Our corporate, commercial & M&A group is one of the leading practices of its kind in Ireland. We deliver a comprehensive and experienced service to domestic and international clients across a wide range of sectors.
We advise our clients at every stage of business development from establishment through start-up fundraising, growth and expansion, financing and equity fund-raising, business acquisitions, restructuring and ongoing legal compliance to exit and realisation.
Our experienced corporate team engages with our clients in an approachable and client-focused way with the aim of providing first class pragmatic legal advices and solutions to them in a timely manner.
As a full service firm, we also call on the many other areas of expertise within the firm where required, including intellectual property, regulatory and competition, employment and benefits, banking and finance, real estate and litigation.
On eight separate single and multi-location veterinary practise acquisitions.
On its purchases of Irish Drilling Limited and OSK, having advised them on various other acquisitions.
On the acquisition and financing of three hotels in separate transactions - Tulfarris Hotel and Golf Resort, Blessington Lake, Blessington, Co. Wicklow; Cahernane House Hotel, Killarney, Co. Kerry; and Leopold Hotel, Sheffield, England.
Enterprise Ireland’s preferred external legal adviser in relation to its equity portfolio and have acted for it on a very significant number of investments and trade sales.
On the acquisition of BoatyardX, a custom software company established in Ireland, Columbia and Romania. We had previously advised Ergo on its acquisition of Asystec.
Thomond Underwriting Limited
On its sale to UK insurance house, the Clear Group.
Galway Plant and Tool Hire Limited
On its sale to Briggs Equipment Ireland Limited.
In the Company of Huskies Limited
On its sale to Nasdaq-listed Stagwell.
Shareholders in Equinome
On the buy in by Plusvital and merger of the two businesses in the equine genetics and nutrition industry.
On its acquisition of Hasbro Toys Inc. business and facilities in Ireland.
Beauchamps provides great value for the legal spend — talented and helpful attorneys that provide good advice in an efficient fashion. They are very strong in client responsiveness and pragmatic in approach.
Offers practical solutions in commercial transaction negotiations.
Available at short notice, responsive and don’t have big egos.
The firm offers practical and pragmatic advice and I think it is a great service.
Due to the expertise at Beauchamps, there is a strong ability to handle complex matters.
The firm provides a seamless cross-departmental service. They are commercial and show utmost commitment in getting the deal done.
Beauchamps shows an ability to understand the client's commercial goals and have a great combination of strong technical expertise and pragmatism.
A truly partner-led service with fantastic commitment given by all the Beauchamps team members to each transaction. Advice is practical and commercial with the desired end result always to the fore of advice provided.
Practical, commercial advice grounded in a deep understanding of the client’s world. Pleasure to deal with.
They are experts in their field and have made the effort to develop a good understanding of our business.
Beauchamps' service is really exceptional; highly personalised and great access to the partners as appropriate.
They are very diligent, pay close attention to detail and really go above and beyond.
Speedy and always forward-thinking.
The lawyers are really reliable.
We knew before hiring Beauchamps that it was a very commercially focused practice, and this was borne out in our experience of dealing with the firm. What we found unique was the team culture internally whereby multiple lawyers at all levels, from associate to partner, were available to collaborate and support our project, as required, proactively and without prompt. We liked this and it certainly distinguished Beauchamps from other firms in our experience.
Beauchamps have an in-depth knowledge and understanding of our business, our values and our goals. This ensures that all services provided are to the highest standard and on point.
Beauchamps’ team really does give a highly personalised service. The partners take a strong interest in the overall strategic objectives of our business and help provide the right frameworks to achieve this from a legal point of view. They are highly responsive and prompt and always forward thinking on matters.
Partner-led, very commercial, very good attention to detail, easy to do business with. Shaun O’Shea and Máire Cunningham stand out as partners.
The individuals we met were approachable, deeply knowledgeable and highly professional.
Very strong SME credentials. They get our business as growth capital investors.
They have ability to link all the different elements of the transaction into a simple yet effective solution.
Thorough and quick work.
They have expertise in a wide range of corporate disciplines.
The lawyers are very thorough and focused
The firm enjoys a wide range of professionals in a variety of fields. It was extremely useful and fruitful to use the team’s expertise in a cross-border transaction.
Practical approach and advice.
They have a very diverse team and are very professional.
Personal attention from the lead partners, speed of response, quality of service.
Beauchamps are a standout Irish legal firm and have vast experience working on implementing complex tax and commercial-driven structures. They provide cost-efficient, practical advice which is easy to navigate. Their lawyers are technical but all have grounded, approachable personas.
Very professional, with a level of agility which works for us. They have depth in all the right areas.
Very strong team with access to numerous specialists within the wider firm.
They are very responsive.
I have found all members of the firm to be very knowledgeable and informed.
Very approachable, pragmatic, quick to come up with practical solutions and very knowledgeable.
Clients are extremely satisfied with the firm's value for money, as the firm makes 'an invaluable contribution' and gives a 'tailored, personalised service'.
Efficient and professional team
I really like the full-service nature of the firm. It has an amazing group of specialists in-house who all work really well and closely together.
This firm's lawyers are solution finders. You get a top-quality service at a very competitive price.
I think of Beauchamps as trusted advisers to our business; it would be our first port of call for any legal advice.
The team is transactionally oriented; it understands how issues fit in that context and tries to resolve problems.
We felt really confident immediately because the quality of advice was brilliant. The team provided intelligent support during the negotiation.
The lawyers have great people skills and understand how we operate and accommodate that.