Paul Fahy is Head of the Firm's Tax Department. A&L Goodbody's Tax Department has been consistently ranked as a leading tax practice in the Irish market and was recognised as "Irish Tax Firm of the Year 2017" by the International Tax Review.
Paul specialises in corporate tax and has extensive experience of advising clients on the tax aspects of public and private mergers & acquisitions, group restructurings, inward investment projects, real estate transactions, securitisations, derivatives and structured products. Paul's experience spans across a wide range of industries including pharmaceutical and healthcare, real estate and financial services.
Paul previously worked in London for Slaughter and May.
"Highly responsive, extremely knowledgeable and able to provide advice on the spot." (Chambers Europe 2017)
"Ability to deal with significant complexity in cross-border tax transactions and his intellectual approach." (Chambers Europe 2016)
"Encyclopaedic knowledge of US law." (Chambers Global 2014)
Highly rated and highly proficient. (Who’s Who Legal 2012 and 2013)
Paul has contributed on tax matters to a number of leading legal and tax publications. These include the tax section of the Irish Chapter of a text book on European Cross-Border Mergers and Reorganisations published by Oxford University Press. Paul is a member of the Law Society of Ireland and the American Bar Association.