Solicitors

James Kelly - Solicitor

James is a solicitor in the Property team at Hayes solicitors. He has worked with a wide variety of clients to date and has particular expertise in the areas of landlord and tenant law, the sale and purchase of commercial and residential properties and acting for lending institutions in taking security over property. 

Expertise

James is a solicitor in the Property team at Hayes solicitors. He has worked with a wide variety of clients to date and has particular expertise in the areas of landlord and tenant law, the sale and purchase of commercial and residential properties and acting for lending institutions in taking security over property. 

Experience

  • Landlord and tenant – James has advised both landlords and tenants on the creation of office and retail leases in multi-unit developments
  • Security and title reviews – James has worked with lending institutions and prepared security and title reports where security is to be taken over property
  • Commercial property sales – James has acted for institutional clients disposing of property portfolios and for receivers selling investment properties
  • Residential property sales and purchases – James has acted for individuals in buying and selling residential properties
  • Due diligence - James has assisted in large due diligence projects for clients in asset and share purchase transactions
  • Pension schemes – James has acted for a pension provider as trustee in the acquisition of properties into private pension schemes.  

Qualifications/Education

  • Bachelor of Law and German, Trinity College Dublin and University of Hamburg, 2010
  • Certificate in Legal German, Law Society of Ireland and Goethe Institute, 2012
  • Professional qualification as a solicitor, Law Society of Ireland, 2013

Memberships

  • Member of the Law Society of Ireland
  • Member of the Irish Society of European Law

Other

  • James is a fluent German speaker