Myra Garrett - William Fry

Myra Garrett

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2008
Phone: 353 1 639 5122

Myra is a Corporate Partner and former Managing Partner of the Firm.  She has a broad corporate practice specialising in mergers & acquisitions, public takeovers, IPOs and capital market transactions.  She has a particular focus on companies in the technology sector and she also advises companies and boards of directors on corporate governance, general compliance and troublesome issues.

Her notable cases include advising:

  • on IPOs of IONA Technologies, Riverdeep, Esat, Baltimore Technologies, Norkom, CPL Resources, Smurfit Kappa and Dalata
  • Skillsoft plc on its sale to Charterhouse
  • the Now Factory on its sale to IBM
  • Fairfax Financial Holdings, WL Ross, Kennedy Wilson and others on the purchase of 34% equity stake in Bank of Ireland
  • on the Green REIT plc’s €400m placing and open offer


Myra is a non-executive director of the UCD Foundation.  She is a former director of the Irish Institute of Directors and served as a non-executive director on the board of the Irish Road Safety Authority from 2006-2014.

Office Location

Two Grand Canal Square
Dublin, 2

Practice Areas

Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law