Provided by Declan Black
Declan is the firm’s current Managing Partner. He specialises in complex business disputes with significant reputational and financial consequences and in the management of solvency issues. Declan is renowned in the market for his strategic and commercial approach.
Declan advises on all types of business disputes including transactional warranty claims, shareholders’ disputes, and negligence claims for or against a range of professionals including insurance brokers, lawyers, accountants and investment advisors. Declan has also acted in property related disputes and fraud-related litigation. His cases tend to be high value matters commonly with an internal component. Domestically, he has represented Tribunals of Inquiry established by the State in proceedings taken against the Tribunals by persons affected by their actions.
Declan also represents stakeholders in corporate insolvency matters and advises boards and individual officers regarding the management of insolvency risks.
Managing partner Declan Black is a respected name on the market who is experienced in handling a range of restructuring and insolvency topics. He is particularly experienced in contentious proceedings.
Interviewees note Declan Black's role as the firm's managing partner and his contributions to the development of the commercial disputes practice. Interviewees highlight that they are "always impressed with Declan."