Sonya Manzor - William Fry

Sonya Manzor

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2008
Phone: 353 1 639 5212

Sonya is a Partner in William Fry Tax Advisors. She advises both domestic and multi-national corporations across a range of sectors on Irish tax matters including corporate tax, VAT and stamp duty. She is a key member of the firm’s FDI group.

Her extensive experience includes advising on inward investment, IP and international tax structuring, reorganisations, real estate transactions and mergers and acquisitions.

Sonya is a member of the Law Society of Ireland and the Irish Tax Institute. She is a member of the Law Society Taxation Committee and is also a director of the Irish branch of the IFA. 

Recent significant transactions include advising:

  • Forest Laboratories Inc on its merger with Actavis plc;
  • King Digital Entertainment on its restructuring to domicile to Ireland and IPO on the New York Stock Exchange;
  • UPMC in relation to its acquisition and sale of a majority stake in the Beacon Hospital.

Sonya was awarded Lawyer Monthly Women in Law 2014 award in recognition of her work in the tax sector. She is a frequent speaker in tax topics and has written on tax matters for several publications. She is the co-author of the Irish chapter on the European Lawyer Reference publication “Tax Litigation – Jurisdictional Comparisons”.

Office Location

Two Grand Canal Square
Dublin, 2

Practice Areas

Tax Law