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Webinar | The Irish Economy and Brexit

Date: 19/11/2020

Matheson’s webinar, ‘The Irish Economy and Brexit’, forms part of the firm’s Knowledge Insights Series. 

The webinar featured contributions from the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Michael McGrath, TD; the British Ambassador to Ireland, Mr Paul Johnston; and Dr Frances Ruane, Chair of the National Competitiveness Council.  It was chaired by Michael Jackson, Managing Partner of Matheson. 

This webinar considered the impact of Brexit on the Irish economy, as well as the interaction of Brexit economic impacts with those arising from the pandemic.  The discussion also looked at the short and longer-term economic impacts on Ireland, together with their legal and business implications. 


You can watch excerpts below and read the full details of the event over on the news section of the website here. 

Watch: Managing Partner, Michael Jackson, asks Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Michael McGrath, about how the Irish economy can withstand the dual impact of COVID-19 and Brexit

Watch: Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Michael McGrath, TD comments on the dual impacts of COVID-19 and of Brexit on the Irish economy

Watch: Britain’s Ambassador to Ireland, Mr. Paul Johnson comments on the important relationship between Ireland and Britain.

For further information:

If you would like to know more about Matheson’s Brexit Advisory Services, please contact michael.jackson@matheson.comliam.flynn@matheson.comtara.doyle@matheson.com, your usual Matheson contact or any member of our dedicated Brexit Advisory Group . Our most recent Brexit Blog is here.