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Beauchamps, Mark Pery-Knox-Gore, Dublin, IRELAND

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Mark Pery-Knox-Gore

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Corporate & commercial, Public & regulatory


Mark is a partner in our corporate & commercial team. Mark works with clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors on a range of corporate and commercial matters.

Mark has significant experience in advisory work in the areas of business regulation, corporate governance, public administration, grants/funding and commercial agreements.

Mark’s charity and not for profit clients include national and international healthcare, childcare, disability and poverty relief / homelessness organisations, as well as religious congregations and educational bodies. He also has an extensive public sector practice.

Recent experience

  • Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General on a range of issues relating to its auditing and reporting functions under the Comptroller and Auditor General (Amendment) Act 1993
  • Charities Regulatory Authority on a wide range of matters arising out of the Charities Act 2009
  • Ordnance Survey Ireland on commercial issues relating to the sale and re-use of mapping data
  • Nearly 60 community development companies on their merger into local development partnerships, a project carried out under the auspices of Pobal
  • Extern, a North / South youth support charity, on closer integration of its companies from a management and corporate governance perspective
  • Foróige, the National Youth Development Organisation, on the implementation of its corporate governance review


  • Former representative of the Law Society of Ireland on the Company Law Review Group
  • Former Chairman of the Business Law Committee of the Law Society of Ireland
  • Former non-executive director of an adoption agency
  • Regular speaker on the Companies Act 2014, business regulation and corporate governance for public bodies at seminars and training sessions organised by the Law Society of Ireland, local solicitors' bar associations, Public Affairs Ireland and CPA Ireland
  • Member of the Law Society of Ireland


  • Bachelor of Arts (University of Oxford, 1978)
  • Solicitor (Law Society of Ireland, 1982)


Public sector

Within: Public sector

Beauchamps advises clients including the Charities Regulator, the National Disability Authority and the Health Information Quality Authority on public and regulatory law at national, EU and international level. EU, competition and procurement specialist Dorit McCann and Mark Pery-Knox-Gore, who counts a number of charities and not-for-profit organisations among his clients, are the key contacts.

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