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Enda is a partner in the Corporate M&A Group. He specialises in international and domestic public and private M&A, private equity transactions and corporate reorganisations and debt and equity fundraisings.  He has extensive private equity experience and has advised on many of the most high profile investments made by international private equity funds in Ireland in the past 5 years.  Alongside his private equity practice, Enda advises a number of domestic and international corporate clients on their corporate and transaction activity, in the energy and infrastructure and agri-food and beverage sectors.


Experience Highlights 

  • He has worked on some of the largest private equity transactions in the country including advising Waystone, the leading provider of institutional governance, risk, and compliance services to the asset management industry, on the sale of a majority stake to European private equity fund, Montagu and Hg, and its subsequent acquisitions of KB Associates and Centaur Group.
  • He has advised on some of the most valuable and high profile energy and infrastructure transactions in the Irish market, including the sale of Shannon LNG, a company with permission to construct and operate the first liquefied natural gas terminal in Ireland, the sale by GE of one of Ireland’s largest combined-cycle gas turbine power stations, and a number of international utilities and investors on their investments in solar, battery, on-shore and off-shore renewable assets.
  • He advised Tirlán Co-operative Society (formerly Glanbia Co-operative Society) on all aspects of its acquisition of Glanbia plc’s 40% holding in Glanbia Ireland, including on a placing of Glanbia plc shares and the issuance of €250m senior secured exchangeable bonds. 

“Extremely nice to work with and very responsive.”
IFLR1000 33rd edition 2023

"David Fitzgibbon and Enda Garvey are an excellent team."
Commercial, Corporate, and M&A: The Legal 500 2023

Enda Garvey is named a Rising Star
European Legal 500 2023

Enda is a frequent speaker and writer on corporate law and private equity related matters and he regularly lectures on corporate law at the Law Society of Ireland.

He is a leading lawyer in the Irish market and was recognised as 'a rising star' by legal directories in 2020, 2021 and 2022.



Queen Mary University of London, Masters of Laws (LLM), Commercial and Corporate Law

Dublin Business School, Bachelor of Law (LLB)

 Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland (2012)