Established in 1995, Geaney Solicitors LLP have advised private individual clients and corporate business clients on many aspects of Irish and European Law. We pride ourselves with our professional, high quality and personal approach taken to all our clients legal requirements. We now use innovative legal solutions to provide legal advice nationwide in Ireland in the areas of SME Business Law, Sports Governance Law, Property Law, Planning Law and Employment Law in particular. 

We believe in building strong relationships with our clients through confidence and trust by offering a continued professional service our clients can rely on. As a family firm, we are dedicated to working consistently with our clients to develop such relationships that last long into the future. We have acted for many generations of the same families and continue to foster those relationships and build new relationships with new clients.

Niall Geaney

BA LLB Solicitor

Niall mainly advises clients in respect of Business Commercial and Contract Law, Planning and Environmental Law, Residential and Commercial Property Law, Sports Governance Law and Employment Law.

He is a member of the Roll of Solicitors in the Republic of Ireland, England and Wales.

He also has a keen interest in sports law, particularly the area of Motorsport Law and advises on governance, regulatory and disciplinary matters. He has also acted for participants in GAA, Rugby and various other sports in relation to disciplinary and governance issues.

He advises on legal issues facing sports athletes in GAA and has represented a number of players before the Dispute Resolutions Authority recently. Niall also advises individual sports athletes on liability issues for on field incidents and has recently been published in the Irish Examiner - 

Niall Geaney currently sits on the FIA Formula One and Formula E Cost Cap Adjudication Panel as a Judge at International Level in Motorsport. He also has significant experience in advising on Sports Disciplinary and Regulatory matters nationally and has previously advised the National Governing Body (Motorsport Ireland) on numerous occasions over the last 12 years. Niall's knowledge of National and International Rules and Regulations surrounding the sport of Motorsport are vast which he has developed through his interest and experience of the sport and is amongst only a small handful of lawyers in Ireland with such experience and knowledge.

Niall advises a number of other sports governing bodies on a broad range of legal issues with a particular interest in unique and extreme sports. Some of the more unique clients that Niall is currently advising in the extreme sports world -

- A North Pole to South Pole Adventure Team

- An International Electric Racing Car Championship owner in relation to set up, sponsorship and franchising options. 

Niall is a member of the Irish Centre for European Law in Trinity College and Irish Environmental Law Association.

Niall has a keen interest in International Law and Laws of the Sea and is a member of the Irish Maritime Law Association. Niall also sits on the Board and is a trustee of a number charities. 

Niall was educated at the University of Limerick where he graduated in 2004 an L.L.B Law Degree prior to qualifying as a Solicitor. 

Niall spends his time enjoying the beautiful countryside in our Cork office in Clonakilty and the city hustle and bustle of our Dublin office in Clontarf. 

Contact Niall on 00 353 (87) 2308797 or 

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Patrick Geaney

Solicitor / Mediator

Patrick established the firm in 1995 and has successfully developed it over the last 26 years to the successful nationwide practice that it is today.

Prior to this Patrick had over thirty years legal experience working for other legal firms in Limerick and for Limerick City Council

Patrick mainly advises both private and commercial clients in respect of Residential and Commercial Property transactions, Planning Law and CPOs, Personal Injuries, Probate and Wills, Debt Recovery Actions and Licensing Law.

Patrick is also an Accredited Mediator and is qualified to assist in all forms of Mediation at our Limerick offices or nationwide.

Patrick is also a member of the Irish Centre for European Law in Trinity College and Irish Maritime Law Association. 

Patrick spends his time in our Limerick office in the beautiful village of Adare. 

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