Nicholas Metcalfe


Nick is a Partner on our Corporate Governance team, specialising in Corporate Law.

Nick’s experience in complex reorganisations and technical expertise on company law means that he is able to identify and analyse issues with company law at an early stage and suggest solutions to any issues which may arise.

Nick previously worked as a partner in leading commercial law firms in England. Nick’s work in England involved a wide variety of corporate matters including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and a wide variety of subscription, investment and shareholders’ agreements, representing private and institutional investors and target companies. Nick also advises clients on mergers and acquisitions, financings and restructurings, re-organisations and general company law provisions and requirements.


  • Company Law
  • Corporate Governance

Representative Matters

  • Acted as lead counsel managing the implementation of a corporate reorganisation a large global pharmaceutical multinational which included the transfer of group subsidiaries in 17 jurisdictions.
  • Advised on a number of domestic mergers involving both mergers by absorption and by acquisition, including with parent companies in the Netherlands and the UK.
  • Lead the intergroup transfer of the internal financing function of a worldwide chemicals company from Belgium to Ireland.
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Areas of Expertise

Corporate Governance & Compliance Corporate Law

Professional Memberships

Law Society of Ireland

Law Society of England and Wales


Newcastle University , BA (Hons)

Manchester Metropolitan University, PGDL, LPC