Arthur Cox tops Mergermarket M&A Legal Adviser League Table for 2022
We are delighted to announce that we have topped the Mergermarket league table by deal value in Ireland for 2022. This is the 7th year in a row that we have ranked first in the league tables by either value or volume, reaffirming our position as the leading M&A practice in Ireland. Mergermarket is a publication providing insights and analysis on M&A transactions globally.
In 2022, we advised on 39 announced deals, totalling over $14 billion, including:
- advising Flutter on its €1.9 billion acquisition of Sisal S.p.A from CVC Capital Partners
- advising InfraVia Capital Partners on its investment for a 49.99% stake in Fibre Networks Ireland Holdings Limited
- advising Global Shares plc, an Irish fintech company, on its acquisition by JP Morgan
- advising John Laing on its acquisition of a portfolio of assets from the Irish Infrastructure Fund including the Convention Centre Dublin and Towercom.
Commenting on the rankings, Cian McCourt, Partner and Head of Corporate and M&A, said: “This ranking is a valued recognition of the strength and depth of our Corporate and M&A team and our leading market position. Notwithstanding the more challenging external environment, 2022 proved to be a very active year in the M&A market in Ireland and we are very pleased to have supported our clients on some of the most high value cross-border and domestic transactions over the past 12 months.”
Read Mergermarket’s Global & Regional M&A Report for 2022 here