Walter is a Partner in the Corporate and Commercial Department. His principal area of practice is commercial law. On the commercial side, he advises state bodies, multi-national companies and domestic companies. Walter advises on all areas of commercial law including commercial corporate and property transactions.

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Intellectual Property


  • Headed the firm’s team in relation to the roll out of supermarkets throughout Ireland for an international chain
  • Acted in a number high profile acquisitions of hotel companies
  • Acted in a number of high profile and successful judicial review proceedings
  • Acted in a number of the most high profile defamation proceedings in Ireland taken by politicians


  • BA (Hons), 1985 – University College Dublin
  • LLM in commercial law, 1994 – University College Dublin
  • FCIA, Royal Institute of Arbitrators, 1997


  • Admitted as a solicitor (1990)
  • Admitted as a community trade mark attorney (1990)
  • Admitted as a member of the Faculty of Notaries Public (2001)
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (1990)