The team advises a wide range of public authorities, utilities and private sector entities.
The team’s extensive experience on procurement includes advising on the procurement strategy for large projects, guiding clients through all steps of the procurement process, from the initial advertisement through to debriefing of unsuccessful tenderers, including drafting/advising on all procurement documents. The team also has an excellent track record in advising clients on the enforcement of the public procurement rules, both in defending and initiating procurement challenges.
On the competition side, our experience includes advising on merger control, cartels, abuse of dominance, state aid, dawn raids and compliance programmes.
As a full service firm, we draw on the skills and technical knowledge of lawyers from other parts of the firm including construction, employment, corporate, commercial, property and litigation, enhancing our ability to deliver practical and commercial solutions to clients.
On the procurement aspects of Higher Education PPP Bundles 1 and 2 and Social Housing PPP Bundle 3
National Paediatric Hospital Development Board
On the procurement of a car park concession contract at the NCH in Dublin
Advised EirGrid and its French counterpart, Réseau de Transport d’Electricité, on the procurement aspects of the Celtic Interconnector project, a subsea electricity link between Ireland and France
The OGP on numerous procurement competitions for goods and services
I found the practice very innovative and willing to work with us to find solutions to ensure our project is successful. This willingness to work on finding solutions benefitted our company.
Access to partner level support and advice at all times.
Solution focused while providing clear and concise advice.
The team is very strong and knowledgeable in this area – and provide practical solution focused advice.
Really understand our needs.
Very proactive & solution focused.
Very responsive and well informed
Renowned for their subject matter expertise and excellent, proactive services.
This practice have the ability to unpick complex legal and procurement issues and provide solution-focused advice.
Full-service team, very responsive, with practical and succinct advice provided at all times.