What are Trusts?

Trusts are legal arrangements where one party, the settlor, transfers assets to another party, the trustee, to hold and manage for the benefit of a third party, the beneficiary. These arrangements can be tailored for various purposes, from wealth preservation to tax planning. For more information, read Trusts: An Overview. We encourage you to consult directly […]

Celebrating Thomas Murran’s 45-Year Journey as a Renowned Solicitor: A Tribute to Excellence

In the world of law, few individuals manage to leave an indelible mark on the legal community, and Thomas Murran is undoubtedly one of them. Recently, the Law Society of Ireland bestowed upon him a prestigious recognition for his outstanding dedication and service to the legal profession. With an illustrious career spanning 45 years since […]

Peter O'Connor & Son LLP's Sponsorship at Faithlegg Golf Course

Peter O’Connor & Son LLP’s Sponsorship at Faithlegg Golf Course

Step onto the grounds of Faithlegg Golf Course, and you’ll be greeted by a breathtaking sight: lush green fairways stretching as far as the eye can see. But amidst the scenic beauty, one hole stands out above the rest – the 14th hole. With the generous sponsorship from Peter O’Connor & Son LLP, this hole […]

Judge cautions against relying on ‘extremely unsafe’ home-made will.

Judge cautions against relying on ‘extremely unsafe’ will templates downloaded from web. https://www.irishtimes.com/crime-law/courts/2023/07/04/judge-cautions-against-relying-on-extremely-unsafe-will-templates-downloaded-from-web/ The above article by Eleanor Reardon in The Irish Times deals with judgement given by Ms. Justice Siobhán Stack relating to the interpretation of a will. I would wholeheartedly concur with Judge Stack’s advice to members of the public which would be […]

Understanding conveyancing: buying or selling property

Understanding conveyancing: buying or selling property

Conveyancing is the transfer of legal title of real property from one person to another, translated into plain English, it is the process of buying or selling property. The conveyancing process requires input for number of different people including, vendors, purchasers, auctioneers, architects, banks, mortgage brokers and solicitors. A good Solicitor should explain how the […]

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Understanding visa requirements and application processes for international travellers

Visa and non-visa countries refer to the countries that require a visa for foreign nationals to enter and those that do not require a visa, respectively. A visa country is one that requires foreign nationals to obtain a visa before entering. The type of visa required and the application process can vary depending on the […]