Allied Irish Bank (GB) has been providing bespoke banking solutions to professional firms for many years.  Our knowledge of the sector and consistent delivery of high quality service are the foundation of lasting partnerships with our valued Legal and Accountancy customers.


What can we offer to your business?

  • Full service banking to include office accounts, client accounts, deposits and currency accounts

  • Lending products including overdrafts and term loans for many purposes such as office move/fit out, mergers or building teams, IT upgrade, partners' tax, professional indemnity insurance, practising certificates and other insurance

  • Partners' Capital Loans

  • FX and interest rate management through a dedicated Treasury team

  • Private banking for partners and other key staff

  • Asset Finance

  • Company credit cards and Merchant Services

  • Virtual Account Manager (VAM) for effective client funds' administration

  • Professional Fee Finance ("PromptPay") and Insurance Premium Finance


Why Bank with Us?

  • You will work with a Relationship Manager who has in-depth knowledge of your professional sector and will take time to understand the individual needs of your business

  • We provide direct access to a dedicated team who will support your business

  • We will provide speedy and straightforward decisions to your financing needs


We have launched a fund of £500m for the Professional Practices sector. Find out more information here.

Meet the Team

What our customers say


“AIB (GB) has been a valued and supportive partner to our firm through many years of growth; not just as bankers but as trusted advisors.  Like us, it’s a people-oriented business that doesn’t put computers and committees in the way.  AIB (GB) consistently chooses people who invest in our relationship for the long-term and are a pleasure to work with."


Sean Cummings, Partner, Keltie LLP

"We have an excellent relationship with AIB (GB) who have been our main bankers for over 15 years. The team members provide top-notch service at any given time. We see AIB (GB) as a valued partner with a good understanding of the legal sector, who helped us grow to a c.£70m turnover firm."


Tim Wright, Finance Director of Penningtons Manches LLP

"Wilkins Kennedy LLP have been a client of AIB (GB) for 10 years. AIB (GB) provide our full banking services, the dedicated Professional Practices team spearheaded by Mary Daly are experienced and provide us with an excellent service tailored to meet our specific needs. This support has enabled us to grow our business and support our integration of offices."


David Fenn, Managing Partner of Wilkins Kennedy

Head of AIB (GB) Professional Services Team - Mary Daly

Mary Daly has 36 years’ banking experience, in both the UK and Ireland. She has worked in a variety of roles including lending, loan syndications and treasury with a focus on deposits.  The common theme of all these roles has been close working relationships.  For the past number of years, Mary has been looking after the bank's largest Professional Practices, providing a full range of funding solutions and banking services to Legal and Accountancy firms.


Email Mary to find out what we can do for your business.

Managing Partners' Forum Partnership with AIB (GB) 


Allied Irish Bank (GB) have partnered up with Managing Partners’ Forum (MPF) over the next 12 months. Click here for more information.


The MPF is an organisation dedicated to helping professional services grow by providing key insights to improve performance, increase profitability and to prepare for the future.


To find out more about the MPF please click here:



Talk to Us

To speak with a bank that understands your Professional sector, simply call +44 (0)345 0343253 or visit your nearest Business Centre.


† Lines open: 8am to 8pm Monday - Friday (except on bank holidays). Calls may be recorded. Call charges may vary - refer to your service provider.

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