Bryan is a partner and head of the employment practice at Matheson. He advises on a variety of aspects of employment law, both contentious and non-contentious. This work includes advising on senior executive service agreements and termination strategies for international employers, defence work in contentious employment litigation matters and all employment aspects of commercial transactions. He also regularly advises employers on internal grievance and disciplinary processes, with particular focus on senior executive level employees.
Bryan’s clients include a broad base of leading international companies and financial institutions, requiring diverse advice on compliance, operational and management issues in running their Irish business. Due to his involvement in some of the largest Irish and cross border corporate transactions in recent years, Bryan has also built up considerable experience in the employment aspects of commercial projects and reorganisations when acting for foreign purchasers, including TUPE, employee relocation and post-acquisition restructuring. He has also led the employment due diligence on a number of high value private equity investments and acquisitions, covering numerous industry and regulated sectors in both the public and private sector.
As a fluent Spanish speaker, Bryan also advises many leading Spanish companies on employment law issues in their Irish operations.