David E Brennan Partner Co-Chair of Global Tech


Speaks:  English

Qualified: 2005 - Solicitor of England & Wales


Primary office:  London




David E Brennan

David is a partner in the corporate team and Co-Chair of the firm's global tech Group. His practice focuses mainly on equity capital markets and also on public and private mergers and acquisitions. He has advised both issuers and sponsors on numerous IPOs and secondary fundraisings (including placings, open offers and rights issues), particularly of AIM and dual listed companies.

David is also a member of the firm's US sales team and leads the team responsible for New York.

Clients

David's acts for start-up companies at the beginning of their life cycle, through to established quoted companies. His practice is predominantly international in nature and he therefore regularly coordinates advice across a variety of jurisdictions to ensure a consistent approach, regardless of where the client is doing business.

Experience

He has considerable experience advising on public takeovers, private acquisitions and international joint ventures in various sectors, but with a particular emphasis on both tech and natural resources.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2016

    • Career
      2016
      Gowling WLG (UK) LLP, partner
  • 2015

    • Rankings & Awards
      December2015
      Who's Who Legal: Mining
    • Rankings & Awards
      October2015
      Legal 500, Corporate and Commercial - Flotations
    • Rankings & Awards
      October2015
      Legal 500, Projects, Energy & Natural Resources
    • Career
      2015
      Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co, partner
    • Career
      2015
      Gowlings (UK) LLP, partner
  • 2012

    • Career
      2012
      Gowlings (UK) LLP, senior associate
  • 2005

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2005
      Qualified, Solicitor of England & Wales
  • 2003

    • Career
      2003
      Cobbetts LLP, trainee solicitor to director
  • 2002

    • Education
      2002
      University of Northumbria, Legal Practice Course
  • 1998

    • Education
      1998
      University of Dundee, LLB (Hons)