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Gerald has a widespread commercial and financial services litigation experience dealing with complex disputes in London, Dublin, Zurich and Grand Cayman. He has appeared in the High Court and the Court of Appeal in both London and Dublin. Gerald has represented clients across a broad range of sectors including finance, construction, telecommunications and media. Prior to joining Brown Rudnick, Gerald qualified in Dublin and then worked in the London office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher.




Solicitor, Law Society of England & Wales Solicitor, Law Society of Ireland


Law Society of Ireland – Diploma Commercial Litigation, 2008 Lindenwood University – B.A. (Corporate Finance), 2004 University College Dublin – BBLS (Business and Law), 2003


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Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > Banking litigation: investment and retail

(Rising stars)

Gerald ByrneBrown Rudnick LLP

Brown Rudnick LLP ‘s large, conflict-free team regularly acts in bet-the- company disputes that frequently span multiple jurisdictions, particularly work arising from offshore jurisdictions, the Middle East and North Africa, and it has acted for various senior individuals in LIBOR investigations. Neil Micklethwaite is dispute resolution managing director and Neill Shrimpton is international litigation practice group leader. Also highly regarded are Jane Colston, Christian Toms,and Nicholas Tse who divides his time between London and Paris. Gerald Byrne is a key counsel.

London > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation

Brown Rudnick LLP‘s large London-based dispute resolution group spans cross-border civil fraud, criminal and regulatory work and regularly handles complex financial, real estate, IP and other commercial disputes.  The firm  is able to litigate against banks without conflicts as well as advising major multinationals. Neil Micklethwaite is global dispute resolution managing director, Neill Shrimpton is London litigation head and Nicholas Tse, who divides his time between the London and Paris offices, heads the worldwide international arbitration team. The other names to note are Jane Colston, Christian TomsOlga Bischof and counsel Gerald Byrne.