Lucy McEvoy is an associate in the London office of Latham & Watkins

Ms. McEvoy’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, venture capital financings, reorganizations, and general corporate matters. 

Prior to joining Latham, Ms. McEvoy worked in the corporate transactions and advisory group of a major Irish law firm based in Dublin.

Ms. McEvoy maintains an active pro bono practice, including providing transactional legal advice to charities in partnership with TrustLaw, negotiating contracts on behalf of Cancer Research UK, and providing remote support to capital defenders in the US.

Ms. McEvoy's experience includes advising:


  • A UK listed plc on its internal reorganization 
  • A sovereign wealth fund in respect of a joint venture arrangement 
  • Cadence Design Systems on its acquisition of Pulsic, a UK-based electronic design automation company
  • Aker Horizons AS on its acquisition of Mainstream Renewable Power Limited*
  • A cloud security business on an internal reorganization and equity investment*
  • A global food biotechnology corporation on its acquisition of a medical nutrition company* 
  • A Luxembourg private equity fund on its acquisition of an alternative investment fund manager* 

Emerging Companies 

  • A climate fund on its investment in the Series A round of a recyclable trading platform business 
  • A venture capital firm on its pre-seed bridge round in a company 

*Experience prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • England and Wales (Solicitor)


  • Law and Business (BBS) (First Class Honours), Trinity College, Dublin, 2018

Languages Spoken

  • English