Chairman, Arthur Cox Solicitors

Alan Taylor was educated at the University of Dundee and Queen’s University Belfast where he studied law and qualified as a Solicitor in 1995.Alan was appointed to Arthur Cox as Head of Corporate in 2007. Since joining Arthur Cox in 2007 the Corporate Department and Arthur Cox generally has increased its profile and level of daily activity and for the third consecutive year has been named the merger market Irish Law Firm of the year.

Alan was appointed as Managing Partner at Arthur Cox in Belfast in June 2008. Alan has particular interest in corporate governance, intellectual property, energy and private equity. He has dealt with a number of the largest deals in Northern Ireland over the past few years.

Alan is a keen supporter of Liverpool Football Club and plays golf occasionally.

Alan is married with three children and lives in Hillsborough.