Mr Simon Hannigan > Arthur Cox > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

Arthur Cox
D02 T380

Work Department

Real Estate


Simon is a partner in the Real Estate Group and advises on all aspects of commercial real estate including development, construction, property finance, commercial, landlord and tenant and portfolio acquisition.


Simon has a broad practice encompassing all aspects of real estate and commercial property work, including acquisition, disposal and financing of asset portfolios and loan portfolios, negotiation of commercial leases and agreements for lease for both landlords and tenants, property aspects of liquidations, receiverships and examinerships and advising on the acquisition, development and disposal of data centres and multi-family and PRF schemes.


English and French


Law Society of Ireland, Dublin Solicitors Bar Association, Former Chairperson of the Society of Young Solicitors in Ireland.


LL.B (Hons) 2001, Trinity College Dublin; Diploma in Applied Finance Law, Law Society of Ireland; Diploma in Commercial Conveyancing, Law Society of Ireland; Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland, 2005.

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Real estate

The ‘second to none’ real estate team at Arthur Cox is a popular choice for some of the largest and most innovative commercial property transactions in Ireland, including the most substantial development projects progressing in the country today. The team works alongside the commercial property team in Northern Ireland to assist with cross-boarder real estate transactions, and is also able to leverage the strength of the firm’s tax, finance and corporate practices. Described by one client as ‘one of the most talented real estate attorneys our company has ever worked with’, Deirdre Barrett is a key name to note; she specialises in investment acquisitions and disposals. Other key members of the team include practice head Kenneth EganDeirdre Sheehan and Simon Hannigan.