Lester specialises in advising clients on a wide range of corporate and commercial transactions.

Lester’s experience includes advising on mergers and acquisitions, management and leveraged buy-outs, corporate restructuring, grant aided, venture capital and private equity investments, joint ventures and partnerships, trading agreements, licensing agreements, executive entry and exit arrangements.   

Experience

  • Acted for an Irish technology company on its admission to the Alternative Investment Market of the London Stock Exchange and the Enterprise Securities Market of the Irish Stock Exchange.
  • Acted for the sellers on the partial sale of an Irish edtech firm to a global technology-focused investment firm.
  • Acted for the sellers of an Irish leading manufacturer of high quality security and risk electronic systems and wireless alarm products to an Scandinavian group.
  • Advised on the disposal of an Irish provider of intelligent remote monitoring solutions for collectors of waste and recycling to an American private equity firm that focuses in technology companies.
  • Acted on the significant portfolio disposal of an Irish based international developer, constructor and owner/operator of solar projects to a French based leader of independent producers of renewable energy.
  • Advised on the disposal of an Dublin based manufacturer of access control products to an international provider of security solutions.
  • Acted for an Irish producer of leading premium cooked meats brands and breakfast products in its acquisition of a meat supplier.
  • Advised on the investment round of a Dublin based international supplier of high quality tray-bakes and grab-and-go bars.
  • Advised on the series A financing of a Dublin based international provider of business management software to fitness studios and gyms

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  • LLM
    Trinity College Dublin
    2003
  • LLB
    Universidad Francisco Marroquin
    1997
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in Ireland
    Law Society of Ireland
    2013
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in England and Wales
    Law Society of England and Wales
    2014

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