UK law firm Simmons & Simmons opens Dublin office
Firm intends to grow to 40 staff over the next three years
UK headquartered law firm Simmons & Simmons has opened in Dublin, attracting partners from Mason Hayes & Curran and A&L Goodbody. Photograph: iStock
London headquartered international law firm Simmons & Simmons has established a Dublin presence with plans to welcome ten partners and 30 additional staff over the next three years.
Simmons had been gearing up for the opening having appointed Fionán Breathnach, who was previously head of investment funds and financial regulatory practice at Mason Hayes and Curran, to lead the office. Mr Breathnach has 23 years experience in the financial services industry.