Lawyer Monthly - Legal Awards 2021

Jon Legorburu Partner and Head of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution ByrneWallace LLP Email: T: + 353 1 691 5494 Contact 33 The team has extensive experience advising on inquiries, investigations, and in reputation, crisis and risk management situations. About ByrneWallace LLP ByrneWallace LLP is one of Ireland’s largest full service law firms. A forward thinking Irish law firm, it focuses on securing the best possible outcomes for its clients and is dedicated to the protection and promotion of its clients’ interests through the provision of expert legal services. This expertise is borne out of close to half a century of delivering high professional standards and developing some of the most talented lawyers in Ireland. ByrneWallace LLP offers a diversity of expertise that covers all significant areas of Irish law. It has one of Ireland’s largest dedicated litigation and dispute resolution practices which has the capacity and breadth of expertise to advise across all key industry sectors, and handles substantial enforcement projects and complex, high profile cases both domestically and internationally. The team’s expertise includes landmark cases in the areas of corporate, intellectual property, debt collection, competition law, tax, regulatory affairs, insurance, corporate crime and property/construction matters. The team has extensive experience advising on inquiries, investigations, and in reputation, crisis and risk management situations. The firm adopts a partner-led approach which fosters greater collaboration, a stronger connection to its clients and enables it to harness the collective experience of the team. In recognition of the firm’s commitment to delivering an excellent service to its clients and legal expertise, ByrneWallace LLP has been awarded a number of national and international awards over the years. ByrneWallace LLP is the only top ten law firm in Ireland with Lexcel accreditation - the international quality mark of excellence in practice management and client service – and was the first large Irish law firm certified with ISO 27001 - the recognised international standard for information security management. ByrneWallace LLP conducts business locally, regionally and on a national and international basis with links to firms across Europe, the USA and Australasia. About Jon Legorburu Jon Legorburu is Head of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department at ByrneWallace LLP, and is one of Ireland's leading public sector and commercial litigation lawyers. He is also one of Ireland's foremost practitioners in the areas of regulatory investigations as well as corporate and white collar crime, responsible for anchoring large-scale project-based investigations and legal proceedings in the financial services, health, and insurance sectors. Jon’s recent work has been at the forefront of the COVID-19 response and major cyber-security issues. Jon advises clients on litigation and dispute resolution matters as well as high profile, strategic and organisational matters, which often involve the delivery of mission-critical advices involving a number of cross-cutting legal areas and specialisms. These matters range from individual case management to litigation risk, organisation-wide initiatives, policy transformation, governance and risk management, and funding issues. Before joining ByrneWallace LLP in 2010, Jon worked in Slaughter and May in the United Kingdom, and Chapman Tripp in New Zealand. LAWYER MONTHLY LEGAL AWARDS 2021 Areas of Expertise • Brexit • Commercial Disputes including Strategic Advice on Risk Management • Corporate Crime, Regulatory Investigations and Enforcement • Corporate Transactional Litigation • COVID-19 • Cybercrime/Cybersecurity • Crisis Management • EU, Competition and Regulated Markets • Financial Services Regulatory Investigations • Insurance Litigation and Advisory • Intellectual Property • International/FDI • Litigation and Dispute Resolution • Technology

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