Grant Edwards > Shoosmiths LLP > Belfast, Northern Ireland > Lawyer Profile

Shoosmiths LLP
2-14 East Bridge Street
BELFAST
BT1 3NQ
Northern Ireland

Work Department

Partner, Corporate

Position

Grant is a corporate lawyer with significant experience of a wide range of corporate matters including M&A, private equity and venture capital investments (acting for both investors and investee companies), buyouts, joint ventures, demergers, restructures and the provision of general corporate law advice to shareholders and directors.
Grant has particular expertise in the technology and sustainability sectors, leading on some of the largest and most complex deals in the Northern Ireland market.
Grant was awarded ‘Emerging Dealmaker of the Year’ at the Northern Ireland Dealmakers Awards 2021 for his ‘dedication to the investment community locally and his ability to open doors for investment funds outside Northern Ireland’
Grant is qualified in Northern Ireland and England & Wales.

Lawyer Rankings

Northern Ireland > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and M&A

Shoosmiths LLP, which has had a presence in Belfast since December 2016, has continued to expand its footprint in Northern Ireland, and launched a corporate practice in November 2020 with the hire of Mark Davis. Davis formerly worked in the London office of McDermott Will & Emery UK LLP, where he was head of its UK corporate practice and co-chair of the firm’s global private equity group. The firm also made a number of hires from TLT during 2021, including partners Grant Edwards and Andrew Jennings.