Darren Marley

Areas of Expertise

Darren specialises in both advisory and transactional work ranging from seed capital investments to advising buyer/sellers on M&A transactions.

He provides advice on corporate issues including sales and acquisitions of companies, equity investments, the restructuring of groups of companies and the provision of general corporate law advice to shareholders and directors.

Darren provides advice to clients across a number of sectors including transport and logistics, advertising, events management and property with a particular focus on clients in the TMT sector.

His recent experience includes acting for the management team and shareholders of a leading hyperscale data center provider in Europe on the sale of the company and its subsidiaries to a NASDAQ listed data center provider, advising an AIM listed company on its acquisition of a geospatial software solutions provider in France and acting for a private limited company of its acquisition of a boutique hotel.


In the last 18 months Darren has acted on some of the most significant NI transactions including advising:

What they say

Darren Marley is exceptional, he goes beyond law and thinks commercially – advising the businesses we invest in on what matters and what doesn’t…there are few lawyers who can give quality advice with a very strong commercial focus on what really matters”

Darren Marley – pragmatic and tenacious to deliver transactions in tight timeframes”

Darren Marley is very diligent and responsive. He focuses in heavily on the detail and is a great complement to Chris”

“He is super accessible, which is great – he’s like an extension of the team in that respect. He has a hawk-eye for detail and gets everything done…he has done a really good job of relationship-building”

Darren Marley is very professional and very creative in solving complex legal matters in a sensitive way. He is excellent and very personable – he can talk around complex legal matters in a good way”

Chambers and Partners / Legal 500


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