05 10 2021Press release

RDJ names JP Gilmartin Partner-in-Charge of firm’s Galway office

RDJ is pleased to announce that JP Gilmartin has been appointed to lead the firm’s Galway office as Partner-in-Charge.

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JP’s reputation as an exceptional corporate lawyer, strategic thinker and thought leader marked him out as a great choice for this role”, said Richard Martin, RDJ Managing Partner. “He is someone who cares deeply about RDJ, our people and the clients we serve.” He added “JP has held various leadership roles in the Galway business community for a number of years now and I am extremely pleased to see him take up this leadership role at RDJ.”

A Tipperary native, JP is a partner in RDJ’s Corporate and Commercial practice advising a broad spectrum of clients, both indigenous and multinational, on a range of corporate and commercial matters. His core areas of practice include mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings and corporate finance transactions. JP counts amongst his clients a number of the leading companies operating in the Galway medtech cluster. JP recently served as President of Galway Chamber of Commerce.

JP succeeds Padraic Brennan who will continue to focus on the firm’s Healthcare practice, advising both public and private health systems on complex healthcare cases.

Under Padraic’s leadership, RDJ’s Galway office has grown significantly”, said JP Gilmartin. “Padraic has not only expanded our relationships with clients both nationally and internationally, but also fostered a collegial and supportive work environment. We are immensely thankful for his many years of service and deep commitment to the firm and look forward to building upon the great success we have enjoyed during his tenure.” - JP Gilmartin

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JP Gilmartin

Partner in Charge