John is the firm’s managing partner and practices in the areas of company and commercial law, charity law and regulatory law.  He is an experienced practitioner advising both Irish and multinational PLCs in relation to Company Law and commercial matters (including commercial property issues); he has advised representative bodies in relation to negotiations with the Department of Health for the delivery of national healthcare services, and has also represented clients in competition law proceedings in the Irish High Court.  John has extensive crisis management experience dealing with potential reputational damage for bodies including potential breaches of data protection, employment and pension issues, and advice on corporate governance issues.