Robert Dickson


Robert is a partner in our Corporate team. He advises on private mergers and acquisitions, private equity, corporate investments, joint ventures and shareholders’ agreements, reorganisations, partnerships and venture capital.

Robert advises a broad range of Irish and international clients in the financial services, energy, healthcare, telecommunications, food, professional services, aviation, entertainment and life sciences sectors.

Robert joined Mason Hayes & Curran in January 2018. He has extensive international experience, having trained, qualified and practised in the Corporate department at Herbert Smith, London, and having subsequently practised in Arnold & Porter’s Corporate team in London.



  • Corporate law
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Private Equity
  • Joint Ventures
  • Shareholders’ Agreements and investments
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Establishments
  • Partnerships
  • Venture capital 
  • Intragroup Restructurings

Representative Matters

  • Advised Elis SA on its agreement to acquire King’s Laundry Limited;
  • Acted for Broadridge on the acquisition of technology/finance business Fundassist Limited;
  • Advised French recruitment firm Groupe Adéquat on its acquisition of a majority stake in Irish recruitment group Sigmar;

Speaking Engagements & Teaching

Robert regularly tutors on company law and legal corporate transactions issues at the Law Society of Ireland.

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Areas of Expertise

Corporate Law Mergers & Acquisitions Company Law Start-Up Law

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Ireland

The Law Society of England and Wales (non-practising)


Trinity College Dublin, BA

BPP London, Legal Practice Course

Nottingham Law School, Graduate Diploma in Law