Legal 500 calls her “self-assured, an excellent negotiator and technically excellent” whilst IFLR1000 refers to her as “highly professional and always available”. Maegen is a corporate partner in our London office; she heads our UK equity capital markets practice and advises financial institution sector clients on their corporate finance transactions. She also brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to her role at Hogan Lovells and proactively guides her clients through their most complex transactions, managing high pressure situations with ease and good humor.
Maegen acts for issuers and underwriters on equity capital markets transactions in a wide range of sectors, drawing on the extensive sector experience which Hogan Lovells has available. She also acts for financial institutions on corporate finance transactions, whether on their advisory or own account transactions.
'Very solid and technically excellent'
'Highly professional, good knowledge of relevant law and process, always available, on hand to deal with the trickier elements of the process'
Areas of Focus
Maegen acted for Optimal Payments on its transformational EUR1.1bn acquisition of Skrill and associated £450m rights issue, which won 2015 AIM deal of the year.
Maegen guided Barclays through the disposal of UK secured lending, a transaction which helped progress the re-shaping of Barclays to focus on its core businesses.
Maegen acted for JP Morgan Cazenove and Numis as sponsors on Mothercare's rights issue which helped to reshape the Mothercare business.
Maegen acted for the Icelandic Government on the restructure of the Icelandic banking system, a transaction which was high profile, complicated and innovative.