Current Opportunities

We directly hire for all areas of the business. For further details, please contact our dedicated recruiter, Liz Giltinane on Liz.Giltinane@mccannfitzgerald.com.

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Key Responsibilities

You will be part of a team working on innovative deals at the leading edge of real estate practice. You will have an opportunity to work on the full range of practice areas, including:

  • Traditional work for institutional clients (Irish and international) such as purchase, sale and refinancing, letting, joint ventures, as well as gaining leading experience in landlord and tenant matters.
  • Mandates involving close collaboration with our market-leading construction practice, on substantial developments of offices, multi-use schemes and projects.
  • Working with our market-leading real estate finance team, acting for banks and non-bank lenders and borrowers on a range of transactions.
  • Advising on newer asset classes in new sectors, such as student accommodation, private rented sector (PRS) and health care.
  • Working as part of wider teams within the firm on significant projects in the green energy space.

Experience, Knowledge & Skills

The successful candidate will have:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • A team player attitude.

Education

The successful candidate will:

  • Be qualified as a solicitor (ideally 2-4 yrs PQE) in Ireland or England and Wales.
  • Have a strong academic record.

Applications

Applications are made through email and should be accompanied by a full curriculum vitae. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion for more information, please contact Liz Giltinane on +353 1 6071713.

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Key Responsibilities

You will be part of a team working on innovative deals at the leading edge of corporate practice. You will have an opportunity to work on the full range of practice areas, including:

  • Drafting and negotiation of technology supply and implementation agreements, software development agreements, software licences, IT services agreements and Software Support agreements.
  • Outsourcing projects in both the public and private sectors.
  • All aspects of data protection law, including advising on and assisting clients in meeting obligations under the current data protection law regime and preparing for the application of the GDPR.
  • Freedom of information and access to information on the environment matters, including advising on requests and appeals.
  • E-commerce related matters including drafting on-line sale terms and conditions, user terms and conditions and website privacy statements.
  • Non-contentious intellectual property, including drafting and negotiating assignment, licensing, collaboration, technology transfer, franchising, distribution, agency, sponsorship and naming rights agreements.

Experience, Knowledge & Skills

The successful candidate will:

  • Have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Have a team player attitude.

Education

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a qualified solicitor (ideally 3+ yrs PQE) in Ireland or England and Wales.
  • Have a strong academic record.

Applications

Applications are made through email and should be accompanied by a full curriculum vitae. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion for more information, please contact Liz Giltinane on +353 1 6071713.

Apply Now

Key Responsibilities

You will be part of a team working on innovative deals at the leading edge of corporate practice. You will have an opportunity to work on the full range of practice areas, including:

  • Drafting and negotiation of technology supply and implementation agreements software development agreements, software licences, IT services agreements and Software Support agreements.
  • Outsourcing projects in both the public and private sectors.
  • All aspects of data protection law, including advising on and assisting clients in meeting obligations under the current data protection law regime and preparing for the application of the GDPR.
  • Freedom of information and access to information on the environment matters, including advising on requests and appeals.
  • E-commerce related matters including drafting on-line sale terms and conditions, user terms and conditions and website privacy statements.
  • Non-contentious intellectual property, including drafting and negotiating assignment, licensing, collaboration, technology transfer, franchising, distribution, agency, sponsorship and naming rights agreements.

Experience, Knowledge & Skills

The successful candidate will:

  • Have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Have a team player attitude.

Education

The successful candidate will::

  • Be a qualified solicitor (0-3 yrs PQE) in Ireland or England and Wales.
  • Have a strong academic record.

Applications

Applications are made through email and should be accompanied by a full curriculum vitae. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion for more information, please contact Liz Giltinane on +353 1 6071713

Apply Now

The Role

McCann FitzGerald is a premier corporate law firm, employing over 550 people. We have a highly experienced Tax Group working across all transaction types and sectors. We combine leading tax law expertise with strategic and commercial insight to create innovative and integrated solutions. The Corporate Tax team is seeking to recruit an additional team member who is interested in pursuing a busy and varied career in Tax.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate would be part of a team advising on all of the tax aspects of:

  • corporate reorganisation, restructurings and inward investment into Ireland
  • mergers, demergers, acquisitions, disposal, public offerings and corporate finance generally
  • private equity transactions from initial investment to exit
  • property transactions
  • share based remunerations schemes

Experience, Knowldge & Skills

This role will suit someone who is keen to pursue a career in tax within a top tier firm.

  • The work is technically challenging and affords an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to gain exposure to a wide variety of very interesting tax work.
  • You may be a qualified lawyer or accountant with 2/3 years PQE in a tax environment that is keen for an opportunity to work in a top tier law firm.
  • The successful candidate would be expected to display initiative and enthusiasm in his or her approach to work, perform to a high standard while meeting deadlines, have excellent communication skills and work on a variety of transactions at any one time.

