Aoife McCabe is an associate in the Tax Department of Latham & Watkins' London office. Ms. McCabe qualified as a solicitor in 2014, having trained at the firm’s London and Hong Kong offices.

Ms. McCabe advises clients on the UK and international tax aspects of corporate and finance transactions, multi-jurisdictional tax planning, and tax-related financing and structuring.

Ms. McCabe’s experience includes advising:

  • 888 Holdings plc on an accelerated bookbuild placing of 19.1% of its issued share capital, for 230 pence each
  • KKR on the US$1.1 billion acquisition of Kobalt Capital’s music rights portfolio
  • The Carlyle Group and The Nature’s Bounty Co. on the £1.77 billion sale of Holland & Barrett, one of Europe’s largest health and wellness retailers
  • ICU Medical on its US$1 billion acquisition of the Hospira Infusion Systems business of Pfizer
  • Telenor on the €2.8 billion sale of its Central and Eastern European (CEE) businesses in Hungary, Bulgaria, Serbia, and Montenegro, to PPF Group
  • ACCO Brands Corporation in connection with its €296.9 million acquisition of Esselte Group, a leading European office products company, from private equity firm J.W. Childs
  • Onex Partners on their US$680 million acquisition of the Survitec Group
  • Qatar Holding LLC in relation to the US$45.5 billion merger of Xstrata plc and Glencore International plc

Bar Qualification

  • England and Wales (Solicitor)


  • LPC, BPP Law School, 2012
  • GDL, BPP Law School, 2011
  • LL.M. in Finance, University of Frankfurt, 2010
  • Bachelor of Law and German (BCL), University College Cork, 2009

Languages Spoken

  • English