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Arthur Cox

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What the team is known for

Market-leading firm with a front-running IT and outsourcing team. Advises major domestic corporate clients on the negotiation of IT outsourcing contracts. Maintains a strong reputation for providing data protection compliance support, with further proven experience in the defence of enforcement proceedings carried out by the Irish data protection regulator. Client roster includes leading players in the retail, banking and IT sectors.

Strengths

The firm is praised by one source for being "responsive, commercial and pragmatic."

Another remarks: "They are extremely practical and keep up to date in this fast-paced environment."

Work highlights

Advised the European Commission on the introduction of new codes of conduct that facilitate switching between Software as a Service and Infrastructure as a Service cloud providers.

Notable practitioners

Sources praise Colin Rooney for his ability to "navigate the issues around regulatory interactions" and say that he is "calm under fire." He advises leading global companies on complex mandates relating to data protection or IT contracts.

Olivia Mullooly advises companies from the energy and professional services sectors on data protection compliance and IT outsourcing contracts.

Recognised by market commentators as a leading lawyer in the field of IT, Rob Corbet advises major IT companies on data protection compliance and contractual matters. Interviewees highlight his "in-depth understanding of data protection law and its impact on projects, society and other areas of law."

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Overview

Arthur Cox has a leading practice in communications, broadcasting, media and telecommunications law in Ireland, representing many of the largest and most influential domestic and international companies in the sector. They advise clients and counsel on some of the most complex and business critical issues and transactions. Many of the team have worked in-house in these industries and combine their legal expertise with a deep understanding of the media and telecommunications business.

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Arthur Cox

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Location

Ten Earlsfort Terrace

Dublin 2

Dublin

County Dublin

Ireland

D02 T380

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Ireland

TMT: Information Technology


Colin Rooney
Band 2
Olivia Mullooly
Up and Coming