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  • IRELAND – LEGAL WEEK

    JOYCE

    Dublin’s most celebrated question mark is mapped out through the city streets in Ulysses – to which James Joyce’s novel provides no clear answer. Nor does the immediate question facing Dublin’s most celebrated lawyers: have we turned the corner?
    Having endured one of the deepest recessions in the eurozone, Ireland’s €85bn (£71bn) troika bailout is scheduled to complete in December. “Ireland appears to have turned a corner,” says Julian Yarr, managing partner at A&L Goodbody, Ireland’s largest firm. “It’s been a very positive year for Ireland,” agrees Tim Scanlon, partner at Matheson.