Gerard Coll is a Partner in the firm’s Corporate Law Department. He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, commercial contracts and general corporate law.
Admitted as a solicitor in 1982
B.C.L. (1978), University College, Dublin
LL.M. European Law (1982), University of Amsterdam
Former National Vice President in Ireland of the Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats (AIJA), he has served as a member on the Commercial Law Committee of the Law Society.
Achievements and Endorsements
Gerard has written numerous articles on commercial law issues for various publications.
For some years, he has featured in the guide to the world’s leading M&A lawyers.
“Gerard has experience in cross-border acquisitions…he often acts for clients hailing from the IT and media sectors.”
Chambers Global, 2021
“Gerard is very experienced, knowledgeable and extremely capable.”
Chambers Europe, 2020
“Gerard Coll handles cross-border acquisitions and divestments, acting for buyers and sellers. Clients appreciate his responsiveness and availability”
Chambers Global, 2019
“Gerard has considerable experience working with domestic and international public and private companies on transactional and structuring matters”
Chambers Europe, 2018
Gerard Coll is described as “very thorough, detailed and organised” by clients.
Chambers Europe, 2017
Gerard Coll offers over three decades of experience in domestic and cross-border transactional and corporate restructuring matters.
Chambers Global, 2016
Gerard Coll is “very precise and very reactive – he turns work around quickly and is very supportive.”
Chambers Global, 2015
Gerard Coll “pays great attention to detail.”
Legal 500 EMEA, 2014
Gerard Coll is valued by his clients as “tenacious, dedicated and flexible.”
Gerard Coll gives “expert advice.”
Legal 500, 2013