Dannie is Of Counsel in our Dublin office. He specialises in advising domestic and international clients across both public and private M&A transactions, joint ventures, capital raisings, restructuring, and corporate governance issues.
Dannie has acted on some of the most high-profile transactional work undertaken in both the European and Australian markets in recent times. His clients range from venture capital and private equity funds, publicly traded companies and state / semi-state bodies to private companies, angel investors and family offices. Dannie also recently worked as Senior Group Legal Counsel for the world’s largest betting and gaming company, focusing on group M&A and treasury functions.
Dannie has particular experience in leading cross-border and multi-disciplinary teams on complex transactional work. Dannie is qualified in Ireland and England and Wales, and also practised with a leading Australian law firm in Sydney, Australia.
|Since 2023||Of Counsel, Taylor Wessing|
|2022 - 2023||Senior Counsel, Taylor Wessing|
|2021 – 2022||Senior Group Legal Counsel, Flutter Entertainment plc|
|2020 - 2021||Senior Associate, Arthur Cox|
|2017 - 2020||Senior Associate, Allens, Sydney, Australia|
|2015 – 2017||Associate, Arthur Cox|
|2012 – 2014||Trainee Solicitor, Arthur Cox|
|2017||Admitted as a lawyer (non-practising), England & Wales|
|2015||Admitted as a lawyer, Ireland|
|2010||LLM, University of Cambridge (awarded the Cambridge European Trust Scholarship 2009/2010)|
|2008||BCL, University of Galway|
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