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William Donovan

Associate Solicitor

T: +353 61 445504
E: [email protected]

William Donovan is a Senior Solicitor in our property department and joined the firm in April 2006.

William specialises in all aspects of residential and commercial property transactions and probate, advising property developers and private clients.

Recent transactions include the purchase, mortgage, and sale of residential and commercial property; residential and commercial leasing; ground rent applications; preparation and execution of wills; preparation and execution of enduring powers of attorney; extraction of grants of probate and letters of administration on the death of the owner of real estate or personal property and the distribution of the estate to the beneficiaries.

  • A member of Galbally Voluntary Housing Association.
  • Regularly gives presentations on wills and estate planning to organisations including the ICA and various charitable institutions.
  • University College Cork, BCL
  • Law Society of Ireland, Diploma Property Tax
  • 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
Winner of Best Employer: Talent Development and Workplace Wellness Award 2017
Limerick Chamber Regional Business Awards
Finalist - Property, Planning and Probate Team of the Year 2015 and 2016
Irish Law Awards
Winner of Munster Law Firm of the Year 2012, 2014 and 2015
Irish Law Awards

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