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2804, 2017

OFX announce sponsorship of “The Moon” at Cork Midsummer Festival 2017

We are delighted to announce that OFX is proud sponsor of The Museum of the Moon at this year’s Cork Midsummer Festival. ‘The Moon’ will be landing in Cork on Midsummer’s Day, where it will be housed in the Nexus Hall at CIT from June 21-23.

Speaking about this new sponsorship, Richard Neville, Managing […]

1304, 2017

O’Flynn Exhams continues to expand with the appointment of two new partners

Pictured outside O’Flynn Exhams’ South Mall offices are (L to R) Des Lynch (Partner), Richard Neville (O’Flynn Exhams Managing Partner) and Tom O’Byrne (Partner).

Building on recent growth at the firm, OFX is delighted to announce the appointment of two new partners. Des Lynch is now partner in the Private Client team and Tom O’Byrne […]

504, 2017

OFX shortlisted as finalists in the 2017 AIB Private Banking Irish Law Awards

O’Flynn Exhams are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted in the AIB Private Banking Irish Law Awards, 2017. OFX have been shortlisted as finalists in the Munster Provincial Law Firm of the Year category. This award honours outstanding firms of solicitors in Munster who have demonstrated an exceptional achievement in the law in […]

2802, 2017

O’Flynn Exhams bolsters corporate practice with appointment of new partner, Conor Lupton

Pictured is (L to R) Conor Lupton (Partner) with Richard Neville (O’Flynn Exhams Managing Partner)

OFX are delighted to announce the appointment of Conor Lupton as a partner, in the corporate team. This new appointment comes at an exciting time for OFX as they continue to expand their services. OFX currently employs 45 people at its South […]

1602, 2017

OFX senior associate Marguerite Gallagher discusses Rent Pressure Zones in the Irish Examiner

One of our senior associates, Marguerite Gallagher, has an enlightening piece in today’s Irish Examiner, discussing the measures brought in by the Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act 2016.

In the article, she outlines the ramifications for both tenants and landlords in the newly-designated Rent Pressure Zones:

“The Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential […]

902, 2017

O’Flynn Exhams attend the Cork Chamber Annual Dinner 2017

Members of the O’Flynn Exhams team were delighted to attend the prestigious Cork Chamber Annual Dinner at City Hall on February 3rd. Over 1,000 guests were hosted at the Dinner, which is one of the most prominent business events in the country.

Speakers on the night included Doug Howlett, retired Munster and New Zealand rugby player, […]

901, 2017

Change to Courts Act 1981 Interest from 1 January 2017

On 19th December 2016, Frances Fitzgerald, Minister for Justice and Equality signed into the law ‘Courts Act 1981 (Interest on Judgment Debts) Order 2016’ (S.I. 624 of 2016) (“the Order”).

This Order reduces the rate of interest payable on judgment debts, under section 26 of the Debtors (Ireland) Act 1940 from 8% to 2%.

The Order came […]

2911, 2016

OFX announce four new appointments

Pictured (from left to right) are Ronan Healy (Associate), Joan Byrne (Senior Associate), Richard Neville (O’Flynn Exhams Managing Partner), Eimear Boyle (Associate) and Brendan Hogan (Senior Associate).

OFX are delighted to announce the recent appointment of two new Senior Associates and two Associates to the firm.

Joan Byrne joins the Commercial Property team as Senior […]

2709, 2016

OFX and Cope Foundation Golf Classic 2016

OFX once again continued its long standing association with Cope Foundation in sponsoring this year’s Cope Foundation Charitable Trust Golf Classic.

This year the event was held at Douglas Golf Club on August 25th.

Cope Foundation supports 2,300 children and adults with intellectual disabilities and/or autism in 65 different locations.

The event raised much needed funds for various […]

1608, 2016

Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2015

On 4 December 2015, The Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2015 was signed into law.

The following noteworthy provisions of the 2015 Act came into immediate effect:-

  1. a temporary prohibition on conducting rent reviews more often than once in every 2 year period. This restriction is temporary in that it applies until 3 December 2019 when rent […]