Peter Law, Partner - A&L Goodbody

Peter Law


Peter Law is a Partner in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department and is widely experienced in all aspects of commercial litigation, including, but not limited to, contractual disputes and professional negligence. He was Head of the Firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department during the years 2003-2007.

Experience

Peter advises both Irish and international clients and semi-state organisations on a wide range of litigation matters. He is presently legal advisor to the Standards in Public Office Commission. He has also acted for the Law Society in various regulatory matters involving solicitors. He has represented various parties before Tribunals of Inquiry and also before public inquiries set up by Parliamentary Committees.

Peter has represented both Inspectors appointed by the High Court under the Companies Act, 1990 and also companies, the subject matter of such investigations. He is experienced in judicial review proceedings, having acted for both Plaintiff and Defendant in such proceedings.

Market Recommendations

  • "A hugely experienced practitioner in contentious matters." (Chambers Global 2016)
  • "Broad litigation experience, he has a strong track record of advising on regulatory matters in the insurance field." (Chambers Europe 2015)
  • "Peter is highly experienced." (Legal 500 2015)
  • "Remains a well-respected practitioner in the field." (Chambers Global 2015)

Education

  • BA, Trinity College Dublin, 1975
  • Solicitor, Law Society of Ireland, 1979

Professional activities

He is presently legal advisor to the Standards in Public Office Commission.

Peter Law

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Areas of expertise

A hugely experienced practitioner in contentious matters

(Chambers Global 2016)