Martin O'Donoghue - Partner

Corporate team
Email: Phone: +44 20 7539 7268 Martin specialises in mergers and acquisitions, business purchases and disposals, joint ventures, share subscriptions, corporate finance and commercial contracts. He has considerable international experience, having advised clients on commercial transactions in the UK, Ireland, the US, Europe, Africa and Asia. He is qualified both in England & Wales and Ireland. Martin joined us from Teacher Stern and previously spent almost 8 years with Eversheds where he specialised in M&A and corporate work. He qualified as a solicitor in Ireland in 2004 and in England & Wales in 2010. His sector focuses include tech, media, healthcare, life sciences and biotech, real estate and hospitality. He holds a degree in Business & Law from University College Dublin and completed his MBA at Henley Business School. Martin is named as a recognised M&A lawyer in the 2020 edition of the Legal 500. Representative experience includes:
  • Advised the shareholders of The Future Customer on their sale to NASDAQ listed ICF Group.
  • Advised the shareholders of AMP Air Conditioning on their sale to Panasonic.
  • Advised Guggenheim & Partners (New York) in connection with its acquisition of Lazard Capital International.
  • Advised a private equity firm in relation to a multi-million Series A investment into a fintech company.
  • Advised the shareholders of Galliard Healthcare in their sale to United Drug (UDG Plc).
  • Advised the shareholders of System Analytic Limited in their sale to Suddler & Hennesey (subsidiary of listed WPP plc).
  • Advised Recall UK Limited (a subsidiary of listed group Iron Mountain) on its acquisition of C21 Data Services.
  • Advised Access Fertility, a nationwide IVF treatment provider, on its financial services joint venture with Merchant Money.

Martin ODonoghue