Littelfuse, Inc.Wednesday, 19 April 2023
ByrneWallace LLP advised Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ: LFUS) on its acquisition of Western Automation Research and Development (WARD), a Galway based designer and manufacturer of electrical shock protection devices used across a range of markets including e-Mobility off-board charging infrastructure, industrial safety, and renewables. Founded in 1984, WARD is headquartered in Galway, Ireland, with operations in the US, Spain, and the UK.
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, United States, Littelfuse, Inc. is a global industrial technology manufacturing company empowering a sustainable, connected, and safer world. Across more than 20 countries, and with approximately 18,000 global associates serving over 100,000 end customers with products found in a variety of industrial, transportation, and electronics end markets.
The ByrneWallace LLP team was led by Eamonn Carey (Partner, Corporate) and supported by corporate colleagues Emmet Connolly (Associate), Diarmuid McIntyre (Solicitor), Ana Soptica (Solicitor), and John O’Connor (Solicitor), Colin Bolger (ByrneWallace Tax Advisors), Liam Connellan (Partner, Head of Pensions), Ciara Ruane (Partner, Employment Law), James Moreland (Head of Corporate Secretarial), Sophie Ryan (Senior Company Secretary), Zelda Deasy (Partner, Data Protection), Barrie Scott (Solicitor, Data Protection), Pádraig Murray (Associate, Property), Robert McDermott (Senior Associate, Litigation and Dispute Resolution), Paraic O’Kennedy (Partner, Banking and Finance), John Crowe (Senior Associate, Banking and Finance) and Victor Timon (Partner, Head of Technology).