Richard RyanPartner, Head of Competition and Regulated Markets at Arthur Cox
Richard Ryan is Head of the Competition and Regulated Markets Group at Arthur Cox. He advises on all aspects of Irish and EU competition/antitrust law and has been involved in a large proportion of the leading competition/antitrust, merger control and State aid cases in Ireland over many years.
He is ranked for competition by Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500, Global Competition Review and Who’s Who Legal. Chambers Europe notes that “Clients regard Richard Ryan as a ‘user-friendly, business-minded and commercial’ lawyer who is able to ‘adopt a solution-oriented approach and effectively manage risks’”. Global Competition Review states “Known for his thorough approach, Ryan brings strategic vision to the team”. Chambers Europe: “Clients appreciate his results-focused approach. One reports: ‘He has always been helpful in devising solutions to any roadblock’”. The Legal 500 notes that “Richard Ryan is ‘a strategic thinker’” and that he “cuts through the jargon”. Chambers Global comments that “Richard is considered by interviewees to be an ‘excellent lawyer and very impressive competition counsel’ who is ‘thoughtful and commercial’ when advising on significant competition cases”.