About Máire

Máire is a partner in our corporate & commercial team. Máire acts for both investors and investees across all sectors including food, agri tech and med tech. 

Máire has extensive experience in all areas of corporate law with a particular focus on shareholder relations, private equity and venture capital.

Máire also advises on the establishment of partnerships and partnership law.

Recent experience

  • Enterprise Ireland on its equity portfolio
  • BDO Development Capital Fund on its investment in family-owned food company, Broderick’s
  • Terra Solar on an investment of €2.5 million by ESB
  • Adare Manor Hotel & Golf Resort on its sale
Máire Cunningham has stood out around our more general corporate legal matters.
Legal 500 2021
Máire brings a passion and skill to her trade.
Legal 500 2021
Very responsive and engaged. Has an understanding of our business, which isn’t often the case with competitors, and knows how to respond to meet our expectations, in a practical, commercially minded manner.
Legal 500 2021
She is just brilliant,
Chambers & Partners 2021
Commercial and responsive.
Chambers & Partners 2021
Máire Cunningham stands out as a partner.
Legal 500 2021
Máire Cunningham represented our company in a very skilful, devoted and professional manner. She controlled all the different aspects of the transaction, knew all the small details, and brought the transaction to a successful closing.
Legal 500 2020
She is creative, and good at looking at the bigger picture and trying to get to a solution.
Chambers & Partners 2020
Very shrewd operator.
Chambers & Partners 2019
Very knowledgeable
Chambers & Partners 2018
Practical, approachable and good at arguing her client's point of view
Chambers & Partners 2017
Very commercial - she just gets on with the deal.
Chambers & Partners 2016
A great negotiator. We have the utmost confidence when she's advising us. I can treat her word as gospel. This kind of trust is a very rare thing.
Chambers & Partners 2014