The firm has again been highly ranked in the latest edition of Chambers Global.
Leading independent legal ranking publication Chambers Global has again highly ranked a number of our practice areas and solicitors.
Our Banking & Finance, Investment Funds, Corporate/M&A and Dispute Resolution teams are all included in the rankings for 2019.
In addition, a number of our solicitors are ranked as leading individuals including:
Chambers Global 2019 Recommendations
|Emmet Scully, Managing Partner||Corporate M&A||Managing partner Emmet Scully advises on a wide spectrum of acquisitions and equity investments, including connected tax issues. He acted for Inspired Energy on its acquisition of Horizon Energy.|
|Gerry Halpenny, Head of M&A||Corporate M&A||According to one client, Gerry Halpenny is "a very practical lawyer who communicates well and is a pleasure to work with. He has a good knowledge of and interest in our business." He assists a diverse portfolio of clients with the acquisition of companies and assets.|
|Richard Curran, Partner and Head of Corporate & Commercial||Corporate M&A||Head of department Richard Curran is praised by one interviewee for being "very responsive." His transactions often involve cross-border matters. Curran advised CMS Distribution on its acquisition of TNS Distribution from PCH.|
|Michael Kavanagh, Chairman and Head of Litigation and Dispute Resolution||Dispute Resolution||Michael Kavanagh is head of the firm's dispute resolution team and has broad experience in litigation proceedings, including class actions. He handles cases involving the pensions and construction sectors.|
|Edmund Butler, Consultant||Dispute Resolution||Edmund Butler is known throughout the market as an expert in commercial litigation. He has a broad range of experience acting on litigation, mediation and alternative dispute resolution.|
|David Williams, Partner and Head of Financial Services||Investment Funds / Financial Services||David Williams is a recognised expert across all manner of financial services law, including funds regulations and compliance, as well as transactions, such as the consolidation of funds. He frequently acts for high-profile investors, financial institutions and fund managers, and clients describe him as "very nice to work with."|
|Trevor Dolan, Partner||Investment Funds / Financial Services||Trevor Dolan acts on a diverse selection of financial services mandates with particular expertise in the structuring, compliance, operation and listing of UCITS and AIFs. Dolan also advises on funds transactions, including the consolidation of funds and acquisitions.|
|Neil O'Keeffe, Partner||Banking and Finance||Neil O'Keeffe has a growing presence acting for corporate borrowers and mid-cap lenders on corporate borrowing, restructuring and structured finance mandates. He advised Ennis Property Finance on the divestment of a loan portfolio.|