James Riordan

Jim Riordan is a Partner in our Corporate & Commercial Department.

Jim is an experienced commercial lawyer with a broad range of expertise in diverse areas such as:

  • Commercial agreements
  • Franchise agreements
  • Purchase and sale of businesses
  • Corporate restructuring
  • Company Insolvency, including Receiverships, Liquidations and Examinerships
  • Bank restructuring
  • Competition

Jim has acted for many years as General Counsel for a number of large corporations. He prides himself on his availability to his clients and his main strength is his unrivalled combination of specialist knowledge and clear considered advice informed by commercial realities.

Jim, a Cork Native, received his B.C.L. Degree from U.C.C in 1972 and qualified as a solicitor in 1973. He did post graduate work in European Community Law and Company Law in U.C.C. whilst in his initial years of practice and was admitted to the New York Bar in 1983.