We advise on the sale, purchase, letting and financing of all real estate classes including office, industrial, retail, health, development land, PRS and BTR, and student accommodation.

We work on a multi-disciplinary level with our colleagues in construction, finance, corporate and funds delivering an integrated, collaborative and complete service to our clients. We manage delivery using technology and project management in an innovative and efficient manner.

Our clients include equity and institutional investors, financial institutions, developers, real estate funds and asset managers. We deliver pragmatic and tailored commercial advice in an efficient manner to meet our clients’ key business objectives. We help our clients to anticipate issues, overcome legal obstacles and achieve an orderly, cost effective and successful result.

Experience

  • Acted for Kajima Corporation in relation to the property aspects of the development finance for a 258-unit residential development at Belmayne, Dublin 13 in addition to the initial site acquisition.
  • Acting for October Investments in relation to the letting of a significant new office development at 35 Shelbourne Road, Dublin 4.
  • Acting for Gowan Group Limited on the sale of its existing motor importer headquarters, parts warehousing and distribution facility at Naas Road, Dublin 12.
  • Acting for a leading global multi-family office in its acquisition of several sites for redevelopment as PRS and PBSA schemes.
  • Advised Ellwood Homes on the forward sale of a social housing development to Louth County Council.
Head of Practice
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Clair Cassidy

Partner
Real Estate

ccassidy@lkshields.ie
+ 353 1 637 1543


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Recommendations

"LK Shields offers great turnaround times and the team are very responsive." Recommended for Real Estate.

Chambers Europe 2023
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‘The team has wide-ranging skillsets and is friendly and open to deal with.’ Recommended for Real Estate.

Legal 500 2022
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"LK Shields are practical, commercially focused and deliver excellent response times. I have always been impressed with their customer services." Recommended for Real Estate.

Chambers Europe 2022
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"Good to work with and strong at managing costs." Recommended for Real Estate.

Legal 500 2021
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"The lawyers are extremely attentive and respond to queries on various matters, small and large, within a short timeframe." Recommended for Real Estate.

Chambers Europe 2021
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Recommended for Real Estate.

Legal 500 2020
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Recommended for Real Estate.

Chambers Europe 2016
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Clair Cassidy

Partner

ccassidy@lkshields.ie
+ 353 1 637 1543

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Patrick Ryan

Partner

pryan@lkshields.ie
+353 1 6385892

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Peter O’Reilly

Partner

poreilly@lkshields.ie
+353 1 637 1579

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Pat Fox

Partner

pfox@lkshields.ie
+353 1 6385864

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