L to R: Tara Kelly and Niall Collins
Tara’s primary area of practice is Irish and EU competition law. She has extensive experience in advising clients on complex merger control. Tara also advises on antitrust investigations, competition compliance, competition law issues arising from commercial contracts, and the intersection between privacy & competition law.
She represents clients from a broad range of industries including energy, pharmaceuticals, food and beverage, telecommunications, hospitality, technology, automotive and financial services.
Commenting on her appointment, Niall Collins, Partner and Head of Competition & Antitrust, said “We are delighted to announce Tara’s appointment. Her international experience further enhances the reputation of our market-leading practice. Tara is a real team player, with a loyal and dedicated client base forged from delivering the right outcomes in difficult cases.”
Tara added “I am delighted to join the partnership and continue the team’s focus on providing our clients with commercially-focused advice that helps them achieve the best possible results for their organisations.”
Tara was previously a senior associate with the firm. Prior to joining the firm, she practised with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in both London and New York.