Peter Bolger


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Peter is a partner in our Commercial Team. His practice focuses on domestic and cross-border IP and commercial transactions, IP strategy and prosecution and Tech law. Peter has a substantial practice in privacy law advising in respect of compliance, transfers, policies and audits in Irish and International data protection matters.

Peter often works alongside the Firm’s Corporate and Tax teams. Peter’s clients vary from multinational, household names to start-up and emerging companies. Peter is both a solicitor and an Irish and European Trade Mark Attorney.

Peter is ranked tier 1 in Ireland (1 of only 4) by the World Trademark Review.


  • Commercial Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Data Protection
  • Information Technology

Representative Matters

  • Advising a large multinational on the IP, IT and commercial aspects of a cross-border transaction.
  • Advising a leading technology company on data protection compliance in Ireland.
  • Advising a large multinational in relation to international purchasing and supply agreements.


World Trademark Review, 2017

"marries corporate-commercial expertise with trademark law. He is highly knowledgeable about both Irish and EU law and provides excellent counsel”.

World Trademark Review, 2016

"lauded for his responsiveness and commercial nous"

Speaking Engagements & Teaching

Peter is part of the adjunct faculty of the Law Society of Ireland and lectures and tutors on IP, IT and commercial law issues to trainee and qualified solicitors.

“Staying within Legal Lines, On-Line”, Fundraising Ireland Annual Conference, May 2013

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Areas of Expertise

Commercial Contracts & Sourcing Media & Telecoms Intellectual Property Law Privacy & Data Security Brexit

Professional Memberships

IP and Data Protection Committee of the Law Society of Ireland

INTA (Committee Member)

European Communities Trademark Association


BCL, University College Dublin

LLM (Commercial Law), University College Dublin