Joseph is an Associate Solicitor in the Corporate and Commercial Department.

Joseph has experience advising on a wide range of transactions including mergers and acquisitions, investments under the Employment & Investment Incentive Scheme (EIIS),  venture capital and equity investments, corporate restructuring and shareholder matters. 

Experience

  • Advised in relation to general commercial contracts, directors’ duties, corporate governance and compliance issues
  • Advised on the fiduciary duties that directors have to a company
  • Advised on contractual clauses that could be regarded as penal in nature 
  • Advised on general commercial matters
  • Advising investors and investees in venture capital transactions including investment by Enterprise Ireland into client companies involving negotiation of investment agreements, restructuring share capital and drafting revised Constitutions.
  • Facilitated several investments under the Employment & Investment Incentive Scheme (EIIS)
  • Advising numerous start-ups and early stage companies in relation to formation, financing and investment.
  • Advising on Shareholder Agreements and Share Purchase Agreements
  • Preparing and amending documents to facilitate several investments under the Employment & Investment Incentive Scheme (EIIS)

Contact Joseph

+353 1 638 5819
jdepaor@lkshields.ie

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  • Bachelor of Arts B.A.
    National University of Ireland, Galway
    2009
  • Bachelor of Law LL.B.
    National University of Ireland, Galway
    2010
  • Masters of Law LL.M
    National University of Ireland, Galway
    2011

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