David is a partner in the Corporate and M&A Group, specialising in public and private M&A, equity capital markets transactions, corporate governance and securities law.

David advises international and domestic companies as well as state and semi-state bodies on all aspects of corporate law and governance. He has advised on some of the most high-profile corporate transactions in recent years, including public takeovers, private M&A, rights issues, placings and other public offerings, holding company structures, schemes of arrangement and joint ventures. David also advises on corporate governance and securities law issues for listed companies.

David has particular experience in public takeovers, having advised on a number of high-profile recommended and contested/hostile takeovers in recent years, and equity capital markets, where he advises both issuers and banks.

Relevant Experience


“David Vos is a young partner but absolutely deserves his position as a partner within Arthur Cox. David is technically excellent. David is extremely smart and capable but also has a great attitude and is enthusiastic and eager to add value wherever possible.”

The Legal 500: Europe, Middle East & Africa, 2023

David Vos has strong knowledge of the sector and good commercial insight. He is a very good communicator with clear advice.”

IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms, 2022 

David Vos is a “stand out and has the potential to succeed in the industry long term.”

The Legal 500: Europe, Middle East & Africa, 2022

Education & Qualifications

  • LLB (first class honours), 2011, Trinity College Dublin
  • Henry Hamilton Hunter Memorial Prize, 2011
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland, 2015
  • Findlater Scholarship, 2014
  • Member of Law Society of Ireland