Paul has been instructed on numerous domestic and multi-jurisdictional disputes. He has extensive experience of advising clients where issues arise involving financial litigation, including financial crime litigation, investigations and reputational damage issues. Work as lead advisor has also included ongoing advisory and litigation roles in complex sanctions and derogations applications, advising in respect of a multitude of aviation/transportation insurance disputes, advising high net worth individuals and corporate entities in respect of ongoing shareholder disputes, defamation and conspiracy allegations, representing global banks in misappropriation and fraud proceedings, representing global corporations in technology, data and communications disputes and advising in respect of multi-party competition cartel cases. He is also instructed as an independent expert on behalf of U.S. headquartered global banks.
He is a regular lecturer and published authority on litigation matters. Paul is an invited Fellow of the International Academy of Financial Crime Litigators. He is Vice President of the Commercial Litigation committee of the Union Internationale des Avocats. He is on the ABA International European steering group, is Vice President of the ABA International Litigation committee and is Assistant Editor of the ABA International Dispute Resolution News. He is also the sole Irish Expert of the International Distribution Institute and a member of the London Commercial Litigators’ Forum.
Ranking & Recommendations
2023 Chambers Europe
Paul is ranked in Chambers Europe for Dispute Resolution.
2023 Legal 500 EMEA
Paul Convery is a stand-out lawyer and his understanding of clients’ business and needs leads to solution based results. He is totally ‘hands on’ and commercially minded providing practical and strategic advice to clients. Paul is totally in command of matters providing his clients with a super service.
"Paul Convery is extremely client-focused, and his understanding of client’s business and needs leads to solution-based results. He is totally hands-on and commercially minded providing practical and strategic advice to clients. He is totally in command of matters, providing his clients with a super service."
Paul is ranked as a Leading Individual in Dispute Resolution for Legal 500.
2021 Chambers Global
Paul attracts attention from market commentators for his success in building a strong financial services litigation practice. Clients appreciate his commercial approach and say that "he is a good strategic player."
2023 Legal 500 EMEA
"Paul Convery is excellent at client management."
"Paul Convery is a very flexible thinker, always solutions-based when novel legal issues come up. Alice O’Connor is very good at detail."
"Paul Convery’s team has a very cost-efficient approach to the solutions offered and accepted to considerably adapt their usual fees for the first steps of procedures. They do have a great understanding of the laws and procedures and excellent communication."