McCann is recognised by clients and peers as a leading expert in Ireland and Northern Ireland

Dublin, 9 May 2017: Beauchamps announce the appointment of top ranked lawyer Dorit McCann as a partner and head of EU, competition & procurement.

Dorit McCann is a recognised expert in procurement and competition law in Ireland and Northern Ireland. She has achieved the highest ranking from clients and peers in the leading international legal services directory Chambers & Partners.  

McCann’s appointment bolsters the firm’s commercial and regulatory practices. Beauchamps has been consistently growing its partnership and staff over the past 24 months to support its expanding portfolio of clients. This announcement follows the addition of 5 new partners during 2016.

John White, Managing Partner of Beauchamps welcomed Dorit, saying:

Dorit is a leading expert in procurement, EU and competition law. This is a significant hire for the firm as we approach new challenges post the Brexit vote. She is a first class lawyer from a technical perspective and a strong communicator. Her ability to advise clients in Ireland and the UK is important as we anticipate our clients’ needs in Ireland and internationally. Dorit is joining Beauchamps at an exciting time and she is a key addition to our team.  
John White, Beauchamps

Dorit McCann

Dorit is a partner and head of our EU, competition & procurement team. Dorit specialises in procurement, competition and regulatory law and has extensive knowledge and experience in advising clients in these areas. Dorit advises clients on an all-island basis as a qualified solicitor in both Ireland, England & Wales and Northern Ireland across a range of sectors, including financial services, media & communications, healthcare, food & agriculture, energy and construction.

Dorit regularly advises clients on the competition law implications of commercial contracts and mergers, cartels, abuse of a dominant position, compliance and enforcement issues (including dawn raids and leniency programmes), market investigations, State aid issues as well as complaints to competition authorities. She also advises clients on the design and implementation of competition compliance programmes specifically tailored to their business, including extensive training to board members and employees of the business.

Dorit is a trusted adviser to many public and private sector clients in the public and utilities sectors on procurement issues, including advising on procurement strategy and execution, drafting all procurement documentation, advising on selection and award criteria, evaluation methodology and scoring matrix, debrief requirements and defending or initiating a challenge with regard to an award process.


Beauchamps is one of Ireland’s top full service commercial law firms. We are a growing, ambitious, solutions-focused firm with 180 people in our Dublin headquarters. We are large enough to provide a full range of services while making sure clients work with a consistent and experienced cross-disciplinary team. Our clients include multinationals, Irish and International SMEs, investors, owner managed businesses, government and public bodies and regulatory authorities. We have over 25 practice and sector areas including corporate & commercial, commercial property, banking and financial services, litigation and dispute resolution, EU, competition & procurement, M&A & private equity, energy & natural resources, construction, employment, insolvency & corporate restructuring, intellectual property and inward investment.

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