William Irwin - Consultant Corporate Commercial Lawyer

Legal Consultant at Malahide Dublin



Work category




Profile Activity

Providing legal and taxation advice to start-up companies in the healthcare, biotechnology and general commercial arena.

William Irwin's Professional Experience

2010 - Present

Malahide Dublin - Legal Consultant

Senior Commercial Lawyer admitted in England and Ireland. Provider of consultancy legal services to clients (IT industry, pharmaceutical). Commercial contracts,software licensing agreements,maintenance agreements,services agreements, Data Protection, Competition law, Employment matters, Tax. Advising on investments such as Enterprise Ireland funding.

Key Skills
Contracts data Investments lawyer pharmaceutical Tax
2011 - 2012

Sandisk - Director Counsel EMEA (Contract Role)

To Cover period of leave of existing Legal Counsel

2011 - 2011

New Beginning - Adviser

Assisting homeowners facing re-possession.

2010 - 2010

Holmes O'Malley Sexton Solicitors - Commercial Solicitor

Corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures,commercial, technology, EU and competition law. Software licensing, e- commerce and data protection issues. Raising of finance and BES schemes.

Drafting and negotiation of commercial contracts including Distribution Agreements, Franchise Agreements, Development & Licence Agreements, Shareholder Agreements, Partnership Agreements and Company Incorporation.

Key Skills
Contracts Corporate Law data finance Negotiation
2002 - 2003

Tibotec - Legal Adviser

Sole in-house legal adviser responsible for all legal matters in EMEA
including negotiation and drafting of commercial sales and distribution contracts, corporate compliance, employment law matters, data protection, sales, advertising and marketing projects.

Key Skills
Contracts data EMEA Marketing Negotiation

William Irwin's Education and Qualifications


Bachelor/Degree - Solicitor, Commercial Law

Law Society of England and Wales


Bachelor/Degree - Masters, Commercial Law

University College Dublin


Bachelor/Degree - Associate, Tax

Institute of Taxation


Bachelor/Degree - Solicitor, Commercial & Tax Law

law society


Bachelor/Degree - Business Studies, Business, Law, Tax

Dublin City University


Bachelor/Degree - Leaving Certificate, English, Maths, Science

St. vincents CBS glasnevin


Bachelor/Degree - ,

Christian Brothers College

William Irwin's Additional Information


Sailing, Kayaking, Tri-athlon, Water-polo


Law Society of Ireland, Institute of Taxation,


Sportsperson of the Year 1990 Dublin City University
Sportsperson (Junior) St. Vincents Water Polo Club