Arthur Cox has topped Mergermarket’s league table of Irish M&A legal advisers by volume of deals for 2014. Specifically, the firm advised on 44 transactions valued at US$144 billion. The firm also ranked overall 14th in Europe.
John Menton, Head of Corporate at Arthur Cox, commented: “Topping Mergermarket’s annual league table of Irish advisers is a significant endorsement of our team. The achievement underlines our leading position in the market and our work on many complex, cross-border and business-critical transactions in 2014.”
The firm’s continued performance as Ireland’s leading M&A legal adviser saw it awarded M&A Legal Adviser of the Year for Ireland 2014 by Mergermarket in December 2014. The awards recognise the achievements of Europe’s top dealmakers and innovative advisory work on some of the region’s most transformative deals.