Colm is co-head of Maples and Calder's Corporate team in the Maples Group's Dublin office. Colm has extensive experience in company law and corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, venture capital, cross-border mergers and private equity investments. He has been involved in many of Ireland's most significant equity financings and transactions involving Irish private technology companies. Colm also has extensive experience advising institutional financial investors and private equity investors investing in and acquiring Irish assets. His practice includes Irish inward investment projects and other cross border transactions. Colm is a sought after advisor to many of Ireland's most successful venture-backed technology companies, having represented such firms as AMCS, Movidius and Web Reservations.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Maples Group Announces Leadership Appointments
Maples advises Version 1 on the acquisition of Rocela Group
Maples advises on the acquisition of Xtra-vision
Maples advises on the sale of ThinkSmart Technologies
Mobile Travel Technologies Raises US$5m from DFJ Esprit
Colm joined the Maples Group in 2007. He previously worked for a large Irish corporate law firm. Colm has been recommended by IFLR1000 and noted in Chambers and Partners as a leading corporate lawyer.
2002 - Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland
University College Dublin, Ireland
Irish Budget 2020 - A Roadmap for Irish and International Business
Corporate Legislative Update: Ireland
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Increased Merger Thresholds from 1 January 2019 - Ireland
Corporate Legislative Update - Ireland
Irish Government Budget 2019 - "at the heart of the EU and open to the world"