Nicola Dunleavy is a partner in Matheson’s commercial litigation and dispute resolution department. Nicola has a broad commercial litigation, investigations and arbitration practice. Much of her work crosses borders, representing international companies doing business in and through Ireland. Nicola’s clients include companies active in the pharmaceutical, chemicals, food and drink, waste, water, energy, mining, and transport sectors. Nicola and her team represent clients in regulatory investigations in these sectors, and in defending criminal prosecutions. Nicola leads Matheson’s arbitration team and is also co-head of Matheson’s environmental and planning group.

Nicola is an associate of the Irish Taxation Institute and an associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. She is a frequent speaker at conferences and workshops on regulatory enforcement and on commercial litigation and arbitration.