Inward Investment - A&L Goodbody

Inward Investment

Why Ireland?






Ranked in the top 5 globally for availability of skilled labour. (IDA Ireland) 

Ranked 1st in the world for productivity and 2nd for attitudes and values. (IBM Global Location trends Report 2016)

  • Investing In Ireland
  • Over 500 international institutions are located in Ireland.
  • 9 out of the top 10 global software companies operate in Ireland
  • Over 40% of the leased commercial fleet globally are managed from Ireland
  • 13 out of the worlds top 15 medical technology companies are in Ireland
  • Over 50% of the worlds largest global banking institutions have a presence here
  • 9 of the top 10 US ICT Companies are located in Ireland

Why A&L Goodbody?

Unrivalled Experience

We act for more than 600 of the world’s leading corporations and advisors. This includes investments into and out of Ireland, cross border transactions, and a range of other complex international assignments. We have longstanding working relationships over many decades with IDA Ireland, other government bodies, international law firms and the wider business community. More...

Specialist Expertise

We are internationally recognised for our knowledge of specialist legal areas and industry sectors. These include Mergers & Acquisitions & Corporate, Tax, Banking & Finance and more...

International Presence

In addition to our Dublin and Belfast offices, we have international offices in London, New York, San Francisco and Palo Alto and programmes in place with China and India. Through various international assignments, longstanding relationships and associations, we work with the international business community on a daily basis.


We have a number of Partners in our offices who have a dedicated focus on our international strategy. More...