Ronan Shanahan


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Ronan is a Partner in William Fry's Corporate Department and advises on a broad range of transactional work including acquisitions and disposals, private equity transactions, investments, limited partnerships, IPOs and capital raises, corporate reorganisations and restructurings and commercial contracts for both Irish and international clients. Ronan joined William Fry in 2020 having spent 9 years in another large Irish law firm.

Significant transactions include advising in connection with:

  • Breedon's €527 million acquisition of Lagan Cement. Further detail about this transaction is available publicly here.**
  • Hanover's takeover of point-of-sale and online transaction technology provider, Escher Group.**
  • Donegal Investment Group plc's sale of its animal feeds business to Fane Valley.**
  • the merger of Tyco and Johnson Controls to create a company with revenue of approximately $32 billion.**
  • Montagu's acquisition of document storage company OASIS.**
  • Greencore on its $747 million acquisition of Illinois-based Peacock Foods and related rights issue.**

**Denotes experience obtained before joining William Fry in 2020.