FAMILY LAW AND DIVORCE
The breakdown of a marriage or partnership is an extremely emotional and distressing time for any person. Legal matters are an unavoidable part of relationship breakdown and it is important that the best professional advice is obtained so as not to compound an already difficult and stressful time.
We will advise you on your rights and obligations both to the other party and to children and the options of mediation and the various methods of dissolving a marriage through separation agreements, Judicial Separation, Divorce or nullity and the recent developments under the Civil Partnership and Cohabitation Act, 2010.
The Supreme Court in a recent case of Barry McKelvey v Irish Rail has clarified the law in this complex area of whether to allow an employee to be legally represented.
The Supreme Court has recently imposed personal liability on a Company Director for €750,000 in legal costs arising from proceedings brought by his Company.