Charlie Carroll, Partner - A&L Goodbody

Charlie Carroll

Charlie Carroll is a Partner in the Firm's Corporate Department and part of the Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) team. Charlie has a strong track record with a focus on equity capital markets, private company transactional and corporate finance related work in addition to commercial, contractual and corporate governance matters across a range of sectors. Charlie advises international and indigenous companies across a variety of business and industry sectors including financial services, retail, IT, energy and telecommunications.


Charlie's experience includes advising:

  • Cairn Homes on its admission to the main securities market of the Irish Stock Exchange.
  • The joint global co-ordinators on the sale by the Department of Finance of a proportion of its shareholding in Allied Irish Banks and on the related IPO and admission to the official lists of the Irish and London Stock Exchanges of Allied Irish Banks.
  • UDG on the €407m sale of its pharmaceutical distribution businesses to global pharmaceutical wholesaler McKesson.
  • Permanent TSB Group on its re-IPO by way of €412m primary equity placing, €98m secondary equity placing, and re-admission of all ordinary shares to trading on the main markets of the Irish and London Stock Exchanges, together with the €400m buy back of Irish Government subscribed 2011 contingent capital notes.
  • Hibernia REIT on its dual primary/premium listing on the Irish and London Stock Exchanges (Main Markets) and its €385m equity fundraising. 
  • RBS/Ulster Bank on its sale of various debt portfolios including Project Button and Project Achill. 
  • The Special Liquidators to IBRC on all corporate aspects of the sales process in respect of the assets of IBRC. 
  • Scape Opportunities on the acquisition of Kesteven.

Market Recommendations

  • "Very attentive and great technical expertise." (Legal 500 2017)


  • Trinity College Dublin, 2001 BA 
  • Dublin Business School, 2005 Diploma in Stockbroking 
  • Law Society of Ireland, 2007, Solicitor 
  • Law Society of Ireland, 2012, Diploma in Commercial Contracts

Professional Activities

  • Law Society of Ireland 
  • Dublin Solicitors Bar Association 
  • Fellow of St. Columba's College