We lead the Irish market in public law.
We are public law experts. Our team represents many forward-thinking local authorities, state agencies, semi-state bodies and some key Government departments. We advise the private sector on how best to achieve regulatory compliance and change.
Clients come to us from sectors that include healthcare, finance, IT, transport, waste and energy.
We are very conscious of constraints on public spending and we can help by providing practical advice drawing on established knowledge and expertise. We are also at the heart of what is happening at EU level.
Key areas where clients seek our advice:
- Freedom of information
- Scope and exercise of legislative functions
- Decision-making procedures
- Corporate governance
- Conduct of investigations
- Regulatory enforcement
- Judicial review and statutory appeals
The firm is commended for its ability “to understand the specific requirements and challenges of the public sector, and to tailor their advice/guidance accordingly”.
Legal 500, 2021