AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Funds & Investment Management
Maples and Calder Recognised for Seven Airfinance Deal of the Year Awards
Maples and Calder Advises Avolon on Sale to China's Bohai in $7.6bn Deal
Maples and Calder Advises First ICAV Registration with Central Bank of Ireland
2003 – Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland
2004 – Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (not practising as an English solicitor)
Chambers and Partners note William as a "pre-eminent tax lawyer". Legal Business' Ireland report has featured him as one of the next generation of star partners to watch. William has also been recommended by Legal 500 and Who's Who Legal 2018.
William is a contributor to various newspapers and legal publications on tax matters for Irish funds and other vehicles. He speaks on the tax changes for fund vehicles at our annual Maples Insights sessions. Will is experienced in international structures and regularly works with international law and accounting firms on technical issues, such as the classification of ICAVs. Will regularly represents financial services clients in Revenue disputes, including audits and enquiries and led the settlement one of the largest Revenue cases in recent years.
The Investment Limited Partnership
Further Tax Changes for Irish Property Funds
Funds and Investment Management Update - Ireland - Q1 2019
Tax Issues on REIT Acquisitions
International Tax Update - April 2019
Funds and Investment Management Update - Ireland - Q4 2018