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MARLBOROUGH HOUSE, 30 VICTORIA STREET, BELFAST, BT1 3GG, NORTHERN IRELAND
Tel:
Work 028 9055 3300
Fax:
Fax 028 9055 0096
DX:
433 NR BELFAST 1
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Web:
www.tughans.com

Ciara Lagan

Tel:
Work +44 (0) 28 9082 0511
Email:
Tughans

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Ciara has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions at local, national and international level, including acting on transactions in Australia, USA, the Netherlands and Tanzania. She also advises businesses on financing, restructuring and venture capital investments. She regularly works with private and public companies on corporate governance matters, shareholder arrangements and compliance issues.

Career

Partner Tughans Solicitors, July 2015 – Present ;Director in Corporate Department, Tughans, February 2013 – June 2015 ;Corporate Solicitor, Mills Selig Limited, September 2008 – February 2013 ;Associate, Acuity Legal Limited, May 2005 – August 2008 ;Corporate Solicitor, Eversheds, September 2001 – May 2005

Education

Queen's University Belfast Law (LLB Honours), Law 1995 – 1999;Assumption College, Business Studies, 1997 – 1998


Northern Ireland: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and M&A

Within: Next Generation Partners

Ciara Lagan - Tughans

Within: Corporate and M&A

Private equity transactions are a particular area of strength for Tughans, which has a high-profile client base including a number of investment funds and investee companies. The team also advises on M&A, corporate finance, joint ventures and corporate restructuring, with a focus on the technology, food and drinks, engineering and energy sectors. The 'excellent' John-George Willis and James Donnelly lead the team, which also includes 'very capable' private equity practice head John McGuckian and the 'personable and practical' Ciara Lagan.

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Northern Ireland: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

IT and telecoms

Within: IT and telecoms

Tughans counts a number of major Northern Irish companies and public sector bodies among its clients, and is particularly active advising local and international technology companies. The team advises on early-stage investment, M&A, outsourcing and infrastructure projects, and has particular expertise in procurement. Adrian O’Connell, who specialises in data protection and contract agreements, and Patrick Brown head the non-contentious and contentious sides of the practice, respectively. Ciara Lagan and John McGuckian advise on corporate transactions in the technology and telecoms spheres.

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