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ByrneWallace LLP


ByrneWallace LLP is one of Ireland's largest law firms with a team of over 300 professionals, including 48 highly experienced partners. A forward thinking law firm, it focuses on securing the best possible outcomes for its clients, and is dedicated to the protection and promotion of its clients' interests through the provision of expert legal services. This expertise is borne out of a 40 year heritage, high professional standards and a commitment to recruit and develop the most talented lawyers.

ByrneWallace offers diverse expertise covering all significant areas of Irish law. The firm has a particular specialism advising the financial services sector in the areas of regulatory financial services , asset management and investment funds, capital markets, corporate commercial and M&A, structured finance, litigation and investigations, tax, and restructuring and insolvency. ByrneWallace advises all the major Irish banks and financial institutions, Irish and international non-institutional funders, NAMA, credit unions, investment banks, private investors as well as public and private organisations, and high net-worth individuals.

ByrneWallace is the only top ten law firm in Ireland with Lexcel accreditation - the international quality mark of excellence in practice management and client service and was the first large Irish law firm certified with ISO 27001 - the recognised international standard for information security management.

In 2019, ByrneWallace was recognised for advising on 12 of the deals shortlisted for the Finance Dublin Deal of the Year, and also for advising on the Finance Dublin Deal of the Year - Acquisition, Mid-Market. In 2018 and in 2017, the firm was recognised for advising on the Finance Dublin Deal of the Year - Loans and Financing - SME Sector. The firm was also awarded Banking and Finance, and Corporate Recovery Team of the Year 2018 by the Irish Law Awards.

The firm adopts a cross-departmental partner-led approach fostering greater collaboration and a stronger connection to its clients. This enables the firm to harness the collective expertise of the ByrneWallace team to deliver expert advice and pragmatic and realistic solutions.

Practice Area/Group

Banking & Finance

Capital Markets

Corporate Restructuring & Insolvency

Corporate/Commercial and M&A

Financial Services Regulatory and Risk Management

Investment Funds

Litigation & Investigations

Structured Finance



Contact Details

Address: 88 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 691 5000 Fax: +353 1 691 5010
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