In a challenging commercial property market, we understand all clients require a high quality, fast and cost-efficient legal service.We provide a professional and comprehensive service to our clients. Our depth of knowledge and ability to understand commercial needs has seen our client base expand to include international and national retailers, large multinationals, property developers, semi-state bodies, charitable organisations, banks and other financial organisations and receivers.
We recognise that for many people their home is their greatest asset. We also understand that buying and selling property can be stressful for those involved so that we work closely with our clients to bring transactions to a smooth and timely conclusion.
We act for first time buyers, clients who are upgrading their property and investors. We tailor our service to suit your needs. We understand that if you are purchasing your first property you will need us to take you through each stage of the transaction carefully. Alternatively, if you are a frequent investor you will require a quick and efficient service with the minimum amount of effort on your part. Our property department has grown considerably over recent years and this allows us to provide the high level of personal service which our clients have come to expect.
Our services cover:
- Acquisition and sale of commercial, industrial and retail properties
- Commercial leases
- Sale and leaseback
- Property issues in insolvency
- Planning and environmental issues
- Financing and refinancing
- Shopping centre developments
- Licenced premises
- Sale and purchase of farms
- Compulsory acquisition
- Property issues in mergers and acquisitions
- Residential development schemes
- Receiver sales
- Security and title reviews for lending institutions.
Our services include:
- Buying and selling
- Family arrangements and property transfers
- Landlord and tenant
- Advice on co-ownership and cohabitation.
What clients say: Property
"They take the time to explain issues and offer guidance as to how to resolve them."
"A very dedicated service with a good variety of resources and quick turnaround times."
Hayes Solicitors has been particularly active in the retail sector.
The Property team at Hayes is "very thorough, businesslike and commercial."
Clients are pleased with the Property team's "spot-on legal advice that is rooted in the commercial background."
Jackie Buckley covers all aspects of real estate law, with notable experience in advising landlords and tenants in insolvency situations, as well as acting on property transactions, financing and leasing cases. Clients principally come from the banking, public and retail sectors. Sources say: "She is very knowledgeable, and provides comprehensive, relevant advice with a commercially considered approach."
Clients highlight Rachel Rodgers as being "knowledgeable, efficient and approachable." She advises clients on the sale and purchase of various commercial properties, and works with banks and receivers on real estate matters.
"A proactive, client-focused and commercial team."
"Hayes solicitors 'regularly goes above and beyond for clients', and practice head Jackie Buckley 'provides workable solutions'."
"Hayes solicitors 'regularly goes above and beyond for clients'."
Hayes solicitors is ‘exceptionally good’. Clients include Hickey’s Pharmacy, Primark and the Irish Heritage Trust.
Jackie Buckley is ‘technically brilliant, bringing it back to a level of commerciality’.
"The team is very easy to work with and has a great client service ethic."
"The team maintains a high level of contact, even if it is just to keep us up to date with what is going on."
Jackie Buckley "is very customer-focused. She understands that she needs to address our issues, rather than just giving us a legal view."
Department head Jackie Buckley is regarded by interviewees as a “practical and pragmatic lawyer.” She acts on many of the team's highest-profile mandates.
Hayes solicitors' Real Estate Department has a solid reputation in the market, with interviewees highlighting the strength and quality of its partners. It has comprehensive experience in this area, recently advising retail clients on a number of issues and acting on a range of restructuring and enforcement mandates.
Clients say “We can ring the lawyers day or night and will always get great service. The team is helpful and puts a strong emphasis on client service and ethics”.
“This practice enters the rankings on the back of enthusiastic feedback, with clients praising the team's solution-driven and client-oriented approach. The department offers a comprehensive real estate practice, covering finance, retail and office leasing and developments.”
Hayes solicitors ‘stands out in terms of performance and excellence'.
Hayes solicitors has a 'grounded' team.
Jackie Buckley ‘comes up with imaginative solutions’.
“Jackie Buckley is a leading figure in the team. Her clients are full of praise, saying: ‘She is always on top of her brief; we can absolutely rely on her'".
Hayes solicitors' Real Estate Department provides an ‘efficient, effective, accurate and timely service’.