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William is an associate in Maples and Calder's Corporate team in the Maples Group's Dublin office. William advises on a wide range of corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and private equity investments, corporate restructurings and shareholder matters.


Recent transactions include advising:

Firmwave on its acquisition by Taoglas;
- the shareholders of 3D4Medical on its sale to Elsevier;
BidX1 on the strategic investment by Pollen Street Capital;
Altify on its sale to Upland Software;
AMCS on various international acquisitions;
Great Point Partners on the recapitalisation of SteriPack Group;
Upland Software on its acquisition of Interfax Communications;
- the Avolon Group on its acquisition of the CIT Group;
Digital Marketing Institute in respect of an investment led by Spectrum Equity;
Marathon Asset Management on various Irish acquisitions and investments;
GW Plastics on its acquisition of Avenue Mould Solutions;
Cardinal Carlyle Ireland on its investment in Abtran;
Pharmapod on its CAD3m investment from the Canadian Pharmacists Association and various commercial matters;
BGF on its €10.5m investment in Edgescan;
MBK Partners on its acquisition of Accordia Golf;
Bain Capital on corporate governance and company law matters; and
Code Institute on its recent investment from Kernel Capital and Infinity Capital.

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William joined the Maples Group in 2015. Previously, he was an associate in the corporate department of another large Irish law firm.


Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland, 2014
Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (non-practising), 2015


University College Cork, BCL (Clinical) (First Class Honours), 2008
University of Limerick, LLM (International Commercial Law) (First Class Honours), 2009
Dublin Business School, Diploma in Taxation (Distinction), 2011


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