Fiona McKeever

Fiona McKeever | Learning and Development | Arthur Cox

Expertise

Fiona is a Partner and Head of Learning & Development.

Fiona is responsible for developing and leading the firm’s learning & development strategy. Fiona works closely with the firm’s Professional Support Lawyers and KM team in designing professional development programmes for all fee earners.

Prior to heading up the L&D function, Fiona was a partner in the firm’s EU and Competition practice group. During this time, Fiona was involved in some of the leading mergers and competition law investigations involving Irish and international companies over recent years. Her experience includes:

  • Advising leading companies on Irish and EU merger control, including: Aer Lingus, Alkermes, eir, Grafton Group, Kingspan, Liberty Global, Reox Holdings, UTV plc
  • Advising clients in relation to competition law compliance programmes
  • Advising clients in relation to State Aid
  • Advising numerous clients in relation to dawn raids undertaken by the Competition Authority

Fiona has also lectured on EU and Competition law in Queen’s University Belfast and Stockholm University.

Education
  • Postgraduate studies in EC and Competition Law, 1997, Stockholm University, Sweden
  • LLB (Common and Civil Law with French), 1996 , Queen's University, Belfast
Professional
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland, 2000
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Northern Ireland, 1999