Matheson’s Corporate Department is one of the leading practices in Ireland. Our lawyers are consistently chosen to advise on the most significant corporate transactions involving Irish and international companies. We advise on the full range of domestic and international corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate restructurings, private equity, IPOs and other equity capital markets transactions.

Over the CREST: The Move to Euroclear Bank

David Jones, Susanne McMenamin


Partners David Jones and Susanne McMenamin provide an update on the CREST system.

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Life Sciences Update: Outlook for 2019 and Post-Brexit Implications

Emma Doherty, Michael Finn, Padraic Roche, Catherine O’Meara, Brian Doohan


Matheson partners provide an update on the life sciences sector, across the key areas of corporate M&A, tax, and regulation, incorporating their outlook for 2019 and the post-Brexit implications for businesses operating in this sector.

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The Great Repeal Bill


The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (also known as the “Great Repeal Bill”) has now progressed to the Committee Stage. It is one of the most anticipated pieces of legislation in recent years and will ultimately be one of the most important pieces of legislation to emerge from the United Kingdom.

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Brexit Bill has passed through UK Houses of Parliament


This week the UK government successfully passed its Brexit bill through the upper and lower Houses of Parliament without any amendments.  The legislative process will be completed in the coming hours by royal assent – a legislative formality in the UK.

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UK Supreme Court: Article 50 needs Westminster Approval


The UK’s Supreme Court has today ruled the UK Government cannot trigger Article 50 without parliamentary approval.

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