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A&L Goodbody

A&L Goodbody  

Legal Services | California, USA

https://www.algoodbody.com/offices/palo-alto
tel: +1 650 798 5183 | fax: +1 650 798 5001
228 Hamilton Avenue | Palo Alto | California | 94301 | USA


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John Coman

John ComanPartner

A&L Goodbody's Overview

A&L Goodbody is one of Ireland's leading corporate law firms. The Firm has 105 partners and employs over 800 legal staff. Headquartered in Dublin, with offices in Belfast, London, New York, San Francisco and Palo Alto, it has specialist teams across all practice areas of Irish corporate law.

For over 100 years A&L Goodbody has been at the centre of corporate Ireland, advising some of the largest and most influential corporates, both domestic and international. With a large operation in Belfast, A&L Goodbody has advised on the most challenging and complex assignments for national and multinational corporations, financial institutions and government on an all-island basis. The firm has also acted for more than 600 of the world’s leading corporations and advisors interacting with Ireland. This is supported by offices in London, New York, San Francisco and Palo Alto. The lawyers based in these offices provide Irish legal advice to multinational corporations and the international business community; and have significant international experience, working closely with international law firms and other professional services advisors.

A&L Goodbody is continually ranked as the No. 1 Irish law firm by many international publications such as The Legal 500, Chambers & Partners and the International Financial Law Review.

  • Lawyers Worldwide: 530

Notable

Areas of Practice
  • Commercial & Technology
  • Commercial Property
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Finance
  • FinTech
  • Investing in Ireland
  • Life Sciences
  • Privacy & Data Security
  • Tax
Articles

High Court Blocks Illegal Live Streaming of Premier League Games
A&L Goodbody, September 2019

 For the first time, the Irish High Court has been asked to make a blocking order in regard to the illegal live streaming of Premier League games. Instead of watching Premier League games through legitimate and licensed services, some people were seeking to do so free of charge. The Court granted the blocking order, requiring five Irish ISPs (including  Eir,  Sky Ireland Ltd, Sky Subscribers Services Ltd, Virgin Media Ireland Ltd  and Vodafone Ireland Ltd ) to block illegal live streaming of Premier League games...

The Climate Action Plan 2019: Agriculture, Forestry and Land Use
A&L Goodbody, July 2019

Currently, 33% of Ireland's Greenhouse Gas emissions are produced as a result of agricultural activities. In order to reduce emissions there must be a change in farming methods; opportunities are also present in the areas of forestry, bioenergy and land-use practices. While reducing emissions, policy in this area must also aim to: Maintain the "green" brand image of Irish food exports abroad ("Origin Green" etc.). Maintain good prices for producers. Improve production methods to meet the increasingly environmentally-conscious expectations of consumers...

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Press

A&L Goodbody Named 'Northern Ireland Corporate Law Firm of the Year'
A&L Goodbody, March 2018

A&L Goodbody has been named 'Corporate Law Firm of the Year' at the Insider Dealmaker Awards, held last night in Belfast’s Waterfront Hall. The award was once again presented to A&L Goodbody in recognition of its involvement in some of the most significant deals in 2017, including the sale of Vita Liberata to Crown Laboratories and sale of Moy Park to Pilgrim's Pride. Mark Thompson, Head of A&L Goodbody's Belfast office commented: "Receiving this prestigious accolade is a well-deserved recognition of our industry-leading team in Belfast. Corporate activity in Northern Ireland continued to improve in 2017 with some significant deals coming to market...

A&L Goodbody wins intellectual property award
A&L Goodbody, March 2018

A&L Goodbody has been named 'Ireland (Contentious) Firm of the Year 2018' by the leading international publication Managing Intellectual Property (MIP), at an awards ceremony in London. Having previously been awarded Irish law firm of the year in 2016, 2014 and 2013 by MIP, this accolade reinforces the firm's strength and reputation in this field. The annual MIP awards recognise the leading firms in each jurisdiction across Europe, Middle East and Africa. Winning firms are selected due to the innovative and challenging IP work they advise on. John Whelan, Head of Commercial & Technology at A&L Goodbody, commented: "We are delighted to have received this award...

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Blogs

Ireland IP & Technology Law Blog
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A&L Goodbody is an Irish law firm providing expert legal advice across every aspect of business law. The Firm advises a broad domestic and international client base in both the private and public sectors, across the island of Ireland.

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