Clair is Head of the Commercial Property Department at LK Shields.

Clair has extensive experience in advising on all aspects of commercial property including acquisition and disposal of development land, property aspects of corporate and M&A transactions, sale and acquisition of multi-property investments and commercial landlord and tenant. 

Clair acts for a number of Irish and international clients, developers, real estate funds, family investment houses and oil companies. 

Experience

  • Advising the Reihill family on the property aspects of their agreement to sell Top Oil to Irving Oil. Top Oil’s fuel retail network comprises of 180 service stations and a fuel terminal in Dublin Port.

  • Acting for the seller, Topaz Investments Limited on the property aspects of the sale of Topaz Energy Group Limited and Esso Ireland Limited to Alimentation Couche-Tard. Topaz is Ireland’s largest importer and distributor of fuel products and also operates a substantial retail petrol and convenience store network.

  • Acting for a developer in the sale of a large tract of development land in north county Dublin to Glenveagh Properties plc.

  • Advising a leading US owned lifestyle retailer on the sale and leaseback of two of its flagship stores in Wicklow and Dublin.

  • Acting for a private Irish family office on the acquisition of large commercial property portfolios and development land.

  • Acting for a number of international corporates in relation to the negotiation of leases (from both a landlord and tenant perspective) in respect of retail, industrial and office premises.

Contact Clair

+ 353 1 637 1543
ccassidy@lkshields.ie

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Awards &
Recommendations

Recommended for Real Estate.

Legal 500 2018
Awards &
Recommendations

Recommended for Real Estate.

Legal 500 2016
Awards &
Recommendations

Clair Cassidy is described as an ‘absolute professional’.

Legal 500 2015
Awards &
Recommendations

Recommended for real estate, Clair Cassidy gives straightforward answers.

Legal 500 2014
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Legal 500 2017

The firm has been highly ranked in the latest edition of Legal 500. Leading independent legal ranking publication Legal 500 ...

Photo for article Acquisition of the Sirio fuel retail business by Top Oil

Acquisition of the Sirio fuel retail business by Top Oil

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LK Shields acted in the sale of Topaz

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  • Admitted as a Solicitor in Ireland
    Law Society of Ireland
    2005

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