Entries by Sophie Olsthoorn


O’Flynn Exhams represented the Cork landlords in successfully establishing that a CVA (an English restructuring mechanism advanced by the tenant, Monsoon Accessorize Limited (MAL)) did not validly modify Irish commercial lease terms, and did not displace the contractual obligations of an Irish guarantor. The Judgment of Mr Justice McDonald sets out salutary analysis on the […]

OFX Pledges Name to Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Charter

O’Flynn Exhams has signed the Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Charter published by the Law Society of Ireland. Signatories to the GEDI Charter will treat all individuals and groups of individuals fairly and equally and no less favourably, specific to their needs, in areas of gender, civil status, family status, sexual orientation, religion, age, race, class, […]

Summer Internship Programme at OFX 2020

Left to Right: Emily Macilwraith, Kathryn Buckley, Cynthia Bernard.   O’Flynn Exhams was delighted to run its Summer Internship Programme again this year. While the restrictions meant that our internship programme was substantially scaled back and modified in structure, we were pleased to welcome three interns over the later part of the summer. Emily Macilwraith, […]

O’Flynn Exhams sponsors COPE Foundation Golf Classic 2020

Cope Foundations’ annual Golf Classic, sponsored by O’Flynn Exhams Solicitors, took place last Thursday 17th and Friday 18th September at Monkstown Golf Club. This fundraiser generates much-needed funds for people with intellectual disabilities and/or autism across Cork city and county to live ‘Your Life Your Way’. Considering the devastating impact Covid-19 is having on fundraising, this event has never been more […]

COVID-19: The temporary measures a business may consider

In light of the unprecedented global impact of COVID-19 on businesses, across all sectors of society, employers are now faced with making difficult calls on how to operate their business through these uncertain times. Accordingly, many employers are now faced with the difficult decision to review headcount and assess whether it will need to effect […]

The A, B, and C…oronavirus

With the first three cases of Covid-19 arriving on Irish shores, employers must now consider the very real possibility that the effects of Covid-19 may cross the office threshold. Employers must now assess how to balance the health and safety of its employees, with maintaining the businesses day to day operations, in light of the […]

OFX proudly sponsors IMART 2020

OFX partners Conor Lupton and Micheal O Mullain attended the media launch for IMART 2020 in the Mayor’s Chambers, City Hall on Friday 7th February. This June Cork City will play host to 28 teams from 14 countries including Argentina, Italy, New Zealand, Ecuador, Spain and the UK for the International Mixed Ability Rugby World […]

O’Flynn Exhams appoints Judith Curtin and Joan Byrne as partners

OFX are delighted to announce that Judith Curtin and Joan Byrne have been appointed as partners to the firm. Both of these appointments come at an exciting time for OFX, as they continue to expand and develop their team based at 57/58 South Mall in Cork City. Judith Curtin has specialist knowledge in commercial contracts […]

OFX attends Cork Chamber Annual Dinner 2020

Members of the O’Flynn Exhams team were delighted to attend the prestigious Cork Chamber Annual Dinner at City Hall on February 7th. 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 Chamber President Paula Cogan and musician, film-maker and […]

OFX welcomes two new solicitors to the team

We are delighted to announce two new solicitors to our team at OFX. Elaine O’ Flynn has joined our Litigation and Dispute Resolution team with a particular focus on employment law matters. Elaine has experience representing and advising a range of clients and state bodies on various employment related matters including unfair dismissals, equality claims, […]