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Tallans Solicitors Closed Friday 18th January

The offices of Tallans Solicitors in Ashbourne and Drogheda will be closed this Friday, 18th January. This is due to the sad passing of Garrett Cooney, beloved husband of Sheila Cooney, our managing partner. Garrett Cooney was one of Ireland’s most prominent barristers. Described as having an immense presence in court, he was “rightly regarded

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.