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Mason Hayes & Curran LLP

Construction

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What the team is known for

First-class team serving a substantial portfolio of domestic and international clients. Possesses a strong reputation for construction-related litigation, as well as a robust non-contentious practice assisting clients with transactions, procurements, design appointments and contracts. Has experience in office and residential developments, as well as projects in the pharmaceutical, infrastructure, energy and education industries. Acts for both public and private sector clients.

Strengths

A client attests that the firm "delivers an all-round excellent service," adding: "I find the partners and associates responsive, very knowledgeable and pleasant to deal with."

Another source lauds the team as "very accessible, approachable, decisive, practical and proactive, with a great ability to summarise complex matters in simple terms."

Work highlights

Advised Exyte on contracts and disputes pertaining to the expansion of a tech manufacturing plant in County Kildare.

Notable practitioners

Rory Kirrane "is extremely attuned to the client's needs and his advice is always delivered in a calm and pragmatic manner," according to an impressed interviewee. He offers expert advice on contentious and non-contentious construction mandates relating to industrial, utility, energy and infrastructure development projects. Clients describe him as "dynamic, responsive and commercially minded."

Shane Dolan often acts for developers and owners on the construction of commercial and residential property developments. Sources recognise him as a "reasonable, practical lawyer."

Susan Bryson is well regarded for her disputes practice, frequently advising on matters relating to delays, fire safety issues and building defects. "She is a very robust litigator who is pragmatic and experienced," one source says.

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Overview

Our dedicated team of Construction Law specialists have extensive local and international experience on all aspects of construction and engineering projects.  We understand the complexities of the sector and can provide specialist advice to a broad range of clients in relation to all aspects of construction and engineering projects, spanning contentious and non-contentious work. 

The team has a proven track record in managing disputes on behalf of clients and take a proactive approach in the management of disputes.  We have successfully represented clients in all forums of dispute resolution advising on complex legal issues and have successfully represented a broad range of interests, including employers, contractors, banks, sub-contractors, local authorities and construction professionals.

Having acted for the entire range of stakeholders in construction and engineering projects, the team can provide comprehensive commercial and solution-driven advice from project inception through to completion, paying particular attention to risk analysis and the early identification of issues that are relevant to clients.

Our construction law services include:

  • Project procurement
  • Contract advice
  • Drafting and negotiation
  • Contract management
  • Dispute avoidance
  • Dispute resolution

Construction

Mason Hayes & Curran LLP

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Location

South Bank House

Barrow Street

Dublin

County Dublin

Ireland

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Ireland

Construction


Rory Kirrane SC
Band 1
Shane Dolan
Band 3
Susan Bryson
Band 3