Simmons & Simmons hires Brian Duffy as tax counsel

Simmons & Simmons hires Brian Duffy as tax counsel

Brian Duffy

International law firm Simmons & Simmons has appointed Brian Duffy to its Dublin office as counsel in its tax team.

Mr Duffy joins from William Fry where he spent over 20 years’ advising domestic and multinational corporations on complex tax matters and successfully navigating tax regulations. He has particular expertise in tax controversy matters.

At Simmons & Simmons, he will be focussing on tax controversy, M&A tax and real estate tax matters.

Martin Phelan, partner and head of tax at Simmons & Simmons’ Dublin office, said: “We are thrilled to welcome Brian to the Simmons & Simmons family.

“His extensive knowledge and experience in tax law will undoubtedly be a valuable asset to both our team and our clients. We look forward to Brian’s contributions in providing excellent legal advice and helping our clients navigate the complex world of tax law.”

Mr Duffy added: “I am excited to join the Simmons & Simmons tax team. It is great to be working again with Martin Phelan.

“The firm places a strong focus on client service and delivering innovative legal solutions and has an excellent reputation across the asset management and investment funds, financial services, health and life sciences and TMT sectors.”

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