Roy is a leading expert in banking law whose expertise and experience ranges from domestic and cross border transactional work to regulatory advice. He is the legal architect behind the Irish covered bond legislative code and his unique contributions to this code have been at the core of the success of Irish covered bonds as an innovative financial product. Roy has acted on many bank asset transfers involving domestic and international banks using both statutory and general law transfer mechanisms. He advises banks and financial service providers on regulatory matters in areas such as capital adequacy and large exposures. He is also an acknowledged expert in securitisation and structured finance work.
Roy Parker receives much praise for his "brilliant technical ability and business-focused approach." He is an authority on covered bond issues. Chambers, 2013
He is universally well regarded and wins particular praise for his technical strength. Chambers, 2012
Roy Parker is regarded as "a first point of call for advice on the more technically complicated issues". Chambers, 2011
Roy is "top-notch" and was previously described as an "expert in covered bonds" with one client declaring "when I have a serious question I always go to him first". Chambers, 2010