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Matheson ranked Number One Irish law firm for M&A in 2022

Services: Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions Date: 02/02/2023

Mergermarket table also shows Matheson has advised on more M&A transactions than any Irish firm over the past two years

Matheson LLP has been ranked as the top Irish law firm for Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) by deal volume during 2022* by leading publication, Mergermarket.  The firm advised on 44 deals valued at over $2.1 billion. 

This is the second consecutive year in which Matheson has been the top ranked Irish firm in the Mergermarket rankings, by volume.

2A&L Goodbody 43
Arthur Cox39
4William Fry37
5Eversheds Sutherland 29

David Fitzgibbon, partner in Matheson's Corporate M&A department, said; "Matheson's ranking at the top of the Mergermarket table for 2022, following on from our number 1 ranking in 2021, is a reflection of the strength and depth of our Corporate M&A team.  We are particularly grateful to our clients and our hard working, ambitious team of lawyers and business support functions."

2022 was a significant year for Matheson and for its 170-strong Corporate team, with a continued significant investment in new partner hires and promotions.  The Corporate team now consists of 37 partners and over 120 lawyers and has more lawyers ranked by Chambers & Partners than any other Irish law firm.

*Figures correct as at 16 January 2023.



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