Property Department

Clerkin Lynch LLP has a dedicated property department run under the supervision of Niall Clerkin who is a partner in Clerkin Lynch.


We act for a number of developers in acquiring and selling large tranches of property in industrial estates and retail parks. The following is a summary of the commercial property transactions the firm has been involved in, ranging from €5,000,000 to €20,000,000.



  • Acquisition of Phase 1 and Phase 2 Airton Road Tallaght and subsequent sales to Power City Limited and Irish Tar and Bitumen Suppliers Limited.
  • Acquisition of Profile Park
  • Acquisition of Commercial Units in Kilcarbery Business Park from Britvic
  • Sale of Milford Manor Clondalkin, Dublin 22 to Clúid Housing Agency in four stages
  • Acquisition and sale of Millrose, Bluebell, Dublin 12 to Clúid Housing Agency together with Development Agreement
  • Sale of 9.8 hectares at Ashford, Co. Wicklow to an Irish Collective Asset-management Vehicle (ICAV)
  • Sale of residental units at Hayfield, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
  • Acquisition of Block E, Bray Civic Centre
  • Acquisition of Bray Town Hall


The property department also acts on behalf of a global leader in the office fit out market whose business it is to create turnkey spaces tailored to its clients’ exact specifications.


Additionally, Clerkin Lynch LLP acts on behalf of many private clients in relation to residential conveyances ranging in value from €100,000 to €5,000,000.  We deal with mortgage applications, first registrations, e-stamping and all ancillary matters. We have certified title where required to in all transactions after conducting the appropriate due diligence and compiling reports on title.


We regularly negotiate commercial leases for clients, ranging from restaurants to warehouse units.


We have dealt with the disposal of a block of apartments and we have acted in several other apartment sales. We have liaised with management companies and managing agents.


Recent Publications:


Bank of Ireland Fined €100m for regulatory breaches


New Rules for Irish Property Fund Sector


Investment Funds and the Irish Property Market


ELTIF Draft Regulatory Technical Standards Issued


New Rules for ELTIFs Adopted


Features of ELTIF 2.0 Regulation

Niall Clerkin

Founding Partner

Niall Clerkin is a founding partner of Clerkin Lynch LLP. 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 LLP 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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