Our Team

Our team of highly qualified solicitors have handled a large volume of cases and transactions across a broad range of practice areas and consistently deliver excellent service and results. The structure of our firm ensures clients’ requirements receive the attention they deserve and that their needs are at the forefront of the practice.

Niall Clerkin

Founding Partner

Niall Clerkin is a founding partner of Clerkin Lynch. Niall trained and worked as a qualified solicitor for two of Dublin’s leading law firms, primarily practising in the area of banking and financial services law. Niall established Clerkin Lynch with Kevin Lynch in 2008. Since establishing the firm he has substantially expanded his practice areas and brings years of specialist expertise to the areas of commercial litigation, financial services law and commercial property law.

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Kevin Lynch

Founding Partner

Kevin Lynch is a founding partner of Clerkin Lynch. He trained and qualified as a solicitor in a leading Dublin law firm, where he worked for 7 years prior to establishing Clerkin Lynch. Kevin has particular expertise in the areas of commercial law, commercial litigation and contentious and non-contentious construction law.

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Emer Fitzhenry


Emer Fitzhenry is a solicitor in the Property Department of Clerkin Lynch. She specialises in commercial and residential property law. Emer commenced her traineeship with Clerkin Lynch in October 2012 and since that time has focused predominantly on growing the firm’s property practice.

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Thomas McCluskey


Thomas is a solicitor in the dispute resolution department. He works primarily in the area of litigation, in particular disputes involving financial service providers, employment issues, debt recovery, fraud, intellectual property, bankruptcy, professional negligence and company shareholders and directors.

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Sean Hiney


Sean commenced his training contract with Clerkin Lynch in March 2015 and qualified as a solicitor with the firm in December 2017. He has been involved in a wide-range of sectors within the firm including commercial, litigation and property.

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Sinead Quigley


Sinead qualified as a solicitor with the firm in February 2018. Sinead practises primarily in the areas of corporate law, commercial litigation and employment law. Sinead has particular experience in advising large family owned businesses and has in the past advised on the implementation of appropriate legal structures to deal with succession and dispute resolution. She has also acted for vendors and purchasers in acquisitions in the Media and Entertainment Sector.

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Kevin Stewart

Trainee Solicitor

Kevin is a second-year trainee solicitor, who has gained experience in the areas of property, employment law, family law, landlord and tenant disputes, and commercial litigation.

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Asa Yamada

山田 麻 Office Manager

Asa has worked in Clerkin Lynch since October 2016. Her role at Clerkin Lynch involves a wide variety of responsibilities such as human resources, bookkeeping, and liaising with clients.


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Sophie McCrea

Office Administrator

Sophie studied History and Classics at Maynooth University and graduated with a Master of Arts in Classical Studies in 2014. She started in Clerkin Lynch in April 2017, assisting in general office administration, bookkeeping and record management.

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