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Peter Dawson


Peter Dawson

Peter qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1997 and became an Associate of the Irish Taxation Institute in 2007.

Peter joined Leahy O’Riordan in 2003 and was appointed as a Director of the firm in 2016. Peter works in the following areas:

  • Insolvency: Peter is authorised by Chartered Accountants Ireland to act as an insolvency practitioner and has been actively involved in insolvency work since 2005, primarily dealing with Member’s Voluntary Liquidations, Creditors Voluntary Liquidations and High Court Liquidations. Peter obtained a Diploma in Insolvency (with distinction) from Chartered Accountants Ireland in 2010.

  • Financing: Peter looks after clients seeking finance from various lending institutions and those looking to re-structure existing financing arrangements, including attending to related legal and taxation matters.

  • Valuations: Peter prepares valuations for businesses and has previously appeared in the High Court as an expert witness.

  • Compliance: Peter has a portfolio of SME clients for which he deals with their annual accounting, taxation and company secretarial compliance requirements.

  • Management Accounts: Peter is involved in preparing periodic management accounts for clients and presenting same to the board of directors.

Peter is an experienced public practice accountant and has an in-depth understanding of the complexities and challenges facing SME and owner-managed businesses.

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