Brian O'Gorman

Arthur Cox - Ireland

Partner, Corporate and M&A


+353 1 920 1200

Market leader


Bar admissions:

England & Wales



Practice areas:

Private equity

Brian is a former Managing Partner of the firm. Prior to joining Arthur Cox, Brian spent a number of years in London and Hong Kong with a leading London law firm and a leading investment bank. Brian is widely regarded as one of the leading corporate lawyers in Ireland and is an ‘Eminent Practitioner’ in Chambers & Partners

  • Advised Aon plc on its recommended merger with Willis Towers Watson plc

  • Advised the Smurfit Family on the disposal of the K Club resort to the TLC Group
  • Advised Green REIT plc on all aspects of its takeover by Henderson Park
  • Advised Phoenix Tower International on the acquisition of the Meteor telco infrastructure business from eir
  • Advised Cognizant on the acquisition of Zenith Technologies

  • Capital markets: Equity
  • M&A
  • Private equity

  • Agriculture
  • Financial services
  • Food and beverage
  • Healthcare
  • Pharma and life sciences
  • Transport

  • Law Society of Ireland

  • LLB, Trinity College Dublin, 1990
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland, 1999