Cian McCourt

Arthur Cox - Ireland

Partner, Corporate and M&A


+353 1 920 1446

Market leader


Bar admissions:




Practice areas:

Capital markets : Equity

Industry sectors:

Natural resources

Cian specialises in mergers and acquisitions, advising on public and private transactions as well as corporate finance and equity capital markets transactions.  He has experience advising on domestic and cross border transactions as well as advising on corporate migrations, holding company structures and cross border mergers.  Cian was previously based in London and New York for a number of years and has advised on some of the largest and most high profile public transactions in Irish corporate history.

  • Advised Greencore plc on its acquisition of Peacock Foods and related rights issue;
  • Advising Praxair Inc. on its $80bn merger of equals with Linde AG to form Linde plc;
  • Advising Medtronic plc on its acquisition of Crospon Limited.

  • Capital markets: Equity
  • M&A
  • Private equity

  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare
  • Pharma and life sciences
  • Tech and telecoms

  • American Bar Association
  • International Bar Association

  • B.A. (Business & Economics), Trinity College Dublin, (1996)
  • Solicitor, Law Society of Ireland, (2001)