Richard Curran has been appointed as Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department at LK Shields.

Richard joined the firm as a Partner in 2005. Richard is an experienced international M&A lawyer having qualified with another large Dublin corporate firm and worked for several years with Hammonds (now part of international firm Squire Patton Boggs) in London and Berlin.

Recent transactions Richard has worked on include the sale of the OASIS Group to Montagu Private Equity, the acquisition of SteriPack Limited by Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS) and the sale of StudentUniverse Inc. to Flight Centre Travel Group PLC. Richard’s experience covers all sectors and he also advises clients on private equity investments and shareholder arrangements.