Education

The successful candidate will have:

  • an excellent academic record
  • a suitable professional qualification
  • A tax qualification

Applications

Applications should be accompanied by a full curriculum vitae and emailed to Liz Giltinane via the application link below:

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Legal Review Analyst

We provide the highest quality legal advice and representation to Irish and overseas clients. Our clients are principally in the corporate, financial and business sectors and we also advise government entities and many state bodies.

The Data Investigation Group within McCann FitzGerald is a core team responsible for managing legal projects. These projects include e-discovery, due diligence, data access requests, verification, employment investigations and other work that involves volume data review and other work arising. The Group incorporates excellence in data review and analysis, with first class process efficiency and best in class technology.

The Data Investigation Group is seeking to hire full time, highly motivated solicitors who can work well as part of this core team or on their own, who will work under the supervision of the designated senior associate and/or the Director of Data Investigations. This is a unique opportunity to join an innovative group which we expect to be regarded as a centre of excellence and a market leader in the Irish Market.

Responsibilities will include

  • Document review and analysis
  • Project support and preparation and execution of project plans, under supervision

Experience,Knowledge & Skills

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Technical ability i.e. familiarity with document management software a plus
  • Excel proficiency
  • Strong organisational and coordination skills

Education

The successful candidate will have:

  • A law degree
  • Be a qualified solicitor 1 year plus PQE

Applications

Applications should be accompanied by a full curriculum vitae and emailed to Liz Giltinane via the application link below:

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Key Responsibilities

  • Advising on EU and Irish merger control, as well as other regulatory approval processes, in M&A transactions across multiple sectors
  • Advising existing clients from across the public and private sectors on application of EU and Irish competition law to their businesses
  • Assisting clients in responding to regulatory/competition law inquiries including in response to enforcement action such as dawn raids and witness summonses
  • Advising businesses and senior executives on potential civil and criminal liability and prosecution risk for corporate crimes
  • Advising on EU State aid rules
  • Advising on Irish communications, broadcasting, and other sector specific regulatory regimes
  • Advising on EU law generally and international trade law

Experience, Knowledge and Skills

  • A minimum of 2+ years PQE with a particular focus on Competition, Regulated Markets, EU & Trade Law
  • A strong technical and academic interest and ability in the area
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement and decision-making with an ability to push through projects
  • Excellent organisational and prioritisation skills
  • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • A strong interest in maintaining, developing and sharing relevant legal knowledge

Education

The successful candidate will:

  • Have an excellent academic background
  • Hold at least a 2.1 honours degree in any discipline
  • Be qualified as a solicitor Ireland and / or England and Wales

Applications

Applications should be accompanied by a full curriculum vitae and emailed to Liz Giltinane via the application link below:

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Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will become part of a well-established team which engages in a variety of transactional and advisory work, including:

  • Advising in relation to construction and real estate finance with a particular emphasis on financing transactions involving qualifying investor alternative investment funds (QIAIFs)
  • Working closely with our Loan Portfolios Team in advising vendors and purchasers of loan portfolios together with the institutions financing those acquisitions and work, in conjunction with other members of our Insolvency and Restructuring Team, in relatio
  • Acquisition financing
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Mezzanine financing

Experience, Knowledge and Skills

The successful candidate will have:

  • A minimum of 2+ years PQE with a particular focus on Corporate Banking
  • Strong drafting skills
  • Proficient research skills
  • A strong analytical ability
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement and decision making
  • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills; the ability to manage a busy workload and meet client needs on a consistent basis
  • A keen interest in maintaining, developing and sharing relevant legal knowledge

Education

The successful candidate will:

  • Have an excellent academic background
  • Hold at least a 2.1 honours degree in any related discipline
  • Be qualified as a solicitor Ireland and/or England and Wales

Applications

Applications should be accompanied by a full curriculum vitae and emailed to Liz Giltinane via the application link below:

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Key Responsibilities

Advising clients on the full spectrum of construction activities from the initial drafting and negotiation of contracts, mid-stream construction advice through to final resolution of disputes post-construction, which include:

  • Procurement strategy including EU procurement issues
  • Contract structures and drafting
  • Drafting and negotiation of construction contracts, professional appointments, bonds, guarantees, collateral warranties and associated documents
  • Contracting alternatives such as framework and partnering arrangements
  • Risk analysis and management
  • Bonds and securities
  • Project insurance
  • Project administration
  • Construction dispute management (including litigation, arbitration, conciliation, mediation and adjudication and other ADRs)

Experience, Knowledge and Skills

The successful candidate will have:

  • A minimum of 2+ years PQE in a construction practice
  • A strong analytical ability
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement and decision making
  • Ability to work in pressurised situations
  • Excellent organisational and prioritisation skills; the ability to manage a busy workload and meet client needs on a consistent basis
  • A strong interest in maintaining, developing and sharing relevant legal knowledge

Education

The successful candidate will:

  • Have an excellent academic background
  • Hold at least a 2.1 honours degree in any discipline
  • Be qualified as a solicitor or barrister in Ireland or England and Wales

Applications

Applications should be accompanied by a full curriculum vitae and emailed to Liz Giltinane via the application link below:

Apply Now