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8 - 34 Percy Place, Dublin
Leman Solicitors are Ireland's most innovative full service law firm. We specialise in Financial Services, Real Estate, Commercial and Technology. Our vision is to be a unique legal business providing an outstanding client experience by the most efficient means. We have four key dedicated departments; Real Estate, Corporate, Dispute Resolution and Employment.Show more +
Mark is a partner in our Corporate Department and leads Leman’s Life Sciences practice. He has represented corporate clients and investors in a variety of sectors including life sciences and technology. Mark has substantial experience advising on a range of corporate matters, including equity investments and offers of equity securities, corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, venture capital and private equity transactions and corporate governance, for both public and private companies.
Mark was admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2003 and in Ireland in 2004. He spent 11 years in the corporate department of the Dublin office of Maples and Calder.
Recent transactions Mark has advised on include:
- Advising the shareholders of Vision-net on its sale to CRIF S.p.A.
- US$100m debt and equity financing for a multi-national medical device manufacturer
- advising on a €15m sale of a nursing home business
- A number of Seed, Series A and B investment rounds in Irish companies in the life sciences and technology sectors
- Advising on intra-group corporate restructurings for a number of multi-national entities, including both Irish and cross-border merger transactions
Mark has over 13 years’ experience advising on all sizes of Irish and International corporate transactions, providing the highest standards of legal advice whilst also taking a pragmatic and practical approach to delivering solutions to help smooth the path of the deal. He also takes pride in helping to mentor and develops talented junior lawyers.
Mark enjoys following a variety of sports. In his spare time during what passes for the Irish summer, he can often be found playing cricket or helping out with his children's’ cricket training and has sometimes been known to take emergency calls from clients whilst sitting in his pads waiting to bat. He also enjoys playing five a side football (at a much slower pace than a few years ago) and spending time with his wife and 4 children.Show more +