YEARBOOK & DIRECTORY

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Wednesday, 23rd June 2021

O'Brien, Brendan


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Firm: Walkers
Position: Partner
Address: The Exchange, George's Dock, International Financial Services Centre, Dublin 1, D01 W3P9
Phone: +353 1 470 6653
Fax: +353 1 470 6601
Email: brendan.obrien@walkersglobal.com
Personal URL: https://www.walkersglobal.com/index.php/component/people/professional/74

Special Areas:

Brendan is a partner and head of the Walkers’ Corporate team in Walkers’ office in Ireland.

Brendan has wide-ranging domestic and international transactional experience and advises on a broad range of corporate law matters, including mergers and acquisitions, equity fundraisings, private equity, venture capital, and shareholder / joint venture arrangements. Brendan has experience across a range of sectors and is especially experienced with cross-border M&A in the financial services / aviation sector and with international corporate reorganisations.

Brendan also regularly advises on corporate governance and compliance matters and commercial contract / business matters.

Before joining Walkers in 2015, Brendan worked in the corporate finance group of a leading law firm in Dublin. During this time he completed a secondment with one of Ireland’s largest utility companies and later with a global insurance company where he managed the successful completion of several cross-border merger transactions.

Qualifications:

BCL, University College Dublin
LLM (Commercial Law), University College London

Memberships:

Member of the Law Society of Ireland
Member of the Law Society of England and Wales (not practising)
Member of the Dublin Solicitors Bar Association