Bill Holohan, B.C.L., LL.B., F.C.I.L.S., F.C.I.Arb., A.M. (CEDR), is the Senior Partner of Holohan Solicitors, (Cork and Dublin) and uniquely in Ireland, is qualified as a Solicitor, a Commissioner for Oaths, a Notary Public, an Arbitrator, a CEDR Accredited Mediator, an Irish Trade Mark Agent, & EU Community Trade Mark Practitioner. He is a director of 16 limited liability companies, as well as being a shareholder, Director and Company Secretary of the Aura Leisure Group of companies. He is co-author of a number of books on "Bankruptcy Law and Practice", "Leasing", "International Civil Procedures", "Insolvency Law in Ireland", and "Rescue of Companies" and has acted as legal adviser to the Office of the Official Assignee in Bankruptcy, for over 20 years as well as acting for liquidators, examiners, receivers, creditors, debtors, bankers and financiers. He is a Founder Member & Committee Member of the Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners, and Consultant / Internal Examiner on Insolvency to the Law School of the Law Society of Ireland as well as being the Legal Advisor to the Irish Franchise Association, a Committee Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Irish Branch), an Executive Committee Member of the Irish Maritime Law Association, and a Titulary Member of the Comité Maritime International. Holohan Solicitors were awarded the title of "Acquisition International Magazine Winner: Irish Insolvency Law Firm of the Year 2012."