Mark Ward is a Partner in the Firm's Corporate practice and Head of Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A). Mark specialises in M&A, corporate governance, company law, corporate finance, private equity, joint ventures, venture capital, corporate restructurings, commercial contractual arrangements and corporate fundraisings. Mark's clients include public and private corporates, private equity, financial institutions and commercial enterprises generally. His work ranges from general advice on compliance, including corporate governance, to advice on transactions, restructurings and on commercial contract arrangements. Clients he advises generally include ICON plc, BGE, eir, Medtronic, ABP, Elavon, ervia and CPPIB.
"A technically excellent lawyer and brilliant with clients...an outstanding track record." (Chambers Global 2018)
"An excellent lawyer to deal with...commercial and knows which points to press to do the best for his client." (Chambers Global 2017)
"A leading lawyer." (IFLR1000 2017)
"Very commercial and solution focused…he is well regarded by peers and clients alike." (Chambers Global 2015)
Mark has lectured at the Irish Law Society on contractual arrangements and has presented at a number of conferences, including conferences relating to mergers and acquisitions for high growth companies in the technology sector.