Legal 500 2016

PUBLISHED: 14th April 2016

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The firm has again been highly ranked in the latest edition of Legal 500.

Leading independent legal ranking publication Legal 500 has again highly ranked a number of our practice areas and solicitors.

LK Shields have been ranked in the following practice areas:

  • Banking and Finance - Liam Carney, Richard Curran and Neil O'Keeffe are recommended.
  • Capital Markets - Recommended.
  • Commercial, Corporate and M&A - LK Shields is noted for its 'very practical approach to complex issues'. Emmet Scully leads the practice and Gerry Halpenny provides 'sound and practical advice on complex issues'.
  • Dispute Resolution - LK Shields Solicitors provides ‘sound commercial advice’. Michael Kavanagh and Edmund Butler are recommended.
  • EU & Competition - LK Shields Solicitors is 'especially strong on mergers'. Practice head Marco Hickey is ‘a recognised expert’, and ‘a go-to competition lawyer in Dublin’.
  • Employment - Michael Kavanagh and his team at LK Shields Solicitors take ‘a practical and straightforward approach’.
  • Energy and Natural Resources -  Philip Daly’s team at LK Shields Solicitors has ‘excellent experience in energy contracts’.
  • Information Technology - 'A top class firm'. Deirdre Kilroy is recommended.
  • Insurance - Edmund Butler is recommended.
  • Intellectual Property - Deirdre Kilroy is recommended.
  • Investment Funds - David Williams is recommended.
  • Pesions and Employee Benefits - Jamie McConville in recommended.
  • Projects and PPP - An ‘extremely commercial’ group. Richard Curran is recommended.
  • Real Estate - Clair Cassidy is recommended.
  • Tax - Emmet Scully is recommended.
  • Telecoms - Recommended.