Food, Agriculture & Beverage


Our integrated Food, Agriculture & Beverage team possesses significant depth of experience. This allows us to deliver practical industry insight and knowledge. We provide our clients with the right answers quickly and bring added value to all stages of the business life cycle.

We advise both domestic and international companies. From indigenous start-ups to some of the largest food organisations in Ireland, we have worked with many major operators in this sector. We also advise retailers, restaurants, caterers and suppliers to the sector.

Our clients rely on us to advise on product development, contract negotiations, securing investment, protecting their brands, entering overseas markets, complying with food law regulation, product liability claims or acquiring a competitor.


Our Services

  • IP – protection, licensing and defence
  • Corporate transactions – investment, partnership, joint venture and M&A transactions
  • Brexit preparation - including EU / UK fbo name and address for labels
  • Regulatory – food labelling, advertising
  • Product liability and recalls

Recent Work

  • Advised Ray Coyle, former Largo Foods executive, on his investment in the vehicle that bought Donegal Catch from 2 Sisters Food Group
  • Acting for Fane Valley Co-Operative Society on its acquisition of duck producer, Silver Hill Foods in March 2019
  • Acted for 2 Sisters Good Group on the sale of Green Isle Foods, including Goodfellas Pizza, to Nomad Foods Europe
  • LinkedIn


Wendy Hederman


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