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Global Ireland Corporate/M&A

The Global-wide Corporate/M&A  Chambers research covers the elements of law related to various types of corporate and M&A transactions, with particular interest in firms’ ability to advise clients in multi-jurisdictional mandates.  Firms who feature in this table excel in cross-border deals including company acquisitions, dispositions and related financing arrangements, capitalisations, entity selection and formation, operating and partnership agreements, securities and governance matters. Also covers those transactions designed to help restructuring within companies and their subsidiaries by change of ownership. This section also recognises the expertise required to assist clients with large scale private equity buyouts. 

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Band 1
  1. A&L Goodbody
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    A&L Goodbody
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    A&L Goodbody boasts a stellar practice advising high-end international and domestic clients on all elements of corporate and transactional law, including private equity deals. The law firm advises both private and public companies on M&A matters and its expertise extends to equity capital raisings, including IPOs. The market-leading team has a large number of esteemed practitioners who are frequently called upon for the establishment of high-value joint ventures. A&L Goodbody leverages its London and three US offices to frequently assist with inbound investment transactions. The law firm's clients include leading names from the life sciences, healthcare and infrastructure sectors, as well as asset managers and banks.
  2. Arthur Cox
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    Arthur Cox
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    Arthur Cox enjoys a formidable reputation for its expertise in corporate law mandates such as company reorganisations, as well as high-end domestic and international M&A. The Dublin-based lawyers work closely alongside the law firm's San Francisco and New York offices on US-related transactions. Arthur Cox also assists clients with equity capital markets deals, including public offerings and share buy-backs. The team is popular with clients from the life sciences sector, as well as those from the financial services and TMT industries.
  3. Matheson LLP
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    Matheson LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    Matheson is a market-leading law firm frequently acting for multinational clients on cross-border transactions, including foreign direct investment, often utilising its offices in the USA. It showcases impressive expertise in the full gamut of M&A transactions and corporate reorganisations. The team also advises on corporate governance topics and is noted for its full-service offering in supplementary practice areas such as tax. The law firm additionally assists with public M&A deals and share placements.
  4. William Fry
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    William Fry
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    William Fry garners accolades for its outstanding expertise in private and public M&A transactions, often involving foreign entities and international aspects. The law firm advises on a broad range of corporate and transactional activity, including restructurings and joint ventures, and has particular experience in private equity deals. William Fry also possesses impressive ECM capabilities, advising on a variety of high-value placements with cross-border elements.
  5. McCann FitzGerald LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1
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Band 2
  1. Maples Group
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    Maples Group
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 13 Years Ranked
    Maples is routinely involved in transactions with multi-jurisdictional elements, including inbound investments. The law firm often acts on mandates involving private equity and venture capital entities, with notable experience in deals within the technology sector. The team is also noted for its assistance with corporate governance and shareholder matters.
  2. Mason Hayes & Curran LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 2
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Band 3
  1. Eversheds Sutherland
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    Eversheds Sutherland
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 18 Years Ranked
    Eversheds Sutherland leverages its many international offices to assist a multinational client base with cross-border M&A transactions. The law firm handles a range of mandates including private equity deals, investments, joint ventures and corporate restructurings.
  2. LK Shields Solicitors LLP
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    LK Shields Solicitors LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 19 Years Ranked
    LK Shields possesses a well-regarded M&A department which represents clients in both domestic and cross-border transactions. The lawyers are also knowledgeable in topics such as management buy-outs and strategic partnership agreements. The law firm has additional expertise advising private equity and venture capital funds on corporate mandates and investments.
  3. ByrneWallace LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 3
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Band 4
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    Addleshaw Goddard (Ireland) LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4 | 18 Years Ranked
    Eugene F Collins represents a range of clients, including investment funds and venture capital firms, on domestic and cross-border M&A transactions and investments. The law firm is also experienced in restructurings and corporate governance topics.
  2. Beauchamps LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  3. Dentons
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  4. Philip Lee LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  5. RDJ LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  6. Whitney Moore
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4