Claire Lord


Claire is a Corporate Partner and Head of our Governance and Compliance Team.

Claire’s practice is made up of both transactional and advisory work. On the transactional side, Claire practices in the area of corporate structures and re-organisations, both international and domestic, and on the advisory side, Claire advises a number of our corporate clients on technical company law and corporate governance type matters. 

Claire’s team provides a comprehensive company law and company secretarial compliance service to several hundred Irish companies.


  • Corporate governance
  • Company law
  • Corporate restructuring
  • Company secretarial support, advice and guidance

Representative Matters

  • Acted on the sale of Boulder Media Limited to Hasbro, Inc., the American multinational toy company.
  • Advises a number of companies connected with Irish Residential Properties, REIT PLC on company law and corporate governance matters, to include their statutory obligations under the Companies Act 2014, maintenance of company records and general company secretarial compliance.
  • Advises many corporate clients on the restructuring of their groups, particularly in respect of the company law and transfer of undertaking considerations.

Speaking Engagements & Teaching

  • A regular speaker on company law and matters of corporate governance. 
  • Lead author of the fifth edition of Jordan’s Irish Company Secretarial Precedents (2016). 
  • Google+
  • LinkedIn

Areas of Expertise

Corporate Governance & Compliance Corporate Law Company Law

Professional Memberships

Institute of Directors

Irish Taxation Institute


University College Dublin (BBLS)

Associate of the Irish Taxation Institute (AITI)