Associates

Robbie Slattery - Associate

Robbie is a commercial litigation associate solicitor at Hayes solicitors. Robbie advises on commercial litigation with a particular focus on high value, multi-party litigation, for corporate clients, State entities, charities and private individuals, both on the Plaintiff and Defence side. Robbie has experience in utilising Alternative Dispute Resolution such as arbitration and mediation. Robbie’s commercial advisory work includes review and drafting of commercial contracts, Data Protection, Freedom of Information and Public Procurement issues.

Prior to joining Hayes, Robbie practised as a barrister from 2006, primarily in the area of commercial litigation advising upon the prosecution and defence of high value and complex actions.

Expertise

Robbie is a commercial litigation solicitor at Hayes solicitors. Robbie advises on commercial litigation with a particular focus on high value, multi-party litigation, for corporate clients, State entities, charities and private individuals, both on the Plaintiff and Defence side. Robbie has experience in utilising Alternative Dispute Resolution such as arbitration and mediation. Robbie’s commercial advisory work includes review and drafting of commercial contracts, Data Protection, Freedom of Information and Public Procurement issues.

Prior to joining Hayes, Robbie practised as a barrister from 2006, primarily in the area of commercial litigation advising upon the prosecution and defence of high value and complex actions.

Experience

  • Day-to-day involvement in complex multi-party and class action type litigation
  • Advocacy before the Courts on Constitutional and European Convention of Human Rights issues
  • Review and advisory work in connection with commercial contracts with a transactional value of over £100 million (GBP)
  • Review of international services contracts involving Data Protection, e-commerce, IT infrastructure, website hosting and business continuity services
  • Aviation law, including advices on Charter Agreements, Wet Lease and Dry Lease Agreement, Standard Ground Handling Agreements, aviation specific IT infrastructure agreements and passenger claims
  • Representing the State Claims Agency in respect of Employer/ Public Liability claims.

Qualifications/Education

  • Professional qualification as a solicitor, Law Society of Ireland, 2013
  • Professional qualification as a barrister, Kings Inns
  • Diploma in Commercial Litigation, Law Society of Ireland
  • Master of Laws in Commercial Law degree, University College Dublin.

Memberships

  • Law Society of Ireland
  • Dublin Solicitors Bar Association.

Other

  • Robbie has contributed articles to a variety of periodicals including the Commercial Law Practitioner and the Bar Review, on topics such as intellectual property litigation, privacy rights and litigation costs.