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Purtill heads up a dedicated team of lawyers in the
Margarita graduated from the National University of Ireland,
Galway with an undergraduate degree in Law and history.
She then studied at UCC and obtained a postgraduate LLB.
She has also completed a Diploma in Family Law with the
Law Society of Ireland and a diploma in trusts and estates
from the Law society of Ireland.
Margarita is a qualified Trusts and Estates Practitioner
(TEP) and a member of STEP (the Society of Trust and Estate
has extensive experience in many areas of law. She has
dealt with all kinds of property transactions including
residential and commercial property, site acquisition,
commercial leases both Landlord and Tenant.
specialises in wills, succession planning, lifetime transfers
and tax advice including law for the elderly and administration
provides practical and client focused legal advice in
a confidential and sensitive manner. You can be confident
that your affairs will be dealt with competently and efficiently.
Thornton graduated from the University of Limerick
with a Degree in Law and European Studies (French) and
went on to qualify as a solicitor in 2008. Aoife is also
qualified as a Mediator through the Mediators Institute
of Ireland (MII) and has practised in this area.
Aoife worked with Pierse Fitzgibbon Solicitors in Listowel
for almost 10 years and has since gone on to become a
Kerry County Councillor following the 2014 local elections
Aoife's areas of expertise are in the areas of Family
Law, Employment Law, Agricultural Law and General Litigation.
She also advises on commercial transactions, licensing
law and personal injuries.
advises both employers and employees in relation to a
wide array of employment law issues both in a contentious
and non-contentious setting. Aoife has extensive experience
in Family law having advised on all aspects of same.
an elected member of Kerry County Council Aoife sits on
manyBoard and Committees including:
Member of Kerry Education and Training Board ( Kerry ETB)
Chairperson of Causeway Comprehensive School Board of
Member of Listowel Community College Board of Managment
Member of the new Local Community Development Committee
Member of the Southern and Regional Drug and Alcohol Task
Member of the Board of the University College Cork
from the National University of Ireland Galway with a
Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB) in 2004, after first completing
his BA degree in English, Sociology & Politics. He
then spent time working abroad, before returning to Ireland
to work in the banking industry.
Paul then went on to qualify as a solicitor, spending
four years working with Cahill & Cahill Solicitors
in Castlebar and subsequently joined Woods Hogan Solicitors
in Dublin for two years. From there Paul made a return
to the Banking sector when he took up a role as an In-House
Legal Counsel for the global financial services provider,
Pepper Finance (Ireland).
Paul is now engaged in the general practice of the firm
with a special interest in the areas of conveyancing,
litigation, and District court matters. He also has a
wealth of experience of dealing withbanking law matters.
Paul is a member of the Law Society of Ireland and looks
forward to dealing with your legal needs in a discrete,
professional and timely manner.
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