Ireland's first full-time pro bono associate has said she hopes other firms follow in the footsteps of A&L Goodbody by creating similar roles. Eithne Lynch joined A&L Goodbody from the Public Interest Law Alliance (PILA) in early October and now oversees the firm's pro bono programmes and in
A&L Goodbody has urged Northern Ireland businesses to "act now to start preparing for Brexit", in spite of uncertainty about the shape of the Brexit deal. The law firm issued the warning at a Brexit breakfast in Belfast this afternoon, hosted in partnership with the NI Chamber of Commerce &
The Belfast office of A&L Goodbody (ALG) recently hosted the third annual Northern Ireland Top 100 Companies Banquet, in partnership with Ulster Business magazine. The Banquet at Belfast's Ulster Museum celebrated the outstanding achievements of the Top 100 Companies in the past year, recognisin
In a first for any Irish law firm, A&L Goodbody has announced the appointment of solicitor Eithne Lynch as a full-time pro bono associate. Ms Lynch joins from the Public Interest Law Alliance (PILA) and will oversee the firm's pro bono programmes and initiatives, the Irish Independent reports.
The Belfast office of A&L Goodbody assisted Ernst & Young (EY) in successfully executing a takeover rescue deal of the Genesis Crafty bakery. A buyer has now been lined up for McErlain's Bakery in Magherafelt, which will save the company from collapse and save 260 jobs.
A&L Goodbody advised the shareholders of Irish pipe and tobacco manufacturer Kapp & Peterson on the sale of its business lines. US-based Laudisi Enterprises has agreed to purchase the Peterson pipe factory and the Peterson of Dublin shop on Nassau Street.
A&L Goodbody is advising Cushman & Wakefield on its acquisition of Sherry FitzGerald's commercial property business. The global company is buying the remaining 80 per cent stake in the Irish property group's commercial property arm for an undisclosed sum, The Irish Times reports.