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Neil O’Gorman

Senior Associate Solicitor

T: +353 61 445547
E: [email protected]

Neil O’Gorman is a Senior Associate Solicitor in our corporate and commercial department, having joined the firm in 2016 from William Fry Solicitors, where he worked since 2009.

Neil specialises in all corporate and commercial law matters, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate investments, shareholder arrangements, share incentive schemes, commercial contracts and intellectual property. He has extensive experience acting for a wide range of clients, including national and international organisations, from publicly traded companies to start-ups and corporate investors, agricultural co-operatives and private clients.

Holmes O'Malley Sexton has particular expertise in the education sector, where the team represents a number of universities, but also acts for a range of state and semi-state bodies and statutory corporations. The practice has advised on judicial review proceedings, disputes in the public sector, complaints and investigations, and public procurement issues. Based in the firm's Limerick and Dublin offices, managing partner Harry Fehily has extensive experience of judicial reviews and regulatory investigations, while Pat McInerney regularly acts for public bodies in litigation, including professional negligence, defamation, breach of contract and property-related cases.
Public Sector – Legal 500 EMEA 2020
‘Excellent client service and a professional and experienced team.‘ ‘George Kennedy and associates Shane Costelloe and Neil O’Gorman are professional, flexible and show a passion for the ultimate success of their client’s business.‘ ‘Managing partner Harry Fehily has an innate talent for client service.’
Corporate, Commercial and M&A – Legal 500 EMEA 2020
Based across the firm's offices in Dublin, Limerick and Cork, the 'strong' team at Holmes O'Malley Sexton is especially active in M&A transactions, although it also advises on corporate investments, group restructurings, joint ventures and corporate governance. The team counts major domestic companies among its clients, particularly in the engineering and construction, healthcare, aviation, and food and agribusiness sectors. Dublin-based practice head George Kennedy is praised for his 'energy and enthusiasm' and 'always-on service'. In addition to corporate transactions, he regularly advises on risk awareness and mitigation.
Corporate, Commercial and M&A – Legal 500 EMEA 2020
"HOMS Solicitors introduced us to our strategic investor and executed on the transaction on time and on budget. First class."
PJ Flanagan, CEO of H&MV Engineering
“HOMS Solicitors are very strong, both on legal technicalities and the practicalities of closing agreements with different international parties”
Matthias Sierig, Deloitte, in connection with acquisition of BUCAS
Holmes O'Malley Sexton’s team is led by the ‘outstanding’ George Kennedy, who is based in Dublin; Kennedy advised the shareholders on the sale of Barringtons Hospital to Bons Secours Group. In Limerick, senior associate Shane Costelloe impresses with his ‘work rate and attention to detail’.
Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Legal 500 EMEA 2018
Winner of Best Employer: Talent Development and Workplace Wellness Award 2017
Limerick Chamber Regional Business Awards

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