Simon Hannigan

  • Simon Hannigan
  • +353 1 920 1098
  • Arthur Cox, Ten Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2, D02 T380, Ireland


Simon has a broad practice encompassing all aspects of real estate and commercial property work, including:

  • Acquisition, disposal and financing of asset portfolios and loan portfolios
  • Negotiation of commercial leases and agreements for lease for both landlords and tenants
  • Sale and leaseback transactions
  • Property aspects of liquidations, receiverships and examinerships
  • Property aspects of infrastructure, energy and natural resource projects
  • Commercial property aspects of corporate transactions, including the sale and purchase of both private and public companies
  • Advising on the acquisition, development and disposal of data centres
  • Advising on the acquisition, development and disposal of multi-family and PRF schemes


Simon recently advised:

  • Facebook on its office lease at The Beckett, East Wall, Dublin 3 and The Capitol Building, Cork City
  • Hibernia REIT on the pre-letting of offices at 1 Windmill Lane to Informatica and Core Media
  • Marlet Group on the restructuring of its real estate portfolio
  • Emerald Investments on the disposal of 8 care homes comprising the Carechoice Group
  • Park Developments on the disposal of the multi-family development at New Bancroft Hall, Tallaght, Dublin 24
  • Jazz Pharmaceuticals on the acquisition of its EMEA headquarters at Waterloo Exchange, Dublin 2
  • Shire Pharmaceuticals on the acquisition and development of its manufacturing facility at Piercetown, County Meath

Practice Areas

Real Estate
  • LL.B (Hons) 2001, Trinity College Dublin
  • Diploma in Applied Finance Law, Law Society of Ireland
  • Diploma in Commercial Conveyancing, Law Society of Ireland
  • Admitted as a solicitor, 2005
  • Law Society of Ireland
  • Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
  • Former Chairperson of the Society of Young Solicitors in Ireland