Debt & Asset Recovery

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Unrivalled representation minimising the time and cost of debt recovery.

Our debt and asset recovery solicitors specialise in minimising the time and costs involved in pursuing debts and assets.

We provide a cost-effective service and have more than 25 years of experience in all matters relating to debt recovery. The unit is solely dedicated to this area of legal practice.

Our debt recovery and collection service covers every aspect of the legal process, from meeting with clients, taking instructions, issuing proceedings in the District, Circuit and High Courts, dealing with defended cases in all courts, enforcement of all judgment methods, including registration of judgment mortgages, bankruptcy and order for sale proceedings, updating clients and advising on effective debt management.

Through years of practice, our solicitors have wide-reaching experience in dealing with all aspects of the debt recovery and collection process. We continuously handle a large volume of cases and clients, which requires the most effective use of the legal process. The services and expertise of experienced litigation solicitors are available to the debt and asset recovery unit, if and when the need arises.


  • Demand letters
  • Negotiating schemes of arrangement and settlement
  • District, Circuit and High Court proceedings (defended and undefended)
  • Obtaining judgments
  • Enforcement of judgments
  • Applications for injunctive relief

Contact one of our Debt & Asset Recovery team

Jacci Fox

Debt & Asset Recovery Manager

T: +353 61 445585
E: [email protected]

Éadaoin Jackson

Associate Solicitor

T: +353 61 445539
E: [email protected]


Please contact us and one of our experienced solicitors will be in touch shortly.

Insurance litigation, defamation and environmental disputes are key areas of strength at Holmes O'Malley Sexton, which is also increasingly active in contentious construction matters. The team, which is based across the firm's offices in Dublin and Limerick, also regularly handles litigation in the public sector, including judicial review proceedings and regulatory matters for healthcare and education entities. Managing partner Harry Fehily is active in a range of commercial disputes and also strong for mediation. Other key contacts include new partners Michael Murphy, who specialises in financial services and insurance litigation, with additional expertise in data protection matters, and Pat McInerney, who regularly acts for public sector bodies.
Dispute Resolution – Legal 500 EMEA 2020
Holmes O'Malley Sexton regularly acts for Limerick public sector entities such as Limerick University and also has expertise in the regulatory sphere. Practice head Harry Fehily is acting for the Irish Greyhound Board in respect of the first successful prosecution under section 20 of the Welfare of Greyhounds Act 2011.
Public Sector, Legal 500 EMEA 2018
Holmes O'Malley Sexton is well known in the insurance defence sector, where practice head Robert Kennedy and Harry Fehily provide ‘an excellent turnaround service’. Fehily was also active in a number of defamation claims. Donal Creaton has ‘excellent knowledge of the courts process’. All named partners are based in Limerick.
Dispute Resolution, Legal 500 EMEA 2018
Winner of Best Employer: Talent Development and Workplace Wellness Award 2017
Limerick Chamber Regional Business Awards
Holmes O’Malley Sexton regularly acts for receivers and is ‘particularly good on real estate issues in insolvency situations’. Associate Lisa Killeen is the main contact.
Insolvency and Corporate Restructuring, Legal 500 EMEA 2017
Winner of Legal Executive of the Year 2015 -  Jacci Fox, Debt & Asset Recovery Manager
Irish Law Awards

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