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Holiday Injury

I recently returned from my summer holidays in Spain. Unfortunately I sustained a serious injury at the hotel where I was staying. I cut my foot badly on a sharp tile at the hotel swimming pool. I attended the emergency room at the local hospital. I booked my package holiday through a tour operator but their representative did not offer me any advice regarding compensation for my injuries. Do I have to hire a Spanish lawyer to advise me of my rights it can I initiate legal proceedings from Ireland?  If you booked your holiday as a “package holiday” through a tour operator you may be able to …

Family Home

My husband has a gambling problem and I am concerned that he may try to sell our home to pay off gambling debts. The house is in his name and I am very worried. Can he sell our home without my consent? No, your husband may not legally sell your home without your consent. The family home of a married couple is protected by specific legislation, namely, the Family Home Protection Act, 1976. Similar protection is provided for the shared homeof civil partners by the civil partnership legislation. The Family Home Protection Act prevents one spouse or civil partner from selling, mortgaging, …


My ex-partner and I lived together for almost fifteen years until the recent breakdown of our relationship. We never married and we did not have any children together. We were both happy for me to stay at home while he worked. He continues to work and is very successful in his career. I was entirely dependent upon him financially and I find myself almost destitute now with no savings and no career. Please advise me of my rights.  The Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations Act, 2010 established a redress scheme for qualified cohabitants which may be activated at the end of a …


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    FG, Offaly
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    Sinead, many thanks again for a job well done. We really appreciate all your hard work and practical advice. We could not praise you highly enough.
    DD, Tullamore
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    PB, Dublin
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    I would happily recommend Daragh Byrne and his team to anyone looking for legal advice. His experience and expertise is second to none.
    DM, Offaly
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    Thank you to Brian Carolan for your excellent work with my legal case. I was delighted with the result. I have recommended you and the firm, and I will continue to do so.
    BY, Westmeath
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    When I was buying my first home my friends recommended that I engage Brian O’Brien. I was delighted with the service provided. Everything was delivered in record time and at a very cost effective price. I wouldn’t hesitate in recommending Brian.
    ML, Longford
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    I was involved in a serious accident and I was nervous about the legal process. My friend recommended Michael Leonard. I found him professional, diligent and efficient. I would happily recommend Michael.
    CS, Galway
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    Niall and his team were very kind and accessible throughout our daughter’s legal case. Niall kept us informed at each step on the way. We are very impressed and grateful for his expertise. We highly recommend Niall and his team at Byrne Carolan Cunningham.
    MD, Moate
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    In my experience Byrne Carolan Cunningham always provide a quality service at a sensible price.
    AY, Dublin
  • I have used the services of Byrne Carolan Cunningham many times over the years. I always find them approachable, professional and knowledgeable. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them.
    JD, Galway

Byrne Carolan Cunningham Solicitors

Byrne Carolan Cunningham Solicitors was founded in 1992 and have offices in Athlone, Moate, Lanesboro, Galway and Dublin. We offer expert and professional advice in all legal matters with a particular expertise in the areas of Personal Injury Law, Medical Negligence, Property Law and Wills and Inheritance Law.