We are delighted to announce the appointment of Laura Kearney as a Director in the firm’s Corporate Governance & Compliance team. Laura works with Irish and international clients, from start-up companies to listed and regulated public limited companies, helping them navigate the complex statutory and regulatory environment in Ireland. She also works with companies that need to restructure or reorganise for greater efficiency or to manage any unnecessary risk exposure. Laura advises on all aspects of company law, corporate governance and company secretarial practice, including advice on the impact of the Companies Act 2014 for Irish companies and directors.
Commenting on her appointment Claire Lord, Partner & Head of Corporate Governance & Compliance, Mason Hayes & Curran LLP, said “I am delighted to announce Laura’s appointment as a Director in the Corporate Governance & Compliance team. Laura guides our clients through sometimes complex company law matters, helping them evaluate and manage legal risk.”
Laura added ”I am very pleased to be appointed as a Director in the Corporate Governance & Compliance team and to continue building the reputation of the team, helping clients with pragmatic advice that is commercially-focused.”
A graduate of the National University of Ireland in Galway, Laura was previously a Manager with the firm.