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John is a Partner in William Fry’s Technology Group, the most experienced technology law team in the Irish market. He specialises in complex and large scale technology and outsourcing transactions including systems integration and implementation arrangements, licensing, IT and business process outsourcings and cloud services.

John is also a specialist in the area of privacy, data protection and cyber security law and advises on general compliance, data transfers, hosting, issue management and best practice. He has gained particular experience of advising technology, life sciences and financial services organisations on major outsourcings and on ‘big data’ projects including the procurement and deployment of FinTech. 

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Ireland > Data privacy and data protection

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John O’ConnorWilliam Fry

William Fry advises clients on the launch of new products, data processing agreements, GDPR compliance, and international transfers of data. The practice is also involved in litigation related to data protection regulation. Clients includes technology companies, manufacturers, and retailers. David Cullen leads the practice, as well as heading up the overall technology team; he is experienced in advising on the contractual arrangements of large-scale IT projects, as well as handling data protection disputes. Leo Moore‘s practice includes advisory GDPR work and matters related to outsourcing. John O’Connor is another name to note.

Ireland > Information technology

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John O’ConnorWilliam Fry

William Fry handles technology matters including advising on technology service agreements, regulatory issues surrounding the rollout of new products, and strategic partnerships in this sector. The practice is also highly active in advising on M&A transactions involving technology companies. The team, which is praised by clients as ‘very experienced, responsive and commercially savvy‘, is led by David Cullen, a specialist in technology contracts and data protection work. Leo Moore is ‘very experienced and commercially astute‘ and John O’Connor handles commercial transactions including outsourcing and licensing agreements.