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Northern Ireland: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

Davidson McDonnell Solicitors

Davidson McDonnell Solicitors > Belfast advises investor clients on M&A deals and joint ventures in Northern Ireland and across the UK, and is noted for its expertise in matters involving real estate and technology. In a standout deal, the group assisted Northern Ireland-based investment and development firm Wirefox with its acquisition of the CastleCourt shopping centre in Belfast, valued at £123m. In another key matter, the firm represented Alyson Hogg, CEO of beauty products company Vita Liberata, in the sale of her shareholding in the company to US pharmaceutical firm Crown Laboratories. Crescent Capital is another key client. Consultant Vicky Dummigan leads the team, which includes founding partners and property experts Ross Davidson and David McDonnell.

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Northern Ireland: Real estate

Commercial property
Commercial property - ranked: tier 4

Davidson McDonnell Solicitors

Davidson McDonnell Solicitors is well known for its expertise in commercial real estate matters and has been handling office, hotel, student accommodation and retail transactions. Highlights in 2017 included acting for HMRC on leasing 100,000 sq ft of land for the development of its regional hub in Belfast and advising Ireland-based residential developer Lacuna Developments on the £4m acquisition of a site in Belfast for the purposes of a new student accommodation development. Other clients include Wirefox and Poundstretcher. Ross Davidson and David McDonnell  jointly head the team.

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