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Ruairi Bourke

Maples and Calder British Virgin Islands
work 5th Floor, Ritter House Wickhams Cay II PO Box 173 Road Town Tortola VG1110 British Virgin Islands
British Virgin Islands
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Ruairi advises on a variety of corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and corporate reorganisations.  He has extensive transactional experience.

Professional Background

Ruairi joined Maples and Calder in 2012 and was elected as a partner in 2017.  He previously trained and practised as a corporate lawyer at William Fry in Dublin.  Ruairi has been recognised as a leading lawyer by IFLR1000. Ruairi is Secretary of the BVI Bar Association.


Trinity College Dublin, MA
European Institute of Public Administration, Luxembourg, Master of European Legal Studies

Bar Admissions

2007 - Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland (not practising)
2010 - Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (not practising)
2012 - Admitted as a solicitor of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands)

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