Seamus is a Senior Associate in the Private Equity team at Osborne Clarke, having joined the firm in 2015 from another major UK legal practice. Having previously gained experience across multi-national mergers and acquisitions, Seamus now specialises in acting for private equity clients on acquisitions, disposals and investments.
As part of the Osborne Clarke management advisory practice, Seamus is also experienced in advising management teams on private equity buyouts and most notably advised the management teams of BMI Healthcare on the sale of the property and operational businesses, the UK’s largest private healthcare provider.
Seamus regularly works with private equity clients including Mobeus Equity Partners, RJD Partners, Alcuin Capital Partners, Horizon Capital and Ambienta SGR. In addition, Seamus has worked closely with a number of Companies on strategic acquisitions, including Alizeti Capital (now known as UK Tote Group) who most recently acquired the Tote business from BetFred.
In addition to his M&A and Private Equity focus, Seamus leads the Warrants team at Osborne Clarke, where he regular advises lenders such as Silicon Valley Bank and Columbia Lake Partners on their warrant instruments obtained as part of their funding of venture capital businesses in the UK. Seamus has a keen interest in VC and growth businesses and is always keen to assist and Advise young entrepreneurs.
Away from the office, despite being in his thirties, Seamus remains a keen rugby player having previously represented Ireland at under 18 level.