About Corporate Governance

Corporate Governance is the systems, principles and processes by which organisations are directed and controlled. Good governance should facilitate efficient, effective and entrepreneurial management that can deliver shareholder value over the longer term.

Leman Solicitors’ Corporate team has in depth knowledge of applicable regulation and governance codes and regularly advises domestic and international clients on corporate governance law, regulation and codes of practice in Ireland.

We assist individual officers, boards and shareholders on best practice generally, corporate governance structures and issues and implementing effective training and corporate governance structures, thereby enabling those clients to comply with applicable law, regulation and codes.

Our Services

We advise;

  • Company Boards;
  • Directors and Officers on their liabilities and obligations;
  • Shareholders on their rights;
  • On Stock Exchange Rules and Codes of Practice Disclosure;
  • On Market Abuse and Transparency Regulation;
  • On Code of Conduct for Public Bodies, and ethics in public office requirements;
  • On Central Bank Corporate Governance Codes;
  • On Code of Practice for the governance of State Bodies;
  • Voluntary organisations in relation to their powers and duties;
  • On Industry specific compliance and regulation – particularly in the payments sector;
  • On employment law issues; and
  • Sports National Governing Bodies.

Our Experience

We understand that modern business is not just measured by financial performance. Compliance with best corporate governance practice is now a basic hygiene requirement for successful boards, shareholders and investors.
Leman Solicitors specialise in delivering cost effective preventative training, and focused, prompt, understandable business savvy advice.

Our Clients

We act for a range of domestic and international clients- in both the regulated and unregulated sectors. We also regularly advise individual directors, officers and shareholders on their compliance responsibilities.

Your Contacts

Ursula McMahon

Partner

T: +353 1 6393000

 

 

Email: umcmahon@leman.ie

Dominic Conlon

Head of Corporate

T: +353 1 639 3000

DDI: +353 1 232 1075

Email: dconlon@leman.ie