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HepC Compensation Tribunal and Tallan’s MD Sheila Cooney

Our MD Sheila Cooney sat on the Hepatitis C Compensation Tribunal from the beginning for 10 years. Sheila was chosen because of her extensive experience as a personal injury litigator. Most of the other Tribunal members were barristers and/or judges. She was the first and at the time, the only solicitor to sit on the

Talk to Tallans…about Divorce

Another great #talktotallans session on LMFM with Gerard Kelly. Deirdre and Gerry had a conversation about divorce – why divorce numbers are increasing, pension rights, international divorce and of course the timeframes involved.

What is Guardianship of a Child?

On our recent legal slot, Talk to Tallans on Late Lunch with Gerry Kelly on LMFM, we were asked a question about guardianship. Deirdre Moran, our partner and family law specialist, was asked what was the difference between guardianship and custody. The Dad, said the caller, got guardianship in this instance. We thought we’d write

Demystifying the Legal Process of Buying a House

We have so many people who ask the same question:  “why does it take so long to buy a house?” So we decided to write a booklet to explain it all, to strip back the mystery behind the buying process. Us solicitors always have your back, we don’t deliberately delay you moving in or selling.

Talk to Tallans….about Making a Will

On Monday, The Late Lunch on LMFM started a new feature providing legal advice with Tallans Solicitors. This week we began with wills. Our partner Deirdre spoke with Gerry Kelly of the Late Lunch and spent a half hour talking about wills. The phone lines and text lines were open for business and the calls