Ms Carol Eager > William Fry > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

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Work Department

Corporate / M&A


Carol Eager is a Partner in our Corporate Department. Carol’s practice focuses on advising both public and private companies, investment houses and venture capital organisations on a range of corporate law issues, with a particular focus on mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, private equity and venture capital investments and corporate governance. She is commercial and pragmatic and is the trusted advisor of a variety of Irish and international clients.

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

The team at William Fry is noted for its ‘pragmatic approach‘. It has been active in a range of high-profile domestic and cross-border corporate transactions, particularly public M&A, private equity deals, and venture capital matters (especially in the fintech sector). The team also has expertise in the financial services, technology, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals and healthcare, and hospitality sectors. New practice head Stephen Keogh has a particular focus on private equity transactions; the ‘very strongShane O’Donnell specialises in corporate finance and counts numerous investment and private equity firms among his clients; the ‘excellentMyra Garrett has extensive expertise in M&A and public takeovers; and newly promoted partner Carol Eager has experience in acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures and corporate reorganisations. The team saw the departures of David Carthy to DLA Piper, David Fitzgibbon to Matheson, and Eavan Saunders to Dentons.