Paul White is a partner in the corporate department, specialising in the areas of corporate and commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, corporate governance and corporate finance.
Paul was awarded ‘Ireland Corporate Lawyer of the Year 2016’ by Client Choice. He is recommended by a number of leading publications and directories, including Best Lawyers, Who’s Who Legal, Chambers Global, The Legal 500, IFLR1000 and Chambers Europe.
‘A leading individual . . . very experienced and knowledgeable’ (The Legal 500 2018); ‘Exceptional lawyer with great commercial and legal abilities . . . his knowledge of technical and commercial realities is very strong’ (Chambers Global 2018); ‘A very experienced lawyer. He displays very sound judgment and commercial understanding’ (IFLR1000 2018); ‘Top-class for capital markets . . . very accomplished, very articulate: good commercially and technically. Very calming, competent, a good communicator, efficient and proactive’ (Chambers Global 2017).
He has been a partner with the firm since 1996; managed the London office from 1999 to 2004; served as head of the firm’s corporate department between 2005 and 2010, and as chairman of the firm between 2010 and 2016; and continues actively to serve clients on a range of corporate and commercial law matters. Paul also carries management responsibility for a number of the firm’s key relationships.