Legal Areas of Expertise of Lally Solicitors Galway
We provide a full service based on extensive experience in the following areas:
- Buying /Selling a house
- Buying /Selling a Site
- Buying /Selling an Apartment
- Buying /Selling a Commercial Property
- Farm Transfers
Our services also include:
- Mortgages – First Time Mortgage/Top Up or switch/change over to a new Lending Institution
- Leases –Short or Long term Commercial and Short Term Lettings.
- Rectification of Title Problems in the Land Registry.
- Full examination and assessment of all title and contractual matters, planning, stamp duty, law searches and registrations.
Our Areas of Commercial and Corporate Law Includes
We work closely with our business clients in order to identify the legal and commercial risks that they face, and to structure their affairs to minimise those risks.
We have experience in all aspects of Commercial Conveyancing. Sharon Lally has a degree in Corporate Law and has experience in a range of large and complex corporate transactions;
- The setting up of Developments for Residential/Mixed Use and Commercial Units. We can help advise from the outset from Land acquisition through to finance structure and title issues.
- We have expertise in drafting and negotiating Commercial Leases both Short-Term Lease and Long Term and FRI Leases.
- Acquisition and Disposal of Commercial, Industrial and Retail Property.
On the Commercial side, at Lally Solicitors we bring a realistic legal commercial approach to negotiating every type of business document, from standard terms and conditions of sale to more complex agreements to include but not limited to the following;
- Distribution Contracts
- Agency Contracts
- Franchise arrangements
- Partnership Agreements
- Licence Agreements.
We have wide experience in all types of corporate disputes, including those arising from commercial agreements and operations, mergers and acquisitions and other corporate, construction and banking transactions. We have experience in all the following forums to help you resolve such commercial disputes;
- Commercial Mediation
- Circuit Court
- High Court
- Commercial Court
A divorce or separation can be one of the most difficult times in a person’s life. We will assist you to minimise the stress, time and expense involved. We advise you of your entitlements and strive to achieve the best possible results.
Sharon Lally has over ten years experience in all matters of Family Law. She has dealt with international child abduction cases under the Hague Convention in both the European Union and the USA. She deals on a regular basis with Separations and Divorce in the Circuit Court and the High Court. She has a sympathetic and practical approach in seeking the most sensible and realistic solutions. Sharon has considerable experience in negotiating and resolving family Law legal proceedings. On the other hand, she has the litigation experience to rigorously deal with any proceedings.
The main areas of family law we deal with are as follows:
- Civil Partnerships
- Co-habitation and non- marital relationships
- Maintenance and child support
- Custody and Access orders for children
For the Employee:
We advise on all aspects of Employment Law and Industrial relations. In addition to helping client to resolve disputes, we have substantial experience in assisting clients prevent disputes before they occur. Our services range from advising clients prior to the commencement of any claim by providing strategic, pre-claim guidance, through to the managing claims before the Workplace Relations Commission, Labour Court, Circuit Court and High Courts.
For the Employer:
Employment legislation will have an effect on every large organisation. Legislation is regularly amended, and new rulings continually affect how legislation is interpreted.
Understandably, businesses are wary of employment-related matters and are concerned that expensive legal proceedings are just around the corner. Whilst it is true that contentious employment matters do arise from time to time, it is much better for you and more cost effective for your business if you take proactive advice and set up appropriate employment policies and practices in advance.
At Lally Solicitors we have the expertise to assist you and ensure that your interests are protected in accordance with the law.
A will gives effect to your wishes after your death. We can advise you on how to protect your family and property when making your will. We attend to each step necessary to take out a grant of probate to the will.
We will also deal with an estate where there is no will. We will advise you on who can apply for a grant of representation and how the estate is divided. We will then deal with the payment of taxes and the division of the assets.
Lally Solicitors has experience in all aspects of Farm Transfers, Acquisitions and Disposals. We are experienced in all farming legal issues including property law, family law, collaborative farming and renewable energy and land access arrangements.
We provide advices to farmers on a range of legal issues from farm partnerships to family farm transfers and succession planning to land leasing and grazing agreements.
Sharon Lally the Principal of Lally Solicitors is a member of the IFA and as such has a keen interest in all aspects of Farming Law. We are one of the few solicitor firms in Ireland who have the necessary expertise in agricultural law.
Conflicts and disputes often arise during the course of Business or Personal Relationships. We ensure our clients are suitably and professionally advised to deal with such disputes in an efficient and cost effective manner.
We focus on your needs, evaluate your case and formulate a tailor made strategy to achieve the best possible outcome, whether through negotiation and settlement, through the courts or via mediation/ alternative dispute resolution.
Lally Solicitors Galway have the necessary expertise and experience to advise in all areas of Civil and Commercial litigation.