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McDowell Purcell and Barry Doyle & Co. Merger




We are delighted to announce the merger of Barry Doyle and Co., one of Ireland’s leading environmental and planning law practices, with McDowell Purcell, with effect from Monday, 19th November 2018. Commenting on the merger, JP McDowell, Managing Partner of McDowell Purcell said: “We are delighted to welcome Partners Alan Doyle and Maeve Larkin, and the extended team to the firm.  This merger illustrates the firm’s ambitions for growth as we continue to bolster our capabilities in key areas of Regulatory Law such as Environmental, Planning and European Law in order to meet our clients’ expanding needs.” Alan Doyle, Partner, added: “We are very pleased to join McDowell Purcell.  Our unique expertise, particularly in the area of Environmental and Planning Law, represents a very good fit with McDowell Purcell’s unrivalled regulatory offering.  Furthermore, the firm’s wide range of specialist services will further enhance our ability to continue to service our clients.”