Mr Keith Smith > Arthur Cox > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

Arthur Cox
D02 T380

Work Department

Litigation, Dispute Resolution and Investigations


Keith has considerable experience in dealing with complex commercial litigation, dispute resolution, and investigations. He also has particular expertise in managing large-scale discovery and data management exercises.

Keith has acted in complex disputes across a range of areas including corporate disputes, financial services litigation, aviation disputes, real estate, energy, and technology disputes. Keith also advises clients in non-contentious situations including on risk and due diligence issues in corporate transactions and in court applications required for various forms of corporate restructuring. Keith lectures on and is the external examiner for, the Law Society of Ireland’s Diploma in Commercial Litigation course.


Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland, 2002


Member of Law Society of Ireland
Member of the International Bar Association


LLM, 1998, University College Dublin; BCL, 1997, University College Cork.

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Dispute resolution

Arthur Cox has an outstanding record in big-ticket cases before the Commercial Court. It is experienced in banking and financial services cases, real estate disputes, contentious tax matters and white-collar/corporate crime. The firm is also at the forefront of financial regulatory investigations. The group has successfully brought through a new generation of partners and associates in the last two years to maintain its high standing in the market. Financial services disputes specialist Eve Mulconry leads the team, which includes senior name Andrew Lenny who continues to be rated for financial regulatory investigations. Joanelle O’Cleirigh leads the healthcare and life sciences disputes group. Keith Smith is a leading name in real estate disputes.