Construction cost inflation (83 per cent) along with planning permission and judicial review timelines (76 per cent) are the two biggest challenges facing the housing sector, according to a survey conducted by ByrneWallace LLP.
Our regular round-up of deals involving Irish law firms. Submit your deals to email@example.com. Pinsent Masons has advised Briggs Equipment on its acquisition of Galway Plant and Tool Hire (GPT), one of Ireland's largest and most successful plant, commercial vehicle and tool hire specialists.
ByrneWallace LLP has appointed three senior associates and five associates in its latest promotions round. The new senior associates are Billy Casserly in the litigation department, Helen Boland in health and social care and John Crowe in banking and finance.
ByrneWallace LLP has announced the promotion of five new partners, bringing the number of partners in the firm to 52. The new partners are Alan Doyle in the health and social care team, Aoife Hearne and Bryan O'Gorman in property, Colin Bolger in tax and Eamonn Carey in corporate.
Our regular round-up of deals involving Irish law firms. Submit your deals to firstname.lastname@example.org. Arthur Cox has partnered with Kirkland & Ellis LLP to advise Brookfield Asset Management on the completion of its acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Hibernia REIT plc for €1
ByrneWallace LLP has announced its sponsorship of this year’s Irish Early Career Awards, which celebrate excellence and recognise the achievements of young professionals in Ireland, reward innovation, best practice and outstanding achievement across a broad range of sectors. This year's awards
Our regular round-up of deals involving Irish law firms. Submit your deals to email@example.com. International law firm Pinsent Masons has advised Baillie Gifford Investment Management (Europe) Limited on a recent licensing application authorised by the Central Bank of Ireland in April.
ByrneWallace LLP has announced the renewal of the lease on its Dublin headquarters as it set out plans to double its headcount from 300 to over 600 in the next five years. The firm said it will need the entirety of its office space in the heart of Dublin's central business district on Harcourt Stree
Michael Walsh, partner at ByrneWallace LLP, shares details of the Law Society of Ireland's work to streamline and speed up the pace of property conveyancing. Amid discussions about stimulating supply to meet the housing crisis, and necessary planning reform, rumblings continue about the property tra
ByrneWallace LLP has announced the appointment of Lee Squires as partner and head of indirect taxes within the firm's tax practice. Mr Squires, previously head of indirect tax at a global law firm in London and head of the indirect tax team at a large advisory firm in Ireland, brings over 15 years'
Our regular round-up of deals involving Irish law firms. Submit your deals to firstname.lastname@example.org. Arthur Cox LLP has advised the sponsor on the first privately developed interconnector project in Ireland.
Staff at ByrneWallace LLP have benefited from enhanced family-friendly benefits introduced in the past 12 months, the firm announced yesterday to coincide with International Women's Day. The firm has enhanced maternity and paternity leave, and introduced paid leave to support both men and women in t
ByrneWallace LLP partner and head of litigation and dispute resolution, Jon Legorburu, has been recognised by Lawyer Monthly magazine as Ireland's litigation lawyer of the year. The magazine's annual legal awards identify best-in-class law firms and individual legal experts who deliver excepti
ByrneWallace LLP has shaken up the leadership of its property group, with Michael Walsh becoming chair of the group and Alison O'Sullivan succeeding him as its head. Mr Walsh has over 20 years' partner-level experience and has led the firm's property team – the largest in Ireland – since
ByrneWallace LLP has announced the internal appointment of seven new associates. The new associates are Jane McKay and Michael O'Neill in the banking and finance team, Aislinn Cullen in commercial litigation, Emmet Connolly, Kelly Mackey and Bianca McLaughlin in corporate, and Roisin Garvey in healt