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Caitriona Leahy

Senior Associate Solicitor

T: +353 61 445520
E: [email protected]

Caitriona Leahy is a Senior Associate Solicitor in our property department and joined the firm in 2003.

She specialises in advising on all aspects of the acquisition, development and disposal of commercial and residential property, including retail, commercial, industrial, office and residential premises.

Many of the transactions which Caitriona is engaged in are tax based and her experience extends to advising clients on the taxation implications of these transactions, given that she is also qualified as a taxation consultant.

Caitriona’s experience also extends to advising on all matters relating to landlord and tenant law and commercial licence agreements, including negotiating, drafting and implementing commercial property leases and licence agreements and dealing with related issues, such as surrenders and variation of leases, on behalf of landlords, tenants, licensors and licensees.

Caitriona acts for developers, statutory bodies, private and institutional investors, partnerships, retailers, companies, private individuals charities and other non-profit organisations.

  • Associate of the Irish Taxation Institute
  • University College Cork, BCL
  • Registered Tax Consultant
  • Admitted to the Law Society of Ireland
Holmes O'Malley Sexton’s team was boosted by the promotion of Limerick-based Sandra Egan to the partnership, and the hire of Michael Carrigan, who joined the Dublin office from Eugene F. Collins. Egan, who heads the practice, was instructed by Dublin City Council on a number of matters including the acquisition of housing units.
Real Estate, Legal 500 EMEA 2018
Holmes O'Malley Sexton’s ‘approachable and proactively helpful team’ was active on a number of lender side deals for domestic banks and alternative lenders. Limerick-based senior associate Lisa Killeen is the main contact.
Banking and Finance, Legal 500 EMEA 2018
Winner of Best Employer: Talent Development and Workplace Wellness Award 2017
Limerick Chamber Regional Business Awards
Holmes O’Malley Sexton’s Dublin practice was boosted by the hire of Áine Kehoe, formerly of Maples and Calder, who focuses on corporate finance. Limerick-based senior associate Caitriona Leahy handles real estate finance.
Banking and Finance, Legal 500 EMEA 2017
Finalist - Property, Planning and Probate Team of the Year 2015 and 2016
Irish Law Awards
Finalist - Banking, Finance and Insolvency Team of the Year 2014 and 2015
Irish Law Awards
Winner of Munster Law Firm of the Year 2012, 2014 and 2015
Irish Law Awards

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