Property transactions

Conveyancing is the term used to describe the process in which properties are either bought, sold, transferred or re-mortgaged.

Our services include:

  • Buying a new house
  • Site purchase and development
  • Selling a house/apartment
  • Planning
  • Mortgages and charges
  • Transfer/buying/ selling of farms and businesses
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Family Law

As experienced Family Law solicitors we at O’Donovan & Co understand that when a family relationship breaks down it can be a time of great upset and distress for everyone involved. We aim to provide Family Law services in an empathetic manner, providing sensitive yet impartial advice to our clients delivered in a confidential manner.

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Probate and Estate Planning

However, there are many advantages to making a Will, among those are;

Making a Will avoids intestacy.
Making a Will allows you to appoint an executor of your choice.
Making a Will allows you to appoint a guardian for your children
Making a Will allows you to pass on items to loved ones.
Making a will gives legal standing to what you intend to do with your assets or possessions after death.

The following are just the main services we provide within this area…

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Personal Injury Law

We have expertise in all forms of litigation* and dispute resolution, including alternative dispute resolution procedures.

*In contentious business, a solicitor may not calculate fees or other charges as a percentage or proportion of any award or settlement.

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Employment Law

We deal with all areas of employment law which include Unfair Dismissal, Redundancy matters, Employment Contracts, Employment tribunal Hearings and Accidents at work.

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We have experience in the application, renewal of licenses, court applications and restaurant certificates. We act for several restaurants, pubs, clubs, and hotels in Kinsale and around West Cork.

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Commissioner for Oaths

Karen O’Donovan is available to execute documents which require the signature of a Commissioner for Oaths.

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Notary Public

Karen O’Donovan is available to execute documents which require the signature of a public notary.

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Kinsale Mediation Centre

Mediation is a voluntary non-binding method of resolving disputes. The parties in dispute try to find a solution by means of an independent and mutual third party. Mediation is an attempt to keep families out of the Court system. The Court system by its nature is adversarial. In the mediation process, the aim is to foster better relations where possible. Mediation can be used in employment issues/business providing people with the space they need to discuss and resolve differences so that productivity can be maintained.

Karen O’Donovan is a certified member of the Mediators Institute of Ireland…

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