Market leaders uniquely qualified to advise on technology matters.
The firm’s technology group is regarded as one of Ireland’s leading practices.
It is difficult to think of a business that does not rely on, or is not impacted by, technology.
Our uniquely tech savvy team combines qualifications in law and IT engineering – led by Sean McElligott who previously worked for 13+ years in ICT before qualifying as solicitor, thus uniquely providing us with the ability to grasp the technical detail as well as legal aspects of any project.
We provide legal solutions to a broad range of public and private sector clients across all areas of technology.
Our experience includes:
- advising on some of the largest public sector enterprise ICT implementations in the country;
- advising on cloud deployments and outsourcing generally;
- data protection issues, GDPR compliance, and international data transfers;
- data breaches and cyber-security issues; and
- carrying out technology due diligence on mergers, acquisitions and corporate transactions.
- Blockchain and Crypto Assets
- Financial Services
- Media and Entertainment
- Pharma and Life Sciences
- Public and Regulatory
- Venture Capital and Private Equity
- White Collar Crime
Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law Firm of the Year.
Irish Law Awards, 2022
Outstanding TMT practice.
Chambers Europe, 2022
Recent transactions and projects
Snigel Web Services
Philip Lee, led by George Kennedy and Andreas McConnell, is pleased to have advised on the sale of a majority stake in leading adtech company Snigel Web Services (Snigel) to London based private equity firm, CBPE Capital. Dublin-headquartered Snigel helps online...
Webio and Finch Capital
Messaging specialist, Webio, has announced it has raised $4 million in a Series A funding round. Founded in 2016, Webio assists clients in the financial services, insurance and other sectors to communicate with their customers on sensitive subjects such as credit,...
Healthcare communication platform Wellola has raised €1 million in funding from BVP. Irish-founded Wellola provides an online patient portal which supports healthcare organisations to securely share administrative and clinical data with patients. The platform offers...
News and insights
Progress on the Artificial Intelligence Act – are we there yet?
Key Contacts: Sean McElligott - Partner Euractiv is reporting that yesterday, following months of intense negotiations, members of the European Parliament have bridged their differences and reached a provisional political deal on the world’s first Artificial...
Big role for Ireland as EU takes aim at tech titans
Published in the Irish Examiner, 28 December 2022. Key Contact: Ronan Dunne - Partner The long-running saga that is European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager’s campaign against Big Tech looks set to ratchet up a notch in 2023. This follows the EU’s...
The ‘Wild West’ of the metaverse
Key Contact: Andrew Tzialli - Partner Partner and head of blockchain and digital assets, Andrew Tzialli, recently took part in a Multilaw panel session created entirely in the metaverse. The panel discussed the opportunities and implications the metaverse presents,...