base
Chambers & Partners 2018
Personable guy who breaks down lawyer's language into layman's terms to make issues easier to understand
Chambers & Partners 2017
Daniel Cashman ‘brings a high degree of professionalism’ to general corporate and secured lending
Legal 500 2017
Extremely effective and incredibly knowledgeable about the banking field.
Chambers & Partners 2016
Practical, approachable and very forthcoming with his time. He gets the outcome you need, quickly and in a cost-efficient way.
Chambers & Partners 2014
Daniel Cashman is 'approachable, practical and dedicated’, providing ‘commercially driven solutions to complex issues.
Legal 500 2014