Liam Timoney

Liam F. Timoney

Liam F. Timoney
New York
+1 212 459 7132

Liam F. Timoney is a partner in the firm’s Business Law Department and a member of its Private Equity group.


Mr. Timoney focuses on the representation of private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in a wide range of corporate transactions, including leveraged acquisitions, growth equity investments and cross-border transactions. In addition, Mr. Timoney has experience advising private equity funds on general governance and adversarial matters.  Mr. Timoney regularly advises clients on transactions involving the healthcare, pharmaceutical, technology and media industries.

Professional Activities

Mr. Timoney is a member and a former officer and director of the Saint Andrew’s Society of the State of New York.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Timoney was an associate at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in its Corporate Department, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions.




University of Pennsylvania Law School

Dip LP2005

Glasgow Graduate School of Law

Bachelor of Laws2004

University of Glasgow School of Law



  • New York


Mr. Timoney is the co-author of “Seeing Through SWFs: Sovereign Wealth Funds and the Santiago Principles” in The Deal Magazine (January, 2009).