Brendan Fox, Partner - A&L Goodbody

Brendan Fox

Brendan Fox is a Partner based in our Belfast office and is a member of the Litigation Department. He specialises in the areas of Intellectual Property, Construction Litigation, Dispute Resolution and Real Estate Litigation.


Brendan has acted for a wide range of clients including Architects, Quantity Surveyors, Consulting Engineers, Developers and Housing Associations in procurement and construction disputes. He has acted for Kingspan Building Products Limited, Stothers (M&E) Limited and Peninsula Construction Limited as well as many leading brand names in his Intellectual Property practice such as Smith Kline Beecham plc, Metso Minerals, Dyson Limited, Nokia Limited and Philips Electronics.  

Market Recommendations

  • "very professional and extremely dedicated." (Chambers UK 2017)
  • Brendan is "extremely dedicated to the welfare of his clients…nothing fazes him. He is an experienced practitioner with particular strength in high-value disputes." (Chambers UK 2016)
  • "With Brendan there is no waste, no unnecessary calls or voluminous tracts of paper so he is quite efficient, which is ideal." (Chambers UK 2015)
  • "Brendan is renowned for his litigation expertise…he is very well respected." (Legal 500 UK 2015)


  • LLB, Queens University Belfast, 1989
  • Solicitor, Law Society of Northern Ireland, 1991

Professional Activities

Brendan is a member of the Law Society of Northern Ireland and he lecturers and writes extensively in the areas of Construction and Intellectual Property.

Brendan Fox

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very experienced and very effective litigator

(Chambers UK 2014)