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Catherine Kennedy

Associate, Corporate Department


Phone: 44-020-3023-5160
Fax: 44-020-3023-5460


Catherine Kennedy is an associate in the Corporate practice of Paul Hastings and is based in the firm’s London office. Ms. Kennedy has a general corporate and M&A practice that includes public and private mergers and acquisitions, commercial contracts, and experience in general commercial advisory matters and corporate governance mandates.


  • University of Law, Legal Practice Course, 2016
  • University College Dublin, BBL (Hons), Business and Law, 2012


  • Hilton Hotels on a number of corporate reorganizations
  • Hitachi Construction Machinery on U.K. corporate governance and compliance matters
  • NJJ Telecom Europe on the acquisition of a majority of eir, the Irish telecommunications and broadband business, which had revenue of £1.32 billion in 2016
  • Madison Energy, a division of Madison Industries, on the acquisition of the Centek Group, a world leading designer and manufacturer of centralizers, primarily for the oil and gas industry
  • DXC Technology Company, on its acquisition of the shares in Virtual Clarity that DXC did not already own following its 2017 strategic investment in Virtual Clarity
  • Astorg, a leading European private equity firm with over €8 billion of assets under management, on the acquisition of a significant minority stake in Acturis Group, a leading supplier of insurance software, from Summit Partners
  • Oakley Capital, a leading Western Europe-focused private equity firm, on its acquisition of two leading maritime e-learning businesses, Seagull and Videotel
  • SICP Investments SPC on its investments into M-Flow Technologies
  • SilverTree Equity on its acquisition of Agility CIS, a New Zealand based provider of utility customer information and billing systems software for energy retailers
  • Sagicor Financial Corporation Limited, on the London Stock Exchange aspects of the business combination with Alignvest Acquisition II Corporation, a special purpose acquisition corporation listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange
  • Intel Corporation on its acquisition of U.K.-based Omnitek (a processor solutions business)
  • Hansol Paper Co., Ltd., the largest paper manufacturer in Korea, on the sale of its European Schades and R+S group companies to U.S-based Iconex




England and Wales Solicitor


University of Law, Moorgate, L.P.C. 2016
BPP University Law School, GDL 2015
University College Dublin, BBL 2012