What the team is known for
Offers expertise in niche areas of media law, including issues relating to the financing of films and television programmes. Acts on the claimant and defendant sides of defamation claims. Also demonstrates expertise in media sector transactional mandates. Expert telecommunications team is involved in landmark projects that entail the rollout of new telecoms infrastructure across Ireland. Assists local and international telecoms companies with complex regulatory matters, including competition-related matters or appeals against ComReg decisions. Technology team boasts experience in complex IT contractual and data protection regulatory matters.
Sources say that the lawyers "are incredibly responsive and understand our protocols."
"They are reliable and react quickly," says another impressed client, adding: "They tell me what I need to do, rather than just what I would like to hear."
Advised Port Pictures on diverse matters relating to the production of the film 'Wild Mountain Thyme'.
acts for renowned financial services clients on the negotiation of IT outsourcing or other IT service contracts. She also handles data protection mandates. Interviewees praise her technical skills and note that "she is hands-on and client-friendly."
acts for software companies on data privacy, regulatory and contractual matters. She regularly handles advisory mandates for multinational organisations seeking to ensure compliance in their Irish e-commerce operations. She also advises on the notification of data breaches.
maintains an established practice in the telecoms sector, frequently handling complex regulatory and transactional issues for diverse clients. She acts for traditional telecoms operators and for IT or media companies offering services that are captured by telecoms regulations. Sources describe her as "an expert in her field"
and note that "her advice is focused and industry-specific."
advises on all aspects of the financing and production of films and television programmes. She assists production companies with the negotiation of equity funding agreements or bank loans. She also advises on access to local tax incentives.