Telephone: 01 872 5376 | Fax: 01 872 5173

 

Address:
Haliday House, 32 Arran Quay, Dublin 7, D07 P23W

Email: info@costellosolicitors.ie

 

DX Number: 1094 Four Courts

© Seán Costello Solicitors 2020

GENERAL LITIGATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION

We have a long-established track record of successfully dealing with personal injury claims.  We pride ourselves in obtaining the best possible results for our clients. If you have been the victim of a personal injury claim or require assistance on any of the issues as set below then please contact us and we will immediately arrange a consultation.

  • Personal Injuries

  • Road Traffic Accidents

  • Accidents at Work

  • Medical Negligence

  • Professional Negligence

  • Defence of Claims

  • Defamation

  • Bullying and Harassment Claims

  • Strategic Advice

  • Breach of Contract

  • Debt Collection and Recovery

 

RESIDENTIAL CONVEYANCING

We appreciate that buying a property may be the single biggest purchase you will ever make and we are here to ensure that your transaction is given the care and attention to detail that is required. If you require assistance with a purchase or sale or with any of the issues as set out below please do not hesitate to contact us.

  • Purchase and Sale of Second Hand houses and apartments

  • Purchase of new houses and apartments

  • Mortgages

  • Short term residential leases

  • Rights of way and wayleaves for services

  • Boundary disputes

  • First Registrations

  • Purchase of freeholds

  • PRTB hearings

  • Co-ownership Agreements

 

COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS & AGREEMENTS

We have many years experience advising on commercial transactions such as purchase and sale of commercial units, drafting and advising on leasehold agreements and disputes. If you require any assistance with any of the matters as set out below then please contact us.

  • Purchase and sale of Commercial units

  • Shopping Centre units

  • Offices

  • Shops

  • Licenced Premises

  • Industrial Units

  • Acting for Landlord and Tenant in commercial Leases

  • Advices re financing and putting security in place

  • Guarantees, priority agreements, waivers, deeds of postponement

  • Commercial Disputes

  • Debt Collection and Recovery

  • Partnership and Shareholder Disputes

  • Breach of Copyright actions

 

EMPLOYMENT LAW

We advise on all aspects of employment law from unfair dismissal to pay and entitlements, from contract negotiations to redundancy and termination agreements. We also advise extensively on bullying and harassment in the workplace.

  • Employment Contracts

  • Disciplinary Issues

  • Bullying and Harassment in the Workplace

  • Advices re Non-Compete and Non-Solicitation clauses

  • Redundancies

  • Termination of Employment Contracts

  • Workplace Relations Commission

  • Labour Court hearings

  • Protected Disclosures

  • General Employment Law Advice for Employer or employee

 

CRIMINAL LITIGATION

This firm has a wealth of experience in advising clients the subject of criminal prosecutions arising from road traffic matters to drink driving prosecutions to serious offences prosecuted in the Central Criminal Court.

  • District Court, Circuit Court and Central Criminal Court Prosecutions

  • Appeals to the Court of Criminal Appeal

  • Road Traffic Offences

  • Contesting Penalties or Fines

  • Driving Licence Restoration

  • Firearms Offences

  • Offences against the State

  • Sexual Offences

  • Drug Offences

 

PROBATE, WILLS AND ESTATES

Experience has shown that executing a thorough and professionally advised will ensures that the wishes of a deceased person are carried out. We can assist in all aspects of probate from making your own carefully planned will to providing advices to executors and beneficiaries. If you need advice on wills, tax planning and inheritances or indeed the duties of an executor then please contact us for an appointment

  • Estate planning advice

  • Drafting and execution of Wills

  • Probate office applications

  • Administration of Intestate Estates (no will)

  • Wards of Court applications

  • Probate actions - taking claims against the Estate of a Deceased.

  • Advices to Personal Representatives

  • S.117 Applications and other contentious will disputes

  • Powers of Attorney

  • Deeds of Family Arrangement 

  • Tax Advice

 

FAMILY LAW

Breakdown of relationships can be a very upsetting and confusing time for clients. We aim to provide professional and practical advice to clients in such situations.  If you are experiencing such issues then please feel free to contact us for understanding and pragmatic advice for you and your family.

  • Judicial Separation and Divorce Proceedings

  • Separation Agreements

  • Child Custody and Welfare

  • Access and Maintenance Applications

  • Guardianship issues and applications

  • Cohabitation Agreements

  • Civil Partnerships

  • Domestic Violence Applications

  • Recognition of Foreign Divorces

  • Prenuptial Agreements

 

LICENSING

We have provided advice to clients to include hotels, businesses and business owners on a number of licensing matters to include Court applications for various licences. If you require advice or assistance then please do not hesitate to contact us.

  • Special Exemptions

  • 7 day licences/Ad interim Transfers

  • Club Licences

  • Dancing & Theatre Licences

  • Auctioneer’s Licences

  • Restaurant Licences

  • Music & Singing Licences

  • Defence of Prosecutions under the Licensing Acts

 
 

IMMIGRATION AND ASYLUM

We provide advice in all aspects of immigration law to include issues with regard to naturalisation, visas, EU Treat Rights and family re-unification. We also offer a wide range of experience in processing Immigrant Investor Applications.

  • Applications for Naturalisation

  • Applications for Leave to Remain in the State

  • Human Rights Applications

  • Work Permits, work visa and Business Applications

  • Applications based on marriage and relationship to EU and Irish Nationals

  • Student Visa Applications

  • Citizenship applications

  • Residence Applications

  • Family Reunification Applications

  • Immigrant Investor Programme