Katrina Murphy is a senior associate in the Corporate & Securities practice of the London office. She joined Mayer Brown in 2018. 

Katrina advises on a broad range of domestic and cross-border corporate transactions and corporate governance matters. She advises clients on: private equity transactions, working with both investors and management teams on buy-and-build strategies; public and private mergers and acquisitions; equity fundraisings; reorganisations; commercial agreements and outsourcing transactions. 

Katrina has experience of advising clients in a range of sectors, with a focus on technology, pharmaceuticals and telecommunications. 

Spoken Languages

  • English


  • Advised Halifax Group, a leading US based mid-market private equity firm, on the sale of the Pirtek Europe to PNC Riverarch Capital, a US-based private equity firm. Pirtek Europe is the leading on-site provider of hydraulic hose replacement and associated services across Europe.


BPP Law School, LPC

BPP Law School, GDL

University of Leeds, BA (Hons)


  • England and Wales