Niall Tansey, Partner, specialises in Litigation and Corporate.
Niall is experienced in Litigation, including Injury Claims and Medical Negligence Law. He has been involved in many high-profile medical misadventure cases and has represented injured patients and their families across the legal spectrum, including in the High Court and as principal advocate at Coroner’s Inquests. He is also experienced in Commercial Litigation, with a particular emphasis on complex shareholder disputes.
In addition, Niall has over 10 years’ experience in corporate mergers and acquisitions, disposals, restructurings and joint ventures, particularly in the technology, pharmaceutical and real estate sectors. He also advises private equity sponsors and companies of all sizes – including start-ups and early stage businesses – on fund-raising and related issues.
Finally, Niall has extensive experience of providing general Commercial Law / Business Law advice, from commercial contract matters to corporate governance and regulatory issues.
Niall worked for over 8 years with ‘magic circle’ law firm Clifford Chance in its London, Hong Kong and Tokyo offices. Prior to joining Damien Tansey Solicitors LLP, Niall worked as Legal Counsel at Uber in Hong Kong.
Education: Degree in Law (Trinity College, Dublin), Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Studies (Oxford Institute of Legal Practice)
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