Philip O'Connor

Philip O'Connor

Partner Dublin, Ireland


  • Qualified in the Republic of Ireland in 1987

Philip is a partner in our Dublin office and acts for regulated funds in the acquisition and development of property portfolios, for lenders providing mezzanine finance and loan acquisitions, and for individual and corporate investors on the purchase and sale of residential and investment properties.

He also acts for lenders (including credit unions) in taking and realising security through the sale of secured property assets, liquidators and receivers on the sale of property assets, and for companies on sale and leaseback arrangements.

Philip has significant expertise in acting for developers on purchase, development and sale of both residential and commercial developments, landlords and tenants entering into commercial single and multi-unit developments and the sale and purchase of licensed premises.

He also acts for management companies and agents in relation to issues arising on foot of common areas in apartment and office blocks.

Philip is a member of The Dublin Solicitors Bar Association and the incorporated Law Society of Ireland.

Work highlights

  • Acting for Dublin local authority on the development and sale of lands on foot of Council orders.
  • Acting for Singapore based investors in the set up of a QAIF and development of their property portfolio within that structure.
  • Acting for non-resident investors in the set up of an ICAV for acquisition and development of their Irish property portfolio.
  • Acting for Irish based lender providing mezzanine finance for loan acquisition of Irish property portfolios.


Market recognition
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