Michael is a Partner in our Commercial Department. With over 20 years’ experience, he is a regulatory specialist with particular expertise in advising on Irish and EU media and communications regulation.
Michael advises domestic and international clients, including well known video-sharing platforms, on all aspects of Irish and EU audiovisual media services law.
He also advises many high profile online platforms on the regulation of harmful content and online safety regimes, including on the Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill and EU Digital Services Act.
Michael also has intimate knowledge of the Irish and EU telecoms regulatory frameworks.
Prior to joining Mason Hayes & Curran LLP, Michael worked with the telecoms regulator, ComReg. This experience allows him to take a practical and effective approach to engagement with national and EU regulators.