Niall has practised business law for over twenty years and has a wide experience of mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private equity and venture capital transactions. He has acted for a number of clients in the life sciences, insurance and reinsurance and financial services sectors. He has also led teams on a number of substantial cross-border transactions. He has particular experience representing life sciences clients, having advised both commercial entities and medical research charities on a range of transactions in the sector. He is recognised in directories both for his expertise as a corporate lawyer in the life sciences sector and as a charity lawyer.
Niall is recommended for transactions and venture capital investments in the life sciences sector by the UK Legal 500 (2013 edition) which recognises his 'practical approach and deep industry understanding’.
